Sarah Udoh-Grossfurthner
FROM FEARFUL TO FIERCE: the journey to self-realisation of a woman who was bullied, abused, and told that she was worthless, useless and stupid.

I was 10 years old when I became obsessed with the idea of getting a good education, but the seed of the obsession itself was sown when I was just eight. I lived with my maternal uncle at that time, his wife (Aunty) and their three children. …

‘There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you’ — Maya Angelou


Yes, my heart?

I’ve been having a dream, a recurring dream.

Tell me about it, beloved.

It is a strange one, my dream. In it, I am never more than a child even though I am no longer a child.


I am also always in an unknown but…

Sarah Udoh-Grossfurthner interviews Andreas Fritsch (Austrian) — ‘a father, husband, and proud grandfather. an entrepreneur, leader, coach, trainer, change-maker, healthy-living advocate.’

Sarah: Andreas, first of all, a big thank you for agreeing to share your self-discovery thoughts with my readers and me, and the life wisdom and tips you have…

Sarah Udoh-Grossfurthner interviews James (Ifedayo) Piro (an American), a friend, a father, a businessman and a survivor — not a victim.’

Sarah: thank you very much, James, for being my guest today and agreeing to share some memories of your life journey with us. As you already know, the purpose…

Sarah Udoh-Grossfuthner interviews the phenomenal, one-of-a-kind, awe-inspiring Stella Iwuagwu (Nigerian) — “a career nurse, a social-justice entrepreneur, an avid gardener and, of course, a dance-loving fifty-two-year-old paraplegic woman. I am also full of love.”

Sarah: Dearest Stella — by the way, I hope I have your permission to be…

Sarah Udoh-Grossfuthner interviews the irrepressibly-lovely Dorothée Stanglmayr (German) — “a mother, a wife, an opera lover, and a career professional.”

Sarah: Thank you for being here today, Dorothee.

Dorothee: Thank you for inviting me.

Sarah: Before we begin, let me quickly summarise the purpose behind my interviews. I host…

Sarah Udoh-Grossfurthner interviews: Michaela (Slovak), “I am in the process of a spiritual awakening. I am slowly understanding the magic of ‘Knowing.’”

Sarah: Welcome to our chat today, Michaela.

Michaela: I am really excited about this, Sarah; thank you for including me in your interviews.

Sarah: I should be thanking…

Sarah Udoh-Grossfurthner interviews the multi-faceted, multi-talented Olufunmilola Ronke A. Babalola — a “synergist, a wife, a mother, a businesswoman, a Princess of God and man, a watchman, and an intercessor.”

Sarah: Welcome to our session together, Ronke. By the way, are you known as Ronke primarily or as Funmilola?

Sarah Udoh-Grossfurthner

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