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Do Hard Things Story Contest: Dana’s Story

Published on July 22nd, 2015 | by Dana Dirksen

After reading so many great entries for the Do Hard Things Story Contest, we’ve decided to highlight a story on TheRebelution every week for the rest of the year. Each story emphasizes how Do Hard Things [&hellip... Read More



Why I Started Talking (And Will Never Stop)

Published on July 1st, 2015 | by Lianne McKeown

I was never one for talking about serious topics. I was the shy, quiet, “I’ll handle it myself” kind of girl, denying that problems existed. I remember the lowest moment of my life happened when I [&hellip... Read More



To Teens Who Want to Stand Out

Published on April 3rd, 2015 | by Trent Blake

For the past five years, I have placed a high value on my popularity — what people currently thought of me. It was one of my biggest priorities, but not in the way the typical teenager [&hellip... Read More



Don’t Get Distracted

Published on March 10th, 2015 | by Laura Owens

At a nursing home the other day, I noticed this scenario develop: An elderly gentleman with mental confusion was concerned that his old pickup truck was outside with the windows open. He put on his coat [&hellip... Read More



My Do Hard Things Story: Part 2

Published on January 15th, 2015 | by Daniella Tang

NOTE FROM BRETT: Many of you could relate to the first installment of Daniella’s story. She got excited about doing hard things, she tried to start a project, and it went nowhere. Instead of giving up, [&hellip... Read More



My Do Hard Things Story: Part 1

Published on January 13th, 2015 | by Daniella Tang

An old woman grabs me by the hands. She’s a pastor’s wife, passing through our church for a Sunday, stationed herself in the very back of the sanctuary for the whole of the service and shanghaied [&hellip... Read More



Publishing My First Book at 14

Published on December 2nd, 2014 | by Abby Mills

Ever since I was young, I loved writing. I was nine-years-old when I started drafting my first book called, The Adventure of Nutty Oakwood. I did it mostly for fun, hoping someday I could publish it. [&hellip... Read More

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