AuthorsDen.com   Join | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Alfred Schwab, iTuchy (Carl) Palmieri, iWilliam Wright, iTina Tessina, iByron Edgington, iPhyllis Jean Green, iMichael Csizmadia, i

  Home > Family > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Billy Simms

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· 53 Titles
· 73 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Jan, 2008

Billy Simms, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Miss Martha Douglas
by Miller Caldwell

The story of Martha Douglas...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Animals Outside Our Window
by Ann Streetman

This free book is meant to delight the adult reader as well as the little one who listens and sees it on an ebook device...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Family)
  1.  Mother - What Would We Do Without You?
  2.  Mother -
  3.  That Little Hand of Mine
  4.  Anonymous...
  5.  iTS BEEN A FUN RUN WHILE IT LASTED...
  6.  Happy Birthday daddy
  7.  In my father's house
  8.  Can You Hear Me Now?
  9.  The challenged love
  10.  Arthur E. Proctor (1948 - 2015) Obituary G
  11.  A Loving Home
  12.  Again on Mama's Birthday
  13.  (both) the life and beat of dreams...
  14.  Comes Perfection
  15.  My family tree is but a single branch…
  16.  The Walk
  17.  Poor Ma
  18.  He’s startin’ in on me again…
  19.  Growing Up Is Scary
  20.  A New Year's Resolution - Smile!





A Buddy
by Billy Simms
Saturday, October 04, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Billy Simms
•  Now
•  Be Involved
•  Existence
•  Walk Tall
•  You Want to Scream
           >> View all 34

A simple and practical tip to protect yourself from bullies shared in a poem.

To protect yourself from bullies

You should always stay with a friend

It's better to be in a group

Than alone and unable to defend

 

Billy's Tip:  The above poem shares a simple tactic.  A friend serves two purposes in a bullying situation.  One, the bully recognizes that you are not alone and may not be strong enough to tackle two people at the same time.  This divides his energy and effectiveness.  Second, a buddy is a witness who can also go for help.  Teaching a young child the importance of doing things in pairs is a safety technique.  The technique is just as valid as we grow older.  The adult bully is also less likely to attach when others who are loyal to the intended victim are present.

 

 

For more tips, check out 100 Ways to Eliminate Bullying, In and Out of School.

 

"Want Bullying to Go Away? Call Billy Today!"

 

Billy Simms Speaks
Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by 000 000 10/14/2008
A bully is just a coward.
CarolHawks
Reviewed by Linda Law 10/5/2008
Very well done...and great advice for those who struggle with this...either side... lindalaw
Reviewed by Linda Hill 10/5/2008
Billy,
Great advice! I see red when I see a bully taking advantage of a younger, weaker child. I saw that alot during my school years and to this day I still cringe when I see it. Its a power thing Billy. They want to have 'control' over their victim. Much needed write, Billy.

Many blessings,
~Linda
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 10/5/2008
well done



Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.