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Your articles on life with a stammer

Stories, articles, opinions, poems, art and more from people who stammer. Read about their stammering experiences.

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Hospital radio presenter Rob tells us about making a video to encourage others who stammer. 
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Paul tells us how the togetherness he felt whilst attending a stammering conference in the USA inspired him.
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While researching into speech impairments in colonial India, for his PhD, Thomas realised how much speech and language therapy in the past was tied to empire and racism. Here he tells us more.
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Read Tim's powerful poem about learning to accept his stammer.
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James, our regular Your Voice contributor from the US, describes those all too familiar times when it's hard to express yourself the way you want to.
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Being offered a teaching job was the last thing Judith expected, having spent her schooldays afraid to speak in class. Here, she talks us through her career and explains how useful feedback helped her to deliver a funeral speech.
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Up-and-coming Peru-based filmmaker Gabriel tells us about creating his short films about stammering, and the difference he hopes they'll make. 
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With The Prince's Trust Awards taking place last week, Gideon, a winner from the 2019 ceremony, tells us how he turned a corner with his stammer, and how a near fatal attack led to him becoming a motivational speaker and a youth mentor. 
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Alistair tells us how the lack of stories about people who stammer led him to write and illustrate his own children's book 'Taming the Alphabet'.
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When Craig started stammering in his 40s, his therapist put it down to Functional Neurological Disorder. But what exactly is it?
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Read Rachel's brilliantly creative visual puzzle poem, written after reaching a place where she can talk openly about her stammer.
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Working on a suicide helpline has led Bill to wonder how prevalent the issue is within the stammering community.
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