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Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#46 - The Baby

April 18, 2020

A tale about a brave Norwegian prince.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#45 - Sand Flat Shadows

April 11, 2020

Sand Flat Shadows is a beautiful, sleepy story about the creation of man and animals as told by a goat to a goose while laying under the stars on a sand flat.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#44 - Sleepy Shorts - The Fairies & The Dandelion

April 4, 2020

This is the first in a new series for Listen To Sleep patrons called Sleepy Shorts. They are short, sleepy stories for kids and adults -- perfect for nap time or break time.

Over 30 Min. Sleep Meditation Extended / Nature Sounds Bonus

#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.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#42 - The Father

March 28, 2020

A Scandinavian tale about loss and redemption.

Fiction Extended / Nature Sounds

#41 - Mr. Possum - Extended

March 21, 2020

For kids and adults alike, this week's story is about why opossums are white.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#40 - The Jellyfish And The Monkey

March 14, 2020

A Japanese fairy tale by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#39 - The Phantom of the Opera (Prologue)

March 7, 2020

Here's the prologue to this classic novel about the origins of the story. It's a little weird, and a lot sleepy.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Serial

#38 - The Queen of The Many-Coloured Bedchamber (Part Two)

Feb. 28, 2020

Here is part two of this great Irish fairy tale.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#36 - The Ghost

Feb. 14, 2020

Another Polish folk tale for a listener in Poland this week.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#35 - The Evil Eye

Feb. 7, 2020

A request for a Polish folk tale from a listener in Poland this week.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#34 - The Golden Goose

Jan. 31, 2020

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

Under 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale

#33 - King Grisly-Beard

Jan. 24, 2020

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Viking Tale Extended / Nature Sounds

#32 - The Beginning of Things - Extended

Jan. 17, 2020

In celebration of six months of Listen To Sleep, here's an extended edition of the first episode. It's a viking myth with the sound of crickets I recorded at my cabin last summer.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#31 - The White Hare and The Crocodiles

Jan. 10, 2020

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

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#30 - The Little Match Girl

Jan. 3, 2020

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

#29 - The Mail-Coach Passengers

Dec. 27, 2019

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Extended / Nature Sounds

#28 - A Forest Betrothal - Extended

Dec. 20, 2019

A reprisal of 2019's most downloaded episodes, combined into an hour-long episode with nature sounds in the background.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#27 - Burg Hill's On Fire

Dec. 13, 2019

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

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#26 - The Christmas Fairy of Strasburg

Dec. 6, 2019

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. Fairy Tale Fiction

#25 - The Pine Tree

Nov. 29, 2019

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

Over 30 Min. Fiction Extended / Nature Sounds

#24 - The Nightingale and The Rose - Extended

Nov. 22, 2019

Oscar Wilde's The Nightingale and The Rose; a story about love and loss with a weird twist. This extended version has crickets in the background that go on after the story is over.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Serial

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

Nov. 15, 2019

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