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The Quiet

I don’t mind the silence.

To me it feels calm.

I prefer the quiet of noise’s absence.

I appear ‘normal’ for just an instance.

Before they talk to me and I drop the bomb. 115 more words


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All He Knew by Helen Frost

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All He Knew by Helen Frost (9780374312992)

Henry started out life talking and able to hear, until a fever took his hearing as a small child. 368 more words

Book Reviews

The World With No Sound

By Sandra C. Obiora. Written 6.3.13 © All rights reserved.

Imagine with me for a second a world without sound.

The ocean without the lapping and flapping of the waves, 317 more words

Write Ups

Living Near Wind Farms Could Damage Your Hearing-2014

1st October 2014,

By Camilla Turner, The Telegraph

Source; https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/earth/energy/windpower/11131544/Living-close-to-wind-farms-could-cause-hearing-damage.html

The Royal Society publishes new research and warns of the danger that low-frequency sound emitted by wind turbines can pose. 744 more words

Wind Turbines

A World Without Sound

7th May 1964
“A World Without Sound”

The best way to imagine a world without sound is to imagine being deaf.  No one who can hear properly can fully imagine this, but there are all sorts of advantages and disadvantages which we do not think about.  493 more words

Childhood Essays