Why It’s Important to Enter Book Award Contests

Some authors claim it's a waste of money to enter book contests, but I don't agree with them. Whether you like it or not, readers look up to authors who have been nominated for Awards, and...read more

My Gutsy Love Story

My Gutsy Love Story “My Gutsy Story®” by Savannah Grace For me, travel started at a young age. As a kid, I was often subjected to long-haulcamping trips across the US. Early on, I learned how to adjust...read more

“My Gutsy Story®” Writing Contest Winner-August 2014

This August we had FOUR OUTSTANDING  “My Gutsy Story®” authors. Some of these stories will be included in our 3rd “My Gutsy Story®” Anthology, published in 2015.  Thank you to all four authors. Your stories are all WINNERS. 1st Place,...read more

My journey, My search to Re-Discover Myself

    "GIRL ON BIKE, A mountain bike, A mid-life adventure and men in shorts." “My Gutsy Story®” by Colleen Hannegan   Standing in the kitchen, my hands in fists at my side, I thought, “Surely it won’t end like...read more

Authors: Beware of This Scam

BEWARE OF THIS SCAM. BE CAREFUL MY AUTHOR FRIENDS. A few weeks ago, I received a request from a man in Fiji who wanted to order 40 copies of my memoir: Freeways to Flip-Flops: A Family’s Year of...read more

Category: People, Writing & Work  |  

Interracial Couple: An Immoral Proposal

  An Immoral Proposal  “My Gutsy Story®” by Jennifer B. Graham The main road flanked by small businesses and industry teemed with dark-skinned people getting ready for their weekend activities. Convenience stores displayed attractive arrangements of tropical fruit...read more

Vote Now For Your Favorite August 2014 “My Gutsy Story®”

  You have from now until September 10th to vote on the sidebar, (only one vote per person) and the winner will be announced on September 11th, and will select a prize from our generous sponsors. Our 1st “My Gutsy Story®”  Gisela Hausmann is...read more

I Wished Him Dead

Forgiveness “My Gutsy Story®” by Leslie Johansen Nack   Forgiving him was something I knew I needed to do. I couldn’t carry this weight around any longer. It was crushing me. But forgiving him was mile fifty and...read more

How I Get Over Being Shy in Front of Audiences

In order to sell books and become a little bit "famous" in your community, writers have to speak in front of their audiences. The problem is, what do you do if you're shy and scared to...read more

Category: motivational, My Gutsy Story, People  |  

A “Gutsy” 79-year-old drives a FV432 Armoured Personnel Carrier

Driving a Personnel Carrier “My Gutsy Story®” by Barbara Charlene Barker  I try to remember how I got so old. At each birthday I feel as if I am taking another step down the road to perdition....read more