Category: Inspirational

Sometimes we have to save ourselves. How Poetry Saved My Life

Poetry Saved My Life “My Gutsy Story®” by Angela Marie Carter We don't have to die in order to stop living. In fact, most of my childhood and teen years were a form of sleeprunning, (not to...

“Doing Everything, Being Happy” by Peter Jones

   On my thirty-second birthday, as I sat at my mother’s dining room table in front of a large cake, thirty two candles threatening to ignite my beard should I lean too far forward, I realised...

2014 “Gusty Gals Inspire Me®” Nominees and Winners

The photo above shows what a wonderful weekend I had at the Gutsy Gals Inspire Me Awards Ceremony. I wish to thank all my social media and other friends who nominated me, and also Fee...

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Winner of the February 2014 “My Gutsy Story®”-Susie Mitchell

We had 4 outstanding “My Gutsy Story®” authors in February, and I’d like to congratulate all four authors. Their stories will be included in our 2nd “My Gutsy Story®” Anthology, published in the Fall of...

One “Gutsy Goal” One “Gutsy Winner”

One "GUTSY GOAL" One "GUTSY WINNER."   After asking you to respond to the question below What is your One biggest "Gutsy Goal" for 2014? one sentence one photo The idea of asking others to share their 2014 "Gutsy Goals" came...

Vote For Your Favorite February 2014 “My Gutsy Story®”

Get ready to VOTE for your favorite one of 4 “My Gutsy Story®” submissions. You have from now until  March 12th to vote on the sidebar, (only one vote per person) and the winner will...

“Gutsy Girl Power” by Mariana Williams

Gutsy Girl Power “My Gutsy Story®” by Mariana Williams  I’m getting off the plane feeling nervous. Having sat in the last row, it took a while getting out. The pilot was walking way ahead of me when...

How Do You Ask a Well-Known Person for an Interview?

One of the best things about networking, especially online, is the ability to connect with people. As an indie author, the Internet has become a goldmine for opportunities to interview people, whether famous authors like Nigel...

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Shirley Showalter: Winner of the January 2014 “My Gutsy Story ®” Contest

CONGRATULATIONS! to Shirley Showalter who received the most votes for her story, "How I Became a Gutsy Mennonite." We had 4 outstanding “My Gutsy Story®” authors in December, and first I’d like to congratulate all...

Dyslexia Has Not Stopped Me From Becoming an Author

  Oh, yes, I can “My Gutsy Story®” by Leanne Dyck A social worker told my parents that they’d have to take care of me for the rest of my life. My principal told them I was uneducable....