Very few bullies think of themselves as bullies. No matter how horrible someone seems to you, you should not think of them as horrible people. Most likely, they aren’t. And if you let them, they may just surprise you.
I decided to write my musing on love being a 4 letter word in my bullying blog because bull – the root word of bullying is also a 4 letter word and it strikes me as a useful way to understand bullying behavior. Bullies are like bulls.
Using the word bullying, doesn’t mean anything. You need to be specific about what happened.
Bullying is a learned behavior. It can be unlearned. The problem is that retraining a child to give up bad habit like bullying is really hard to do. They is …