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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.

Over 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Bonus Guest Artist

#57 - Guest Artist - Squalloscope - The Story Of The Year - Bonus Episode

June 24, 2020

Anna Kohlweis, an artist who makes music as Squalloscope, gives a beautiful reading of Hans Christian Andersen's The Story Of The Year.

Under 30 Min. Fiction

#55 - Iola Leroy (Chapter 1)

June 18, 2020

Chapter 1 of Iola Leroy, a novel by Frances Watkins Harper, an abolitionist, suffragist, poet, teacher, public speaker, and writer.

Over 30 Min. Nonfiction

#54 - My Escape From Slavery

June 6, 2020

Frederick Douglass’s classic essay, My Escape From Slavery

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction

#53 - The Fairies of Merlin's Crag

May 30, 2020

A Scottish tale about the consequences of not respecting a fairy's home.

Under 30 Min. Fairy Tale Fiction Bonus Guest Artist

#52 - Guest Artist - Andy The Doorbum - Prometheus And Pandora - Bonus Episode

May 26, 2020

An ancient myth read by Andy Fenstermaker, who makes music and poetry as Andy The Doorbum.