This story was written with the intent to motivate children to seek help when being bullied. Bullying is a very serious problem that has reached unacceptable and uncontrollable levels in recent years and must be dealt with.
Mikey was unwilling to be bullied any longer. Although Mikey was taking karate lessons to learn self-defense, he realized that fighting the bullies was not the best way to solve his problem. Instead, he found the courage to tell his teacher, which turned out to be the right thing to do and as a result the bullies were held accountable for their actions.
This is a must read for children and for the parents of young children who are having problems with bullies and bullying.