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Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#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.

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

#4 - The Emperor's New Clothes - Extended

July 27, 2019

An extended length (31 minutes) version of this classic tale with nature sounds in the background and no introduction.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#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.

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

#3 - Kvasir's Blood - Extended

July 20, 2019

A classic Viking tale. Just the story, no introduction, with creek sounds underneath.

Short Fiction Under 30 Min. 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.

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

#2 - How Odin Lost His Eye - Extended

July 17, 2019

A classic Viking tale. It has just the story, no introduction, with creek sounds underneath.

Short Fiction Under 30 Min. 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.

Short Fiction Under 30 Min. Viking Tale

#1 - The Beginning Of Things

July 13, 2019

The viking myth that started it all.

Listen To Sleep - trailer

July 12, 2019

a free weekly podcast with slow, quiet stories to help you fall asleep