14-year-old bullying victim Jamey Rodemeyer committed suicide this week. He kept a number of blogs and online writings, posting the “It Gets Better, I Promise” video embedded above–a heartbreaking portrait of a young writer.
Rodemeyer’s mother shared this tribute at The Buffalo News: “He touched so many hearts, so many people … I didn’t realize how many people he touched. He was the sweetest, kindest kid you’d ever know. He would give all his heart to you before he gave any to himself.”
Below, we’ve collected five different ways writers and readers can help fight bullying and save lives.