Being Bullied for Three Years Taught Me to Walk to the Beat of My Own Drum

Alienation taught me that being alone isn’t so bad after all

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I was bullied every single day, for three years, when I attended middle school at a private institution that cost an arm and a leg.

I was emotionally torn down by my teacher regularly and by the vast majority of my classmates, and I found solace in my…




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