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Contact Ulcers (WAS: TRANSLATION: Grandfather and the dragon)

From:Jim Grossmann <steven@...>
Date:Sunday, July 18, 1999, 5:40
>> I'm going to try teaching by keeping my voice low. No higher than >> low E or F. And see if this reduces my exhaustion after class. >> And maybe, they'll strain to listen to me!!! ;-) I took speech >> long years ago, and have forgotten its best principles. >> >> >> Sally
Sally, lowering your voice artificially will relax your voice only if you habitually speak with too high a pitch in the first place. More likely, speaking with too low a voice will give your vocal folds contact ulcers. If I were you, I would make no conscious effort to govern the pitch of my voice. yes, I'm a speech therapist, Jim