Category Archives: Bullying

  1. Learning to Stand Your Ground

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    November 5, 2013 by lucieromarin

    It’s so hard to do this, if you’re of the melancholic temperament! It’s so hard to stand up for yourself, …
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  2. Magpies and Modernists

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    September 30, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Weather like today’s always drives me to the freezer section of the supermarket, where I wander about trying to look …
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  3. Fewer Chaperones; More Ninjas!

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    May 30, 2013 by lucieromarin

    It’s unfair of me to complain about the failings of others – in this case, the failings of my legitimate …
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  4. The Idea, and Where It Went

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    May 5, 2013 by lucieromarin

    A few years ago, I had lunch with a friend who, after her experience with a certain Personal Prelature (the …
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  5. Public Offence – What to Do?

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    April 23, 2013 by lucieromarin

    “Lucy…[interior sigh]…you have to practice what you preach!” Looking over a draft for this post, seeing that it was really …
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  6. Don’t Cry “Offensive!” – Part Two

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    April 21, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Quick review: I’ve suggested that declaring repugnant words or actions offensive, and leaving it at that, is not the best …
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  7. Don’t Cry “Offensive!” – Part One

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    April 18, 2013 by lucieromarin

    “I didn’t have any interest in ‘The Da Vinci Code”, he said, ‘I mean, like, it has Tom Hanks in …
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  8. How to Further Your Cause…

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    April 16, 2013 by lucieromarin

    …especially if that cause involves saving either society or the Church, or both. 1) Be good at something other than …
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  9. Bullying: a Postscript

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    February 19, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So, of course,¬†about half an hour after posting the last piece, I remembered half-a-dozen things I’d forgotten to write! Never …
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  10. Bullies: Categorise and Manage

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    February 17, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Well, I sure wasn’t kidding when I said I’d have to think about the proper way to deal with cholerics. …
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