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HATE.

HATE. I hate you. You are ugly, fat, stupid, gay, poor. No one likes you. No one cares. You are worthless. You should just go kill yourself. Kids aren't just hearing these things - they are actually listening. Some choose to leave this world because the cruelty is...

Where is the Outrage?

"I am a person who is unhappy with things as they stand. We cannot accept the world as it is. Each day we should wake up foaming at the mouth because of the injustice of things.” It was Belgian author Hugo Claus who wrote those words. They could just as easily been...

How The Story Ends

We all want a happy ending. The older I get, the more I see happy endings come true and the more I see tragic conclusions to lives that have barely begun. I think of our own story, and I am forever grateful that I not only have an opportunity to share it, but it is...

Lessons From A Bully

Nearly four years have passed since my 8-year-old daughter was bullied. We have much to celebrate these days.  Morgan is no longer experiencing bullying, and she has become a national voice on the subject.  And as she says, "I can stand up for myself and be myself."...

Who is the Real Coward?

I remember hearing once that instead of calling them bullies, we should call them cowards.  And while I won't take on that argument today, I will say that I think the adults who turn their heads to bullying are the real cowards. I will never excuse the behavior of a...

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9:00 am Paducah Kindness Color Walk 2017 @ Noble Park
Paducah Kindness Color Walk 2017 @ Noble Park
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am
Paducah Kindness Color Walk 2017 @ Noble Park
Registration is $20. Includes walk t-shirt (t-shirts guaranteed to all pre-registered walkers). Sizes are on a first come, first serve basis (+$2 for t-shirt sizes 2X and above). Remaining shirts will be available to walk-day[...]