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Exploring Your Voice


Friday, November 13, 2015

When I thought about creating First Breath Speech - the website, blogs, videos and podcasts -- I knew I wanted to explore the voice and how we speak, and also how that integrates into other aspects of our lives. I’m interested in how our voices are affected by the way we live and what we ...

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The Roots of Speech


Monday, November 2, 2015

Lately there has been a flurry of articles about Australian speech and how it sounds slurry because it was born of drunken founding fathers. I’m not sure if there is any evidence of excessive imbibing (more than say, Russia or Ireland) during the founding of Australia in 1788, but it does remind us that our ...

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