Speech Segmentation

If you think about the mechanics of speaking, it’s pretty remarkable: You have to exhale using your diaphragm, use your throat, mouth, and tongue muscles, position your jaw just right, and you have to know when to use emphasis for each syllable- all while trying to remember WTF you were trying to say in theContinue reading “Speech Segmentation”

Sometimes Your Firewood Is Bad

There are times when I need to go into the wilderness alone so I can have a conversation with God. Recently, I packed up my camping gear and headed off to Bass Lake, California. It was such an amazing surprise when I got there and saw snow! I’ve always wanted to snow camp- I wasContinue reading “Sometimes Your Firewood Is Bad”

Cat Got Your Tongue?

Have you ever witnessed a toddler experience a tantrum because he wants something and can’t say exactly what it is that he’s wanting? When stroke suddenly makes you go non-verbal, it is immensly frustrating. Similar to the toddler example, we could potentially throw some sort of a tantrum as adults if we can no longerContinue reading “Cat Got Your Tongue?”