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January 31, 2020

#34 - The Golden Goose

The Golden Goose is another weird one with a moral about being kind to strangers.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

January 24, 2020

#33 - King Grisly-Beard

A request for a story from the Brothers Grimm this week. King Grisly-Beard is about a princess who learns an important life lesson.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

January 10, 2020

#31 - The White Hare and The Crocodiles

A Japanese fairy tale about the deceit and redemption by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

January 03, 2020

#30 - The Little Match Girl

A fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen with a poignant story about a little girl on a New Years Eve past.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

December 27, 2019

#29 - The Mail-Coach Passengers

A fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen for the end of one year and beginning of another.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

December 13, 2019

#27 - Burg Hill's On Fire

A Celtic fairy tale about the foolishness of praying for things you don't need. With more fairies. In Scotland!

Under 30 Min. Fiction

December 06, 2019

#26 - The Christmas Fairy of Strasburg

A strange and wonderful fairy tale about the origins of the Christmas Tree and the importance of not lashing out at our loved ones in anger.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

November 29, 2019

#25 - The Pine Tree

A bittersweet story about remembering to be grateful for the life we have, this fairy tale is classic Hans Christian Andersen.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

November 15, 2019

#23 - The Bamboo-Cutter And The Moon-Child (Part Two)

Nod off to sleep with part two of this great story by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale Episodic

November 08, 2019

#22 - The Bamboo-Cutter And The Moon-Child (Part One)

Back to the land of fairy tales this week with another great story by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale Episodic

November 02, 2019

#21 - When Father Brought Home The Lamp

Written in the style of Finnish Realism, this 19th century tale of a household transformed by modern technology is a sweet tale of simpler times.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

October 29, 2019

#20 - Lt. Col. Vindman's Statement To US House Committees 10-29-19 - Bonus Episode

A little something different... the opening statement made by Lt. Col. Vindman to the US House Committees during a closed-door session but as a bedtime story.

Under 30 Min. Bonus Nonfiction

October 26, 2019

#18 - The Red Room

It's the finale of "Creepy but Sleepy" October with The Red Room by HG Wells.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

October 19, 2019

#17 - The Hollow of the Three Hills

"Creepy but Sleepy" October continues with The Hollow of the Three Hills by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

October 12, 2019

#16 - The Amputated Arms (Part Two)

A little creepy, but actually very sleepy. It's part two of the classic Danish tale, The Amputated Arms by Jorgen Wilhelm Bergsoe.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Episodic