Voices - quotes and descriptions to inspire creative writing
Troy’s eyes were filled with utter rage, cursing not-so-quietly in Spanish. I couldn’t understand his words, and could only know they were curse words for the taut tone of his voice, because the words sounded strangely melodic. They were sweet but venomous, like cupcakes sprinkled with poison.
Voices babbled happily like a mountain river.
The voice was unexpected. It was low, with an agreeable trace of huskiness and with a hint of more power than the frail body would suggest - not an educated voice, but one on which education had imposed a discipline which hadn't quite obliterated the provincial, probably East Anglian, accent of childhood.
Bleating inconsequentially into the night.
jarring tone, petulant whine, smoothly professional, full of malice, piteous, excitement, solemn, brutal, contemptuous, amused, distressed, quietly untroubled, gentle
authority, conciliatory tone, timbre of a voice, ecclesiastical tones, cheerful shout, condoning, quietly conferring, laughed, giggled, unhushed, resolute, relish, meek, spoken with cold formality, timbre of upper class arrogance, measured cadences
conversational, sudden fierceness, carefully uncommitted tones, surprise, resentment, , confident, strong, harsh, aggressive, sensitive, deep, resonant, bitter, bitterness, persuasive, mutter, nasty, shrill, crazy, squeaky, professional, yell, hysterical, groan, calmness.
jabber of voices, unintelligible, trace of roughness, raucous, edge of insolence, coldly, cooly authoritative, embarrassed insincerity, quiver of old age, said enigmatically, cracked voice, strained from recent crying
The plume of my breath billowed out, and quickly dissipated in the cool morning air.
She could never whisper because her voice always had a million reasons to shout.