What Is The Hardest Thing You Ever Had To Do?

Sharing our stories of hard times may be the most important thing we can do for ourselves and for others. That is why we are looking for true stories from residents of Northeast Ohio, answering the question: What is the hardest thing you ever had to do?

  • Grab a blank piece of 8.5in. x 11in. paper

  • Use a permanent marker

  • Write down your story on one side of the paper, it doesn't have to take up the whole page. If you cannot write, have a friend write it for you or type it out.

  • The one-page story should start with your answer to the question: What is the hardest thing you ever had to do? 

  • Next, include what you did to get through it and the wisdom you gained because of the experience. Please do not share your name.

  • Check for spelling and make sure people can read your writing!

  • Take a photo of your story or scan it.

  • By submitting a story you give Never, Ever Give Up - CLE permission to share, reproduce, and distribute your story on  various platforms to build community and honor resilience.

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