Tag: childhood

3 of the most important lessons I've learned in life came from confronting my childhood bully

When I was 11 years old, I was forced to face the bully that had been dogging me for years. Beads of sweat dotted my hairline. My palms were damp, and my breaths shallow. My heart raced, and my stomach turned. I was experiencing textbook symptoms of nervousness and anxiety. But more than anything else, I was intimidated. This bully wasn’t a malicious kid…