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Do motivational stories inspire you? Do you recall an experience in your own life or of someone you know, that has left a positive mark on you?

Or do you have a problem or a concern pertaining to health, relationship or a self improvement area that is covered on this website?

Share it here.

This is the place to share your experiences, and read what others have shared.

WHY share? You may just get it off your chest. And that feels good. Or you may end up helping, or even inspiring someone with your experience.

And that feels better!

Your story will be featured on this website in a separate page by itself - with its own URL - that you can send to your friends and family if you wish.

Wondering What You Can Share?

Your thoughts on confidence and self esteem.. how do you feel about yourself?

Your fears.. who doesn't have them! How do you handle yours?

Your triggers.. what ticks you off? Or makes you anxious? What you do about it?

Or maybe you have a lifestyle tip, a brooding problem, a happy moment, an angry experience, a relationship concern, or even a random musing..

Share what you feel here. You can remain anonymous if you wish.

Read Stories and Experiences Shared by Others

Click on below links to see stories, experiences, and other thoughts shared by our visitors just like you..

I am broken 
12 years ago I left one devastating relationship with a man who was unfaithful... I took my baby & left. Met another man. He promised the world. We got …

My Anger 
I'm only 14 and yes I know, I'm young, but my anger and attitude and stress levels are beyond my age. Around age 9, my attitude worsened. I had gone threw …

Happy With Me 
I am blessed with a wealth of talent, and have accomplished and excelled at pretty much any challenge I've taken on. My giant step to confidence in myself …

Early Morning Calm - 30 Years Later 
My first panic attack arrived with and continues with choking on food, some 29 years ago. My sibling, a clinician who knew CPR, was arguing with our parents …

Tramautic Event 
I used to take drugs often. One day I took too large of a dose and suffered a blackout, and I found myself waking up on someone's couch, and in another …

My life is empty 
After 37 years of married life, my wife divorced me for another man; yes there was infidelity involved in her life, and when confronted, she took the easy …

Insinuations and Dealing With Stress 
I write this to let you know what frustrates me, and how I deal with stress resulting from it. I get terribly frustrated when so called friends go out …

New Diwali Dress 
The experience that I am about to narrate had taken place when I was young. This had happened at home during Diwali. Diwali is an Indian festival. We usually …

A happy, respectful kid is a kid who believes "I'm good" 
Finally I was going to meet Nate *. His parents had started attending my parental-love workshops when he was having trouble in the second grade, and they …

Overcoming Misery by Treating Anxiety Attacks 
I never had a panic attack in my life until the morning my son left for Iraq. We were standing in a group of family and friends when a man walked up to …

Coins From Heaven 
A few years ago, I was getting over a bad romantic breakup. The man who'd proposed to me with a beautiful diamond ring had backed out -- over the phone, …

Our experiences in dealing with panic attacks of my wife 
Shortly after my brother-in-law, Bill, died in 1985, my wife began experiencing "episodes" with symptoms that included shortness of breath, dizziness, …

Overcoming Panic Attacks - My First Panic Attack 
One Sunday night this past spring I experienced probably the single most frightening moment in my life thus far. On the prior two nights I had gone out …

Learning forgiveness and discrimination 
Here is one of the times when I was fully stressed out, and how I had to deal with the stress. When I was in my late teens about nineteen years old I had …

Tired of the Lag 
I used to work at a small non-profit organization similar to a YMCA. I worked in the "Technology Center", where my job was to monitor computer usage, teach …

Dealing with Annoyances Caused by Others 
My biggest stress causes are when people monopolize conversations, and when people have bad table manners. One of the best ways to deal with stress resulting …

An athlete as an inspiring life mentor 
Here is my story of having an athlete as a self improvement and motivation guide for life. I took up playing golf in my first year of high school and …

Staying Positive with a Baby in the NICU 
Sometimes the toughest situations make you appreciate your life more. When I went in for a scheduled cesarean for my second daughter, we weren't expecting …

All Tied Up 
When I was growing up, my Mom would get so upset with me because I would find a stray dog or cat, and I would bring it home until we found it somewhere …

