Story archives - tag: "violence"

Its started

It only took one week of kindergarten for my 3-year-old to come home and tell me that he is going to stab me and kill me.

tags: children violence kindergarten [add]

2011-05-11 15:47:22 / Rating: 545 /

Andy KO King

The only bone I've ever broken is someone else's nose.

tags: humour violence school [add]

2010-02-01 11:17:03 / Rating: 426.75 /

Kasey carroll

My brothers tears covered his face, his eyelashes sticking together, as he stomped his foot down and demanded that my mother stop choking me.

tags: violence family courage [add]

2010-01-22 09:07:00 / Rating: 637.75 /

a little bird

My Jewish family had a lovely Christmas dinner with a Muslim family talking about art, architecture, wine, and the world and yet there is still violence in the Middle East.

tags: dinner family violence Christmas [add]

2008-06-11 13:09:27 / Rating: 724.5 /


I often think it odd how one of my clearer childhood memories is of slapping my two year old brother's face as hard as my seven year old self could manage.

tags: childhood memories violence [add]

2006-09-11 12:20:17 / Rating: 578 /