Category Archives: Overcoming Obstacles in Life

Being Bullied in School

Being singled out…photo from online Their bad experiences, of getting picked on by their, classmates, children can, be really cruel to one another!  Translated… Back when I was school, the term, “bullying” wasn’t coined yet, normally, we’d said, “someone had, … Continue reading

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A Kid Named Marty

There was a kid named Marty, who’d, acted up in class since, his preschool/kindergarten years, started, disrupting the class, trying, to get his teachers’, undivided attention. His teacher suggested his mother put him on Ritalin! This kid named Marty, had … Continue reading

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Butterfly, a Story of a Child’s Sexual Abuse

This is a children’s book, with easy to understand illustrations and words, that told of a story of horror, that’s usually, not spoken about: childhood sexual abuse, translated by me… Duo-Duo is a happy child, she loved swinging on the … Continue reading

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Meeting the Iron Lady in Thailand on a Trip

The connections with someone on a trip that extended to this day, translated… In the summer, many years ago, I’d won a raffle, to Thailand, free of charge, and got acquainted with Liu who was in the same tour group, … Continue reading

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The Adolescent Girl In Flight, Had a Social Worker to Help Her Pass Through Her Times of Play, She’d Settled Down, and Became a Mother

What these teens are in need of, is merely a little guidance, and the company of adults, from the Newspapers, translated… “Moon” was never good with her studies, had skipped school, skipped home, at the age of fifteen, she’d become, … Continue reading

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Underdogs Coming Out on Top

They’re all already, winners, because of the attitude they’d carried, and that, is what’s most important, not the trophies, translated… There’s not a single sound upstairs, I’d gone up to check, my son fell asleep, with that stench from sweating … Continue reading

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My Visually-Impaired Tour Guide

A man who overcame his shortcomings of being blind, worked hard, and became, a tour guide, from his struggles of coping with his blindness, to living, comfortably, as a visually impaired person, translated… My first impression of Wen-Chien Lo was … Continue reading

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