over 30 min. episodes

Fairy Tale Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#92 - Princess On The Glass Hill

Jan. 17, 2021

A sweet, sleepy Norse fairy tale with no gods or Vikings.

Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#90 - Little David Copperfield

Jan. 10, 2021

A bedtime story by Charles Dickens about one of his most famous characters.

Extended / Nature Sounds Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#89 - The Californian's Tale

Jan. 2, 2021

A beautiful, sleepy tale about love and loss by Mark Twain.

Episodic Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#86 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Four)

Dec. 20, 2020

The finale of the sleepy Herman Melville classic this week.

Episodic Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#84 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Three)

Dec. 6, 2020

It's part three (of four) of the sleepy Herman Melville classic.

Episodic Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#82 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Two)

Nov. 22, 2020

Part Two (of four) of the sleepy Herman Melville classic.

Episodic Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#80 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part One)

Nov. 8, 2020

Part One (of four) of the sleepy Herman Melville classic.

Fairy Tale Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#78 - The Ugly Duckling

Oct. 31, 2020

A Danish fairy tale about the pain of growing up an outsider and the joy of finding out who you really are.

Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#77 - A Dog's Tale

Oct. 24, 2020

Mark Twain's heartrendingly beautiful classic, by request for a listener who likes longer stories.

Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#60 - The Amputated Arms (Full Version)

July 11, 2020

A classic Danish tale that's a little creepy and a little sleepy.

Bonus Fairy Tale Guest Artist Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#57 - Guest Artist - Squalloscope - The Story Of The Year - Bonus Episode

June 24, 2020

Anna Kohlweis gives a beautiful reading of Hans Christian Andersen's The Story Of The Year.

Nonfiction Over 30 Min.

#54 - My Escape From Slavery

June 6, 2020

Frederick Douglass’s classic essay, My Escape From Slavery

Extended / Nature Sounds Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#50 - When Father Brought Home The Lamp - Extended

May 16, 2020

This 19th century tale of a household transformed by modern technology is a sweet tale of simpler times and includes the sound of crickets I recorded one evening this past summer up at my cabin.

Bonus Extended / Nature Sounds Over 30 Min. Sleep Meditation

#43 - Nature & Music - Brookside Meditation - Bonus Episode

April 2, 2020

This bonus episode has no story, only binaural nature sounds I recorded here at my cabin mixed with relaxing music.

Extended / Nature Sounds Over 30 Min. Short Fiction Viking Tale

#32 - The Beginning of Things - Extended

Jan. 17, 2020

In celebration of six months of Listen To Sleep, here's an extended edition of the first episode. It's a viking myth with the sound of crickets I recorded at my cabin last summer.