Finding Your Voice

What qualities make up a writer's voice? How do we find our own voice? Voice

Maybe these writers', poets' and rappers' voices can help you find yours:

Daniel Beatty: "Knock, Knock"
Suheir Hammad: Poems of War, Peace, Women, Power

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  1. diction
    the manner in which something is expressed in words
  2. syntax
    the study of the rules for forming admissible sentences
  3. tone
    the distinctive property of a complex sound
  4. voice
    the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds
Created on February 26, 2012 (updated February 26, 2012)

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