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by BetsyWalker
Yesterday, 4:40 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap
Replies: 23
Views: 627

Re: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap

Hey Betsy Yea I do have an idea of what the issue is. I am still recording in the same place and environment, but I live like 30 min away from an airport and the sounds are planes flying over my house as they get ready to land. Its crazy to me how even though I don't live that close the noise still...
by BetsyWalker
Yesterday, 10:13 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap
Replies: 23
Views: 627

Re: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap

Overall, section 3 is a fine reading. But the background noise is still there and a bit more prominent in places. To get a sense of what I mean, you could check the paragraphs at these times: 7:07; 15:59; 18:31; 19:36; 25:10 to hear examples of what I mean. The good news is that all of these can be ...
by BetsyWalker
February 28th, 2024, 5:22 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap
Replies: 23
Views: 627

Re: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap

Listening to section 2 I have just a few comments: At 19:01 Repetition of “In summer especially, it was pleasant to sit on the churchyard wall under the thick roof of lime trees,” At 19:45 Written “elaborated” Spoken “embroidered” I notice in this recording a very soft subtle background noise. It is...
by BetsyWalker
February 26th, 2024, 11:03 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot
Replies: 121
Views: 7738

Re: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot

macklinkelly wrote: February 24th, 2024, 7:58 pm Chapter 18: "Forcing the Snowy Sierras" - 15:06
Always looking for feedback. Thanks!
https://librivox.org/uploads/brownrottger/carsonandfremont_18_sabin_128kb.mp3
Another fine reading! - PL Okay - Betsy
by BetsyWalker
February 25th, 2024, 5:15 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot
Replies: 121
Views: 7738

Re: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot

https://librivox.org/uploads/brownrottger/carsonandfremont_10_sabin_128kb.mp3 Here's Chapter 10! Total duration is 14min 38.5sec. Looking forward to hearing notes! Thanks! Thank you! I've put this in the MW and marked it Ready for PL Betsy will have a report for you soon. Very good reading -PL Okay...
by BetsyWalker
February 25th, 2024, 4:58 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]Murad the Unlucky and other Tales -jo
Replies: 68
Views: 5667

Re: [SOLO]Murad the Unlucky and other Tales -jo

brownrottger wrote: February 24th, 2024, 12:54 pm Hi Betsy! Section 10 is ready for you.
Thanks!
Christine
Another section well read - PL Okay! - Betsy
by BetsyWalker
February 25th, 2024, 4:36 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Memoir] Our Southern Highlanders by Horace Kephart-ag
Replies: 77
Views: 3857

Re: [Memoir] Our Southern Highlanders by Horace Kephart-ag

Section 10, The 'Peeps' of the Hills, enclosed, in 30:36: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/oursouthernhighlanders_10_kephart_128kb.mp3 And I don't think I want to 'do without' section 11, 'The Land of Do Without', so please sign me up for that as well. Thank you, Brize Good job, Brize - PL Okay...
by BetsyWalker
February 23rd, 2024, 11:31 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot
Replies: 121
Views: 7738

Re: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot

Hi - Thanks for this feedback. I appreciate that you so carefully described the steps for the volume adjustment. Having read your note I've re-listened to the start and finish again, three times. I'm not getting the length of silence that you get. For me the beginning silence is exactly 1 second and...
by BetsyWalker
February 23rd, 2024, 9:00 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot
Replies: 121
Views: 7738

Re: [WESTERN ADVENTURE] With Carson and Fremont, by Edwin L. Sabin -brrot

Chapter 17 - "Scant Christmas Comfort" - 13:57 https://librivox.org/uploads/brownrottger/carsonandfremont_17_sabin_128kb.mp3 My first recording for Libribox! I'm definitely looking for feedback :D Thanks! Welcome to Librivox, Macklin! You are a very good reader - a pleasure to PL. The onl...
by BetsyWalker
February 20th, 2024, 1:00 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap
Replies: 23
Views: 627

Re: ~ [Solo] Lolly Willowes: or the loving huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner - rap

Lukessa wrote: February 20th, 2024, 11:48 am The edits have been made and the new link is up!
I believe I should have the second section ready for listening sometime this week or next week at the latest for sure.
-Sandy
Good fix - PL Okay!- Betsy
by BetsyWalker
February 20th, 2024, 10:13 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: (adventure) Westy Martin on the Santa Fe Trail, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh - lt
Replies: 214
Views: 7756

Re: (adventure) Westy Martin on the Santa Fe Trail, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh - lt

johnb2 wrote: February 19th, 2024, 1:32 pm Hi Betsy and Lynnet
chapter 25 @ 6:05
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/santafetrail_25_fitzhugh_128kb.mp3
Another fine reading - both 24 & 25 are PL oKay! - Betsy
by BetsyWalker
February 20th, 2024, 9:54 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Memoir] Our Southern Highlanders by Horace Kephart-ag
Replies: 77
Views: 3857

Re: [Memoir] Our Southern Highlanders by Horace Kephart-ag

Section 9, The Outlander and the Native enclosed in 28:50: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/oursouthernhighlanders_09_kephart_128kb.mp3 The last couple of paragraphs have a "warning...what you are about to view may be disturbing..." quality about them, but I'm this far in, may as well...
by BetsyWalker
February 19th, 2024, 11:15 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] The Fortune of the Rougons, Book One of Rougon-Macquart Cycle, by Emile Zola - brrot
Replies: 117
Views: 3773

Re: [COMPLETE] The Fortune of the Rougons, Book One of Rougon-Macquart Cycle, by Emile Zola - brrot

This project is complete. All audio files can be found on our catalog page: https://librivox.org/the-fortune-of-the-rougons-book-one-of-rougon-macquart-cycle-version-2-by-emile-zola/ Yay Mark!! You're on your way. Only 19 more novels to go! :evil: Anyway, great job. Also, thank you to Betsy for doi...
by BetsyWalker
February 19th, 2024, 11:11 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: (adventure) Westy Martin on the Santa Fe Trail, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh - lt
Replies: 214
Views: 7756

Re: (adventure) Westy Martin on the Santa Fe Trail, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh - lt

JimmyO wrote: February 19th, 2024, 10:33 am OMG, so sorry about this! Files now hitting spec and re-uploaded.
Ch 14
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/santafetrail_14_fitzhugh_128kb.mp3
5:30
Ch 15
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/santafetrail_15_fitzhugh_128kb.mp3
4:25
Good fixes! PL okay now - Betsy