Winner of the March 2014 “My Gutsy Story®” Yelena Parker

CONGRATULATIONS    5 outstanding “My Gutsy Story®” authors in March. Their stories will be included in our 2nd “My Gutsy Story®” Anthology, published in the Fall of 2014. It was a tight vote, and Yelena Parker won 1st...read more

The Impact of One Teenage Friend Who Cared

A Teenager Who Cared “My Gutsy Story®” Benny Wasserman “The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when...read more

Don’t Get Stuck in the Web – Avoiding Website Pitfalls

  If you want to become a professional author, you need to invest in your website. This is your own piece of “online real estate,” which showcases your brand, your writing, and helps you build an...read more

I’m an Expat Alien Who Had to Find My Way

Finding My Way Across Continents “My Gutsy Story®” Kathy Gamble I was born in Burma and grew up on five continents.   When I was 18, I went to college in the US, my passport country.  It was...read more

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

Get ready to VOTE for your favorite one of 5 “My Gutsy Story®” submissions. You have from now until  April 16th to vote on the sidebar, (only one vote per person) and the winner will...read more

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...read more

Annabel Candy is a Gutsy Woman Who Runs 2 Successful Blogs

  When I first started blogging in 2009, I had no idea what I was doing. It took me a while to come up with the name "Gutsy Writer" for my free blogger.com blog. Little did...read more

“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...read more

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...read more

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Exploration, Freedom and Being in Control of My Life

Age of Exploration A “My Gutsy Story®” by Rachael Rifkin  Growing up, summer vacations meant hiking in Mammoth Mountain. After the first couple consecutive years, I was ready to go somewhere else. We used to go other...read more