Everybody has been touched by the sad story of Amanda Todd, and people are now beginning to come forward with their own experiences.
Here is just one, from the mighty pen of Paula Acton.
Originally posted on Paula Acton:
A slight departure from the normal today
In the news recently has been the tragic death of Amanda Todd I don’t want to go into the details of her passing here or talk about the specifics of her case though I will touch on certain aspects. Rather I want to talk about the power of words.
I am the mother of a daughter who was bullied in school, and as much as I taught her to ignore those who bullied her it was not always possible especially once the bullying became physical rather than verbal.
We writers craft our stories with the wealth of language we have at our disposal, our words have the power…
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