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Earlybird Registration Opens Thursday! masculinize your voice without testosterone trans voice Mar 21, 2023

I am so excited to share some big news! I have a full length course coming out called Masculinize Your Voice Without Testosterone. I have been thinking about this course for so long! I know that transmasculine people are looking for voice resources and sometimes the only advice they get is "go on...

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Gamify your habits with Habitica trans voice Mar 16, 2023

Let's talk about habit forming. Something I hear all the time from many students is "I want to practice but I find it really hard to establish a new habit in my life."

Habits require three things to form: they need a cue, an action, and a reward. The cue can be anything! It can be the time of day...

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Lesser known facts about voice masculinization: behaviour vs. physiology degendering the voice masculinize your voice without testosterone trans voice Mar 13, 2023

I'm currently working on creating a course called Masculinizing Your Voice Without Testosterone and it's got me thinking a lot about the difference between physiology and behaviour.

A lot of people who want a more masculine voice think that the only way to accomplish it is through taking...

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Practice Time: The Stroop Test mindful voice feminization trans vocal exploration ecourse trans voice trans voice basics mini-course Mar 09, 2023

Today's practice game comes right out of my new free e-book, Cognitive Load Games for Trans Voice Work. The game is called The Stroop Test. If you watch the video above, I will show some words onscreen and they will be written in certain colours. The trick is that I want you to *in your target...

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Level up your inflection practice: The Harvard Sentences mindful voice feminization trans vocal exploration ecourse trans voice trans voice basics mini-course Mar 06, 2023

In my last video, we were talking about masculinizing or feminizing inflection, and you might be wondering, "How do I practice this?"

I usually advise students to start with sentences that they use all the time like "How do you take your coffee?" or "How did you sleep?" or "Has the dog eaten...

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That's unbelieeeevable! (Masculinizing Inflection) gender trans vocal exploration ecourse trans voice trans voice basics mini-course Mar 02, 2023

When we talk about inflection, we're talking about emphasizing certain words in a sentence to give that sentence meaning. English is a highly inflected language, so sometimes the meaning of a sentence can change when you add emphasis to one word or another. For example, the sentence "I never...

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