Category: Inspirational

Winner of the November “My Gutsy Story®” Ed Robinson

Congratulations to Ed Robinson for winning the November “My Gutsy Story®” contest. All four authors shared inspiring and motivational stories, and they shall all be included in our 2nd “My Gutsy Story®” Anthology. 1st Place Ed Robinson.   Ed...

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“How Writing Saved My Life” by Felicia Johnson

"The Best Kind of Therapy" My Gutsy Story® by Felicia Johnson When I was six years old, my second grade teacher, Ms. Medley, gave me my first writing assignment. The only rule of the assignment was to write one paragraph about...

Vote for Your Favorite November 2013 “My Gutsy Story®”

It’s time to vote for your favorite one of four “My Gutsy Story®” submissions. You have from now until December 11th to vote on the sidebar, (only one vote per person) and the winner will be...

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How I Turned Tragedy into Triumph by Janet Simcic

Overcoming My Fear of Pink “My Gutsy Story®” by Janet Simcic             Autumn!  It evokes warm memories for me growing up on the east coast.  Leaves change from green to crimson and bright yellow, delicious air brisk...

To Live Life, I Cannot Fear Change by Boyd Lemon

Winter At age sixty-six, I had lived my whole life in California, most of it on the coast, where the difference between summer and winter is about ten degrees. Some might consider such a climate ideal,...

How We Took a Leap of Faith and Found Paradise

A Leap Of Faith My wife and I found ourselves discontented.  We had good jobs, a strong marriage and an all around decent, middle class, American life.  Somehow it wasn’t enough.  We decided to make a...

How I Finally Got My Degree After 30 Years.

"My Gutsy Story®" by Lola Di Giulio De Maci The Beginning of Tomorrow I had always wanted to go back to school. And one day, thirty years later, I did. I don’t know what gave me...

Vote for Your Favorite October 2013 “My Gutsy Story®”

It's time to vote for your favorite one of four "My Gutsy Story®" submissions. You have from now until November 13th to vote on the sidebar, (only one vote per person) and the winner will...

“Team Building Is Not for the Faint of Heart” by Don Westenhaver

Team Building Is Not for the Faint of Heart I spent almost 40 years working for big corporations.  The pay was great, but the work was high pressure and demanding. With thousands of employees to manage,...

“My Gutsy Story®” Mayu Molina Lehmann

Writing in a second language I recently read a piece in the New York Times by Mr. Corstica Bradatan, a Bulgarian writer. Having moved from Bulgaria to the US, he talks about the difficulty of finding...