Over 30 Min. episodes

Over 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

#93 - Zlatovlaska The Golden-Haired

Jan. 24, 2021

A sleepy Czech fairy tale with talking animals and a princess, of course.

Over 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

#92 - Princess On The Glass Hill

Jan. 17, 2021

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction

#90 - Little David Copperfield

Jan. 10, 2021

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Extended / Nature Sounds

#89 - The Californian's Tale

Jan. 2, 2021

A beautiful, sleepy tale about love and loss by Mark Twain. You can read this story (and other public domain classics) for free at https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/142 .

Over 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#86 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Four)

Dec. 20, 2020

The finale of the sleepy Herman Melville classic this week.

Over 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#84 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Three)

Dec. 6, 2020

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#82 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Two)

Nov. 22, 2020

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#80 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part One)

Nov. 8, 2020

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

#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. 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. Fiction

#60 - The Amputated Arms (Full Version)

July 11, 2020

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale Bonus Guest Artist

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

June 24, 2020

Anna Kohlweis, an artist who makes music as Squalloscope, gives a beautiful reading of Hans Christian Andersen's The Story Of The Year.

Over 30 Min. Nonfiction

#54 - My Escape From Slavery

June 6, 2020

Frederick Douglass’s classic essay, My Escape From Slavery

Over 30 Min. Fiction Extended / Nature Sounds

#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.

Over 30 Min. Bonus Extended / Nature Sounds 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.