My wallpaper motivated him to score well in his studies 
No matter form where the motivation comes form, it must be observed and utilized to get the desired effect out of it. Here is a strange thing happened …

Power Of Thinking Positively 
Thinking and staying positive is one of the biggest assets a man can have. Our thoughts are our incessant company and they seem to work like undercurrents …

A Sign 
I wrote the following as the first post on my blog back in January 2008. I go back and read it often as a reminder of why I decided to leave the comfort …

Ugly Duckling 
I was 23, and all my life I thought I was ugly, which depressed me a lot. God bless I had a good friend, who wrote me little notes like - "I …

Settling and Staying Motivated in a New Job 
It so happened that I had to switch over to a new job as soon as I got married, since we both were working for the same company. And it was also an entirely …

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My Stress Story 
I am a mom with a busy family, and have to deal with stress all the time. Many times things get out of control during the evening hours, especially around …

Panic Attack - Not a Pleasant Thing for Sure 
Here are my experiences in overcoming panic attacks. I never suffered a panic attack until I realized that I was being mentally abused by my now ex-husband. …

Adapt a New Attitude 
I spent most of my time wishing I could change the way I look, but I couldn't; my cousins knew about my insecurities and they kept on telling me how ugly …

Pressure Under Our Parents 
I'm a middle school female student and I'm Asian. I was born in America so my mom always gives me difficult goals for me to accomplish. My mom makes me …

Managing Anger - Count To Ten Before You Act 
I was boy of only 14 or 15 years, when all of my friends and relatives discovered that I had acquired a habit of getting angry very fast, and becoming …

Self Hypnosis CDs can be a great way to deal with stress 
My friend purchased a CD on self hypnosis, and here is how it helped him deal with stress and anxiety, as well as my own discovery of the changes within …

A Strong Case of Cancer 
I would like to tell you the story of my mother's illness, and how staying positive through this experience helped her pull through it. At the age of …

Escaping My Stress 
As a caregiver and full time mom/grand mom and employee, stress creeps into my life on a regular basis. How do I deal with the stress? One trick I do for …

Place to stay 
My husband & I have been fighting since we got married on 2009 December because his parents won't let him leave his house. The fight got worse and worse …

I NOT SURE ABOUT ANYTHING... 
I am a 40 something female who has never been self confident in any area, but to ask anyone you would hear the opposite. I have always struggled with …

Worthless... 
Hi all, I am a 44 yr old woman, who most of the time is lonely and feels worthless. I am married to a man I adore. Last year I was medically retired from …

Seriously, I'm lost 
I had a good job with good salary... Erm, maybe I should rephrase that since I never really care about it... I'm a teacher who really likes teaching. …

Me 
i feel like i am nothing all my life people have told me that and i feel like i should just die. and when i get older i was considering doing meth so …

Enabling an ex's behavior 
After twelve years post divorce, raising 3 children, working two jobs, putting myself and my children through college, I am ready to start my life with …

Forever Alone 
I am a very liked guy making a lot of money, but I can't seem to get in a relationship. So everyday I see my friends happy in their relationships, and …

Mirror Image 
I often think of myself as a mirror in that I reflect the emotions of those around me. When I first met my husband he was encouraging, affectionate and …

My problem on who I am 
Hi, I would just like to say before I start I have no faith in me. No confidence, or self esteem. Everyday I wake up and stare at the mirror for about …

Anger Towards Stepsiblings 
I always wanna yell at my stepsiblings, they're always making me so angry. When I yell my step (father) :P gets angry, but when I keep in my anger I start …

Stress at 21 
My father-in-law lives with me and my husband, he is 63 years old, and he is going through a lot with a hernia and a cyst on his liver. Well, for about …

WTF!!! I need help!! 
I am always angry! For as long as I can remember I have been a very angry person; almost any little annoyance will upset me, and I will not let it go …

Anger and Stress Management 
Well I don't know how to deal with my anger and stress, I try to, but I can't do it. When I get mad over stupid reasons like my mom telling me stuff, and …

Verbal Abuse With My Family 
My wonderful wife of seven years let me know today that she was not happy and wants a divorce. I have had anger issues for a long time and I know it.. …

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