teen gossip http://kalw.org en Commentary: Student recalls how she found the courage to be herself http://kalw.org/post/commentary-student-recalls-how-she-found-courage-be-herself <p></p><p style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Battles with self-confidence often start early in life, most often in adolescence.&nbsp; In this commentary, high school student Maya </span>Litauer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> shares how a middle-school friendship first challenged her self-esteem, then helped her find it.</span></p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 23:54:55 +0000 Maya Litauer 28645 at http://kalw.org Commentary: Student recalls how she found the courage to be herself