Terrible Poetry – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

It’s Terrible Poetry time as ever thanks to the Grand Bard – Chelsea Owens. This week the rules are: It’s time for another Acrostic Poem. Let’s pick a Topic of Celebrities.An acrostic is simple; write a word (say, like the celebrity’s name or favorite habit) down the left side, and then do a haphazard job of filling in with your poem. Length should be dependent on the word you pick, and how verbose you feel at each letter. Rhyme if you wish. Don’t if you…

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Yes, White Supremacists Do Attempt to Recruit Kids Online – Media! Tech! Parenting! – Parents Article

Hate groups and their members have been around for a long time, but the connected world has amplified their insidious messages for people of all ages. A sizeable percentage of the online messages from these groups are aimed at middle and high school children. Recently an article, ‘Listen up.’ How White Supremacists are Recruiting Boys Online, appeared in the September 17, 2019 Washington Post and described in some detail how extremist groups are attempting to recruit adolescents. Over the years, I’ve…

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