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THE TRUTH ABOUT HONESTY

Honesty:  n. being truthful and/or (without intentional fraudulent and/or deceptive behavior)

Honesty, telling the truth, or not lying is the best policy if you want a good reputation but that need not mean that you have to give honest answers to questions which are probing your private affairs. 266 more words

Common Sense

“None-Ya” and Name-Calling

My brother dated “Nonya” (none of your business) for a while until he was ready to tell my mother . . . <3

A friend’s comment on unsolicited opinions, specifically her shoveling snow (because, you know, that’s work for a man) got me thinking about compiling a mental list of potential comebacks for these teachable moments. 673 more words

A To Z Blogging

The power of the spoken word

Punches can knock you out, leave a physical scar but the pain gradually fades, though it can sometimes be fatal. However nothing hits harder than the full force of a verbal attack, mental scars that can haunt you. 226 more words

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Teacher Calls Student ‘Sassy Slut’, Receives Six Days Paid Suspension

A Shreveport, LA teacher at Evangel Christian Academy School brought a 12-year-old student to tears after allegedly calling her a, ‘sassy slut.’

The student’s mother asked that her daughter’s name be withheld to protect her from potential teasing. 168 more words

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Squeezing into.... growing up fat.

I started putting on weight quite seriously when I was about seven and it never really stopped. So for as ling as I can remember, I have been categorised as ‘The Fat One’. 658 more words

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Words hurt

Not all that long ago, I was called a bully.  By other adult women.  Now, to be fair, they may have not meant it to be as hurtful as it was to me, but, it was.  1,735 more words