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Bullied.
by Kay P M- Devenish

Monday, July 10, 2006
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Gets a little cold

when SHE

is walking in

the Playground,
gets a little rocky when

her gang is throwing stones,
gets a little wet

 when I get spit

upon my  back-bones
but I'm used to
wearing spit,

even though

I'm tired of it,
(my soul has grown

immune to it,you know.)
Ostracised

by serpent lies
where bullies

cheer the view,
playground owned
by those who stone
a segregated
few.

 





 
    
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Reviewed by Rhonda Galizia 12/16/2006
Outstanding expose, Kay!

My special-needs grandson was a victim of horrifying bullying; eventually, the police were brought in. What needs to be done, is preventive maintenance, rather than wait till it's out of hand, and often fatal!
Reviewed by Joyce Devenish 11/5/2006
I think this is good. I don't like bullies in any walk of life.
Well done Kay.
Reviewed by Steve Ralph 7/24/2006
This is a very true and all too often familiar account of life at school which many I am sure can relate to all too easily,
it is brilliantly written by an excellent poet,
thank you Kay,
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 7/16/2006
The bullies in schools are getting much worse and worse. The zero tolerance isn't heling the kids, they did not want to attend schools anyway, so it suits them well.

The parents are the ones who are really suffering! Too bad!!!!!

Sandie May Angel a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o(
Reviewed by Amor Sabor 7/11/2006
Bullies, believe it or not are that way because they have low self-esteem issues & are unable to cope with acceptance from others. You wrote this so well and in such a phenomenol way.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 7/11/2006
Well written Kay!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 7/10/2006
Bullies usually get what's coming to them..
Right on write Kay..
Love ya!
Reviewed by Chrissy McVay 7/10/2006
So glad this is fiction for you. As one of the bullied kids in school, it's much like being pecked to death by hens...
Reviewed by Felix Perry 7/10/2006
Wow this could read as a commentary of our times, for although schools have introduced zero tolerence to bullying it seems the adults still haven't gotten the message. Well written and great message.

Fee
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 7/10/2006
Good work, Kay. I agree with Eileen.

Enjoyed your take on a problem that is endemic in society.

Reviewed by E T Waldron 7/10/2006
Excellent descriptions Kay! Such a sad fact that there are bullies not only of children many husbands (and wives) are bullies too and throughout all relationships we can find that we are harrassed by bullies in all walks of life. It is a despicable trait usually carried on from one generation to the next, copied from parents who are bullies. This is a great expose`/poem!

Love,
Eileen
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 7/10/2006
i have been there, and i still remember the pain all these years later! powerful, heartrending write; very well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in america, karen lynn in texas. :(
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 7/10/2006
Regarding bullies I found when I saw them after they were grown, they all had white hair, or none, and/or they had cancer or some other debilitating disease...paybacks from the gods is a bitch...LOL! Ed
Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen 7/10/2006
You've captured that distincitive sense of anguish perfectly herein, Kay!
Peace,
Carolyn
Reviewed by A PAX 7/10/2006
its a heart break when a child gets bullied............
good write
pax A
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 7/10/2006
Bullies truly are a sad lot, Kay.
Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope) 7/10/2006
Painfully sad. Excellent poem
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