Stutter Stories

by Tricia Hedinger

The World Stuttering Network (WSN) brings forth a collection of stories shared by people who stutter (PWS) from around the world. With unforgettable challenges, inspirational narratives and life-changing moments, PWS pose as storytellers describing their real-life experiences with life and conversation. Our stories bring us together. Do you have a story to share? Contact WSN at worldstutteringnetwork@gmail.com. We are BETTE... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E06 - All the Right Words with Ryan Cowley

    S02 E06 - All the Right Words with Ryan Cowley

    Willingness to learn, hockeyworld, question on top of question, giving grace and true intentions. Ryan Cowley, author of "All the Right Words," tells his unique story about life with a stutter and a career in journalism. He shar...

    45:43
  • S02 E05 - SPECIAL EDITION: Mini Meditations with Chel Hamilton

    S02 E05 - SPECIAL EDITION: Mini Meditations with Chel Hamilton

    Chel Hamilton is the host of the #1 meditation podcast called "Meditation Minis." She guides her listeners through a brief meditation for about 10 minutes with a different theme in each episode. After we chat, Chel will take us th...

    33:17
  • S02 E04 - Stephen Greene and the Hamster Wheel of Fluency

    S02 E04 - Stephen Greene and the Hamster Wheel of Fluency

    Hamster wheels, authenticity and choosing how to stutter.Stephen Greene of Ireland discusses the self-pressure to be fluent, catalysts of change and his connections with stuttering support groups. Have a listen!

    30:19
  • S02 E02 - Maya Chupkov: Podcaster Extraordinaire!

    S02 E02 - Maya Chupkov: Podcaster Extraordinaire!

    Podcast experiences, unfortunate college advice, NPR and verbal diversity. Maya Chupkov tells how her stuttering journey changed as she started to really put herself out there. Check it out! Want to hear more from her podcast, ...

    28:37
  • S02 E01 - "What's important to you?" with Obim Okongwu

    S02 E01 - "What's important to you?" with Obim Okongwu

    Interjecting in groups, Toastmasters, a wave of panic and going deeper.Obim Okongwu kicks off season 2 telling stories of his transition from Toronto to Nigeria and back to Toronto. He tells all of his decision to "throw himself ...

    46:50