“I want you to stand out. I want all of you, to be as different as you can possibly be, in all the best ways.”
Going back to speech therapy was one of the best things I’ve ever done
As a former NFL Player, Michael Attardi is proof that a stutter doesn’t have to hold you back.
It all started at the age of 6. My mother thought my speech pattern was due to me mimicking my brother, who had a stutter, too.
Somerset Maugham was the most famous writer in the world. He was known everywhere for his superb short stories and for his novels.
Growing up, I was fortunate enough to go to school with a group of kids who rarely picked on me because I stuttered. I know other people who stutter who were not as fortunate.
Imagine a therapy that makes no attempt to reduce symptoms, but gets symptom reduction as a byproduct.
Akiva Splaver wrote his first book as a high school student. His inspiring narrative was driven by his own experiences of isolation, trial, and ultimate victory over stuttering.
Just when I thought I had seen all the crazy examples of how misunderstood stuttering is, something more outrageous has come along!
After all this time, I’ve come to terms with stuttering and I’ve found peace with my thoughts, with words, with writing.
For most of my life, celebrate was the last word I would associate with stuttering and definitely the last thing I wanted to do in terms of my stutter.
I don’t know what’s scarier: my team losing or stuttering in front of everyone. Am I able to talk without humiliating myself?
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