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Over 30 Min. Fiction Serial

#82 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part Two)

Nov. 22, 2020

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

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#81 - The Magic Mirror

Nov. 15, 2020

A sleepy folk tale from Zimbabwe.

Over 30 Min. Fiction Serial

#80 - Bartleby The Scrivener (Part One)

Nov. 8, 2020

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

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Bonus Guest Artist

#79 - Guest Artist Kyle Field - Hansel And Grethel - Bonus Episode

Nov. 3, 2020

A Brothers Grimm classic read by Kyle Field from the band Little Wings.

Over 30 Min. Fairy Tale 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. Fiction

#77 - A Dog's Tale

Oct. 24, 2020

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

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#76 - The Little Peasant

Oct. 17, 2020

A classic Grimm Brothers fairy tale.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Viking Tale

#75 - Loki's Children

Oct. 9, 2020

For Leif Erikson Day, a Viking tale of giants, dwarfs, gods and monsters.

Under 30 Min. Sleep Meditation Bonus

#74 - Sleep Meditation - Relax Into Sleep - Bonus Episode

Oct. 7, 2020

The first in a series of guided sleep meditations.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#73 - Rainbow And The Autumn Leaves

Oct. 3, 2020

A Canadian fairy tale for the Harvest Moon.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#72 - The Twelve Dancing Princesses

Sept. 26, 2020

A classic Grimm Brothers fairy tale, by request.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#71 - Prince Fickle & Fair Helena

Sept. 19, 2020

An old German fairy tale complete with a prince, a maiden, an evil stepmother and of course, a fairy.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#70 - The Thanksgiving Of The Wazir

Sept. 12, 2020

A Punjabi tale about the value of being grateful, even for life's setbacks and losses.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#69 - Fairy Gifts

Sept. 5, 2020

An old French fairy tale about being careful what you wish for...

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#68 - The Three Dogs

Aug. 29, 2020

An old fairy tale about three magical dogs in celebration of National Dog Day and dedicated to my very good dog, Bodhi.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#67 - Whippety-Stourie

Aug. 22, 2020

A sleepy Scottish tale about a good widow and a bad fairy.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Viking Tale Serial

#66 - The Dwarf's Gifts (Part Two)

Aug. 15, 2020

Part two of the story of Loki and the Dwarfs in this Viking tale from the book In The Days of Giants by Abbie Farwell Brown.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Bonus Guest Artist

#65 - Guest Artist Zoé Brown - Master Cornille's Secret - Bonus Episode

Aug. 11, 2020

Zoé Brown is the guest artist on this bonus episode, reading a touching French story about a miller and the secret he keeps locked away in his windmill.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Viking Tale Serial

#64 - The Dwarf's Gifts (Part One)

Aug. 8, 2020

More trouble with Loki and the Dwarves in this Viking tale from the book In The Days of Giants by Abbie Farwell Brown.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#63 - The Farmer And The Badger

Aug. 1, 2020

This week's story choice was inspired by my ongoing struggles with the gophers and rabbits in my veggie garden.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#62 - The Elfin Knight

July 25, 2020

More elfin mischief this week with another Scottish fairy tale.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Viking Tale

#61 - The Story of Audunn and the Bear

July 18, 2020

A sleepy 13th century Icelandic tale about a man, a bear, and two kings.

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.

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#59 - Skadi's Choice

July 4, 2020

Skadi, a giantess, hopes to marry the Norse god Balder The Beautiful in this Viking tale.