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About Laura

My creative bent started with my first work of literature: The Pan Speaks Out, written and illustrated by me, in the mid- to late-seventies. A mystery (of “the Hardy Girls,” no less) and my first chapter book, The Beautiful Horse, followed shortly.

In the eighties, I sang and performed onstage for the church where I grew up, leading to three years of theatre and Thespian Club at Warsaw Community High School, then on to more acting and the technical side of production at Grace College, Winona Lake.

To this day, I can’t simply read the liturgy at Eberhard Lutheran, where I now attend church, simply read the Geronimo Stilton, R. L. Stine, Veggie Tales, or classic children’s books (like Peter Pan or The Wizard of Oz) listened to by my children. Why I even dress the part to read The Ballad of The Pirate Queens, by Jane Yolen.

It’s in my blood, you see.

And that is what you need in your voice over talent—someone who grasps a script in hand and becomes the voice you want.
  • Straight narration can be guaranteed to have perfect diction, perfect pronunciation, comfortable cadence, warmth, and approachability.
  • Upbeat announcing can put a smile on your audience’s face they didn’t realize was there!
  • Instruction provides conciseness and well-timed pauses for the listener to learn and follow.
  • Dramatization of fictional pieces can pull readers in so they forget their surroundings . . .
So take a listen, enjoy your time, and let me know how I can help!
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Blog

  • Love Hurts–but is ...

    February 20, 2020
    A third poem from Sara Teasdale this month--Four Winds.  Love can make you feel many things and it can make you do ...
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  • That look . . . .

    February 13, 2020
    I hope your romantic plans are gearing up and if you're by yourself this Valentine's Day--Rock. On. Being single is ...
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  • The Gift of Love and ...

    February 06, 2020
    Today's blog begins a four-part series of poems by Sara Teasdale, perfect for ...
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  • Saltpeter Poems

    January 30, 2020
    Not exactly dinner conversation, but the poem in today's audioblog reminds us of the hard reality of war that is right ...
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  • A Word Book–of a ...

    January 23, 2020
    Not the only one of it's kind, but Ambrose Bierce wrote, perhaps, the most well-known, Cynic's Word Book. I've ...
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  • A handbook for what I ...

    January 17, 2020
    I've always kept my eyes peeled for old books and I found a nice little pile on a recent shopping trip in Roanoke, ...
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  • I don’t have an ...

    January 09, 2020
    I finally did an accent tag video today! I listen to these same videos when I'm working on a new accent for an ...
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  • My Favorite Words

    January 02, 2020
    I love New Year's Eve, January 1st, Mondays, and mornings--they're all a reset button in our lives. With the new year, ...
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  • Merry Christmas to you!

    December 26, 2019
    It's all over so fast, but if you still have the time, what a lovely day to hear an old, familiar story! Make some hot ...
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  • Piccola

    December 19, 2019
    This poem, written by Celia Thaxter, is a lyrical story about a little girl named Piccola (a bit redundant, as piccola ...
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PO Box 704
Columbia City, IN 46725

Phone: +1 260 385 3734
E-mail: laura@laurasvoice.com