Inspirational stories about
building self esteem
and overcoming difficulties in life

These inspirational stories are about self esteem building, overcoming bullying, alcoholism and other personal life challenges and they will help you feel better about your own situations because you'll find out that you're not alone.

A lot of us go through difficult times in our life that ultimately end up making us the person we are today.

That's why these stories will help you identify with the other visitors on this site who share the same struggles and triumphs as you do.

You never know what you might experience or what you might gain from reading one of these stories or from sharing your own.

So read, share, comment, and interact with the writers of these stories so that you can gain a deeper understanding of what it's like to have low self esteem, personal challenges and setbacks and also what it's like to overcome them.

And please share your own story with us. Your story may be one of pain and heartache or one of suffering and disappointment or one of great courage and strength.

We all go through times in our life where we feel like it'll never end but it always does. And sometimes it's the words of another person who has been there that helps us the most.

That's why these stories are so important for all of us to read. So again please share your stories with the rest of us and leave your comments on the ones who have already shared.

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Just by sharing your story you will feel lighter and empowered!

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What Now? 
I am going to be 73 years old soon. I have been married twice and am recently married again. I got married too young the first time, but we had four kids …

Finding Her True Inner Self 
I want to dedicate my story to all the young girls out there struggling with their self-esteem. When I was in middle school I used to get teased a …

First, I find a way to inspire myself, then I can grow 
I had been dealing with repressed childhood memories for over a decade. I had just turned 50 and I was back getting help. At first the underside of …

Facing our Fears 
My marriage of twelve years was falling apart. Clearly, it wasn’t an overnight phenomena, but I was at a point where I needed to do something. I was having …

Sanscrit Mantras and Abundance 
Recently, I ordered a Sounds True audio on Sanscrit mantras. One mantra on the audio was for bringing abundance into your life. Phonetically, it sounds …

A Good Heart 
A Good Heart I’d been to the hospital for a checkup; the pink wound screamed at me in the mirror. It was four inches long and above the left eyebrow. …

All it takes is a simple smile 
Have you ever been in a really bad mood and pasted a smiling, happy face in a crowd? Well I have and it completely changed my attitude instantly. It …

From Challenging Motherhood To A Confident New Life 
Do You Want To Get More Out Of Life? My self esteem journey started a couple of years ago when I watched "The Secret" movie. I can't recommend that …

Coping in times of stress 
This is not a question, just something I thought I would share. Coping in times of stress Do you wonder how you are going to cope if a family …

"Hi, my name is Harry and I'm an alcoholic." 
"Hi, my name is Harry and I'm an alcoholic and I haven't had to take a drink since April 13, 1985." Some of you may find those words familiar. Statements …

No longer suffereing from low self esteem Not rated yet
I suffered from low self esteem all through grade school, high school and early adulthood. The experience was not fun to say the least. I was involved …

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