Accept the fear. ..Things will transform.

Hi Friends,
This is Vishal Shah from Coimbatore. I am 30 Years of age
and I run an ad agency.. I would like to share my experience of stammering with
you which you might find useful. 

I started stammering when I was 6 years of age. I
experienced stammering for the first time in UKG when the teacher in the school
asked me to speak.  As I grew up I
started resisting stammering. My problem got complex as I grew. The more you
resist the more it persist. In school there were boys who used to bully me.
There were few teachers who were helpful, few were not. My life was around
stammering.  My respect for people or
humanity was not that great. 
In 2006 I completed MBA. I did a job for 3 months and I quit
because again I found stammering as a hurdle in my life. I found the access to
the world closed because I was unable to express myself. I went into depression
till 2010. Then I learned from life that we have to accept stammering. If I
stammer, so what?  Acceptance does not
mean giving up or failure. Acceptance causes disappearance. What I did was, I
stammered with people. Stammer, stammer, stammer!
Consider you are afraid of darkness. How can you remove the
fear of darkness? You can do that by standing in that dark room and experience
that nothing has happened to you. Your fear will vanish gradually. Similarly
for stammering, fear causes stammering. Let the fear come. Let stammering
 Stammering is
situational.  If you try to correct your
speech, you are gonna be nowhere. I made my speech complex by correcting my
speech over and over again and again. 
I chose the fear of stammering. Let me stammer.  I said to myself, let me experience the fear
of stammering. My situation was so worse that I was unable to speak two words
together. Now I have started my ad firm, I interact with employees, customers,
girls and everyone else. Today I can stammer with anyone in the planet. Stammering
has reduced considerably and will vanish off in the time to come. 
My friends in this group who stammer, I would like to tell
you that I am there for you. I stand for you, for your life and for you to
achieve what you want to achieve in your life. Nothing, not even stammering can
stop you from achieving what you want to achieve. The greatest mistake I made
was trying to change myself. DO NOT TRY TO CHANGE YOURSELF! Change is very
difficult. When you don’t do anything, things do not get stuck! Acceptance is
easy. Just don’t do anything.  Accept the
fear. Love the fear. Things will transform. 
You can contact me anytime. My no: +91-9894479941. My email
& fb: My
website: Looking forward to a stammering free world!!!
ED: TISA congratulates Vishal on his achievements and for sharing his inspiring story with us! Vishal, do come to Coorg and inspire many more people..

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  1. lashdinesh 7 years ago

    Acceptance is a very complex term which has been explained very well here and in a very positive way.
    Thanks Vishal and Sachin for sharing. Yes, would love to meet Vishal in Coorg!

  2. admin 7 years ago

    @Vishal—Thanks for sharing your success story.I am recharged bro 🙂

  3. admin 7 years ago

    Very much inspiring. This orange birdie is flying… and flying high… and he says he does it by doing nothing!

    Vishal, We all say acceptance is difficult. But I loved your phrase- "Acceptance is easy. Just don't do anything!" Thanks for sharing your story. I hope you will make it to the Coorg get-together.

  4. admin 6 years ago

    Very Inspiring story bro, Hope we 'the fellow stammer' learn something from you.I personally learnt from you that Stammering is not the hurdle for achieving what you want to.
    Thanks for sharing.

  5. Neeraj 6 years ago

    Very Inspiring.. Thanks for sharing Vishal. Hope to see you in Coorg.

  6. admin 6 years ago

    Simply Great story, thanx very much for sharing

  7. Raj 6 years ago

    really inspiring vishal . My story is same . . I am also mba . . 2002 pass out . To survive in this world i did back office jobs continuosly for 9 years and my salary never crossed 10k figure , so i am financially depleted . My parents hate me or not value as compare to my other brothers because i dont contribute to family . Being stammering is crime ? Now i got married and have one child recenty borned , but no job . How to survive is my big question ?


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