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The Bystander effect.

The rain had stopped a few minutes ago but the petrichor still persisted. I slid the side window open and looked out to see the bus I was in moved slower than every other vehicle on the road. 556 more words

The Other Aspect

Bullying and Bystanders

We urge children who are being bullied, to tell someone. Tell a parent, tell a teacher, tell who ever cares for you. We also tell children to stand up for their friends if they are being bullied, to have their back, and to tell the truth. 590 more words

Watch: Concerned bystanders attempt to lift bus to save boy involved in tragic crash

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An-eight-year old school boy was involved in a collision with a city bus while cycling along Wilton Road on Monday… 10 more words

Watch: Concerned bystanders attempt to lift bus to save boy involved in tragic crash

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Image capture of video by Moment’s Like via YouTube Account

An-eight-year old school boy was involved in a collision with a city bus while cycling along Wilton Road on Monday… 10 more words

Framed [Poem]

My name flicks off your tongue like

a splash from a fountain;

Yet you learn me as if I’m

a climb up a mountain.

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Writing

Duck Trauma

Yesterday, a friend told me a true story so thought-provoking that I felt compelled to commit it to paper (or rather this computer screen)

The story, which she has now entitled “duck trauma”, started out prosaically enough. 1,556 more words

The Internet & Teen Suicide Link: Intervention & Prevention for Parents

Today I was reading a news article from the American Academy of Pediatrics about the upswing in teen suicide attempts & completions. Suicide is now the second leading cause of death for teens between 15 and 19. 1,082 more words

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