I Have A Speech Disorder

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    Never Really Held Me Back

    When I was in grade school,I was diagnosed with speech impedement. Went through school speech thearapy and practicing sentences with the letter S. Never really held me back from anything i've wanted to do. As a matter of fact, I consider my voice to be one of my attributes. I...
    parakeet8157 parakeet8157
    51-55, F
    1 Response May 15, 2012

    I Can'T Say What I Want To Say

    I am the person with lots of thoughts in my head but the problem is when I speak I usually say something else rather than what I want to say. Even in my native language, it happens most of the time. Like I want to say "It happens all the time", when I start to open my mouth and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jun 30, 2013

    School Torture

    During school its mostly torture because i cant speak properly and any time i get called on in class if i say something i get hounded with insults i only talk to a few people because they dont make fun of me for how i talk and i now consider my friends. But besides maybe 10...
    simplyhidden simplyhidden
    13-15, M
    4 Responses Jun 18, 2012

    Redding Wing

    In kindergarden, i was diagnosed with having a speech disorder. All throughout grade school, i attended a speech therapist.They encouraged me to continue throughout middle and high school but i declined due to embarressment. I couldn't prounounce the letters r and w correctly and...
    quietlittlething quietlittlething
    13-15, F
    1 Response Sep 16, 2012
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