Under 30 Min. episodes

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#12 - The Giant Builder

Sept. 21, 2019

Gods and giants square off after the mischievous Loki creates a big problem.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#11 - A Forest Betrothal Pt. 2

Sept. 14, 2019

Part two of A Forest Betrothal by Erckmann-Chatrian. Find out how it ends with the sleepy conclusion of this May December one-way romance.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#10 - A Forest Betrothal - Part 1

Sept. 7, 2019

We're off to the Alps for an sleepy French story of love and loss.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

#9 - The Nightingale and The Rose

Aug. 31, 2019

Here's a fairy tale by Oscar Wilde, The Nightingale and The Rose. It's a story about love and loss with a weird twist.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#8 - The Yellow Wallpaper - Part 2

Aug. 24, 2019

Here's part 2 of The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. I read the first part in Episode 7. It's a little creepy...

Under 30 Min. Fiction Episodic

#7 - The Yellow Wallpaper - Part 1

Aug. 17, 2019

The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman was requested by a listener. I had never read it before, but it's great. Bucolic and a bit creepy.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#6 - Goblin Market

Aug. 10, 2019

Goblin Market is a beautiful, weird, long poem by Christina Rossetti. It has a strange history and was supposedly written for children... Really? Google it if you want to know more.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

#5 - The Tongue-Cut Sparrow

Aug. 3, 2019

This Japanese fairy tale by Yei Theodora Ozaki tells a story about kindness, with a few demons thrown in for good measure.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Fairy Tale

#4 - The Emperor's New Clothes

July 27, 2019

Hans Christian Andersen's The Emperor's New Clothes has been a favorite story of mine since I was a child. It's over a hundred years old but still very relevant to our world today.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#3 - Kvasir's Blood

July 20, 2019

Here's one more viking myth to help you fall asleep, Kvasir's Blood by Abbie Farwell Brown.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#2 - How Odin Lost His Eye

July 13, 2019

Here's another viking myth to help you fall asleep, How Odin Lost His Eye by Abbie Farwell Brown.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#1 - The Beginning Of Things

July 13, 2019

The viking myth that started it all.