This is a True Story Podcast

This is what living sounds like. Listen to dreamers, adventurers, the notable, the ordinary, and other personalities presenting their true and transformative stories. It starts here, this is a true story.
This is a True Story is produced and hosted by Scott Davidson.

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A Tribute to Rhonda Ramsay

By Scott Davidson | Sep 9, 2021

Today we pay tribute to Rhonda Ramsay. Rhonda was a writer, speaker and was known for her platform The Pink Project. This interview is from some years ago and is remastered. Rhonda passed away this past week after many years of thriving despite cancer.   Rhonda was first diagnosed in 2012 with Stage 2 breast…

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If Your Life Should Fall Apart…SaraMae Hollandsworth

By Scott Davidson | Aug 23, 2021

This is a story of a high performing athlete that got an infection that almost took her life. Saramae was on life support, lost both her legs, left a toxic relationship, lost some of her identity and more. I’ve covered countless stories of individuals facing adversities and this is one of the best. Despite the…

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A Message to My Birth Mom – A Transformative Adoption Story by Lisa Gerard Braun

By Scott Davidson | Aug 10, 2021

How to become okay, when things feel not okay. This story focuses on Lisa Gerard Braun’s adoption story and the challenges, feelings surrounding this experience, meeting her birth mom, and eventually a transformation from uneasiness to acceptance and peace.    More about Lisa Gerard Braun…Lisa is a freelance writer, blogger, mental health advocate, mother of…

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Asking the Homeless, “What is the Happiest Part of Your Day?” – Jordan Gross

By Scott Davidson | Jul 28, 2021

Today, prolific personal development author Jordan Gross presents I Asked 6 Homeless People “What is the Happiest Part of Your Day?” and the Answers Brought Tears to my Eyes. Jordan Gross is an author focusing on personal development. Jordan is also an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and all around good dude. His writing will bring optimization and…

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We’ll Be Feral by the Time You Find Us – Vanessa Torre

By Scott Davidson | Jul 6, 2021

Vanessa Torre describes herself as a flaming pinball, nerd, music lover, wine snob, and horrible violin player. She’s also a talented writer with a strong platform.   Scott Davidson is found here, Review This is a True Story Review Living Adaptive

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When Your Home is also a Hostel – Alla Gonopolsky

By Scott Davidson | Jun 28, 2021

“In a hostel, friendships are measured by openness, not by time. It’s amazing how fast people go from strangers to dear friends. To dear family, really. I am constantly making friends and losing friends as they travel onward. But when time together is short and transient, walls seem to come down faster. We would rather…

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Start a Podcast and Change Your Life and You Lost Your Way (2 stories)

By Scott Davidson | Jun 24, 2021

Scott Davidson presents two stories in this episode. Story one, “Start a Podcast Now and Change Your Life.” Starting a podcast changed my life and it can change your life too! Story two, “Quit Your Job, You Lost Your Way.” Do you ever feel like you lost your way? Do you feel stuck in your…

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Figure It Out – Jacob Pacheco

By Scott Davidson | Jun 17, 2021

When you face adversity you have a choice to quit or keep charging after your hopes and dreams. Surfer, speaker, content creator and entrepreneur Jacob Pacheco chose to keep charging and he presents “Figure it Out” a very true and incredibly inspiring story about adapting to a life of significant disability and how he creates…

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Life as a Palestinian Doctor on the Front Lines of Conflict

By Scott Davidson | Jun 8, 2021

Today we hear from Dr. Fekri, a Palestinian doctor from Gaza and he shares his story of how and why he became medical doctor. Dr. Fekri then sits with us and shares his perspectives as a Palestinian doctor on the front lines of the Israeli and Palestinian conflict and he describes what it’s like to…

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