Bullying is so much more than a buzzword: for thousands of students across the country, it's a daily experience. Lived, breathed, felt, tasted, seen--and heard. So listen up. This is what bullying sounds like to Cristel Martinez, a high school student in Philadelphia and a contributor to Philly Youth Radio. She came to the US from the Dominican Republic with dreams of becoming a music producer, but until then, this is the soundtrack to her new life.
This piece is part of a playlist of teen-produced bullying stories by affiliates of the youth radio network Generation PRX. Love youth radio? Also check out GPRX's powerful hour-long bullying segment Bullied: Teen Stores from Generation PRX.
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