raspy voice - quotes and descriptions to inspire creative writing
...his voice is coarse like fragmented rock in hessian sack, moving and grinding against each other, somehow it compliments his ruddy complexion and raised veins. He wipes white hair from eyes as blue as the sky and fixes us in a serious gaze...
Found in Are you awake yet? - first draft, authored by .
Years of smoking and alcohol abuse had made his voice sound like it had traveled via vocal chords of heavy sandpaper. Once it had no doubt been a pleasing deep gravely voice; now it made you wonder which breath would be his last.
His voice was rasping, like an old man, even though his face was young.