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Learning to love your voice and need some support?

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Lessons I've learned after 10+ years with chronic pain.

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TikTok Bloopers🤭 - Part 1 bloopers Dec 25, 2023

It's that time again! It's time for the end-of-year blooper reel

I make two or three short-form videos (TikToks, Instagram Reels, YouTube Shorts - whatever you want to call them) so you can probably imagine that there is a lot of footage on the cutting room floor.

In fact, there were so many...

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Finding Your Feminine Voice: Beyond Pitch and Resonance dynamic range vocal weight voice feminization Dec 20, 2023

Hey there, it's Renée, your go-to gender-affirming voice teacher! Today, let's delve into a fantastic question from one of my commenters: "What do I do if I can control both pitch and resonance, but it still doesn’t sound feminine?" Well, grab a cup of tea and get comfy because I've...

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Dealing with Dysphoria in Your Trans Voice Practice motivation nonbinary voice voice feminization voice masculinization Dec 18, 2023

Hey there, I'm Renée, and I'm a gender-affirming voice teacher! Today, I want to look into a question that I get asked all the time, brought up by Jasmine in my TikTok comment section: how to deal with dysphoria while working on your voice. Trust me, I get it—it's one of the...

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How to practice your voice when you're not out as trans general trans advice motivation nonbinary voice voice feminization voice masculinization Dec 17, 2023

I received a TikTok comment on one of my trans voice educational videos saying "I will never reach my voice goals because I SHARE A ROOM"

I live alone, but I deeply empathize with this person's feelings. You can feel so trapped if you want to make some progress on your transition, but you're...

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Taking Your Feminized Voice from Practice to Real Life voice feminization Dec 15, 2023

Hey there, I'm Renee, your friendly neighbourhood gender-affirming voice teacher. Recently, during one of my live sessions, a student shared a common struggle that many in the trans voice community face – feeling confident about their feminized voice in practice but stumbling when it...

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Resonance Magic: How Talking Like a Robot Can Transform Your Voice exercise nonbinary voice resonance voice feminization voice masculinization Dec 13, 2023

Hey there, it's Renée! Ever found yourself nodding along to the standard advice that mastering resonance is the key to transforming the perceived gender of your voice? If you've been working on trans voice training for a while, this is an idea you've probably heard a million...

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