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by Colourbynumbers
October 10th, 2020, 6:26 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [GROUP]A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman - ke
Replies: 107
Views: 8187

Re: [GROUP]A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman - ke

https://librivox.org/uploads/kathrinee/chinesewonderbook_04_pitman_128kb.mp3 21.24 mins This should be chapter four, the story of how the binding of feet became popular. Like all good fairytales, it is a little gruesome. It is my first time recording a piece this long so please let me know if it can...
by Colourbynumbers
October 10th, 2020, 3:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poetry- S #9] Sonnet IX by Hartley Coleridge - dl
Replies: 37
Views: 934

Re: [Weekly Poetry- S #9] Sonnet IX by Hartley Coleridge - dl

https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/sonnetix_coleridge_evh_128kb.mp3 I posted a new version of my 1 min test today as well, as I had trouble with background noise before, but I fixed that so wanted to get stuck in and do a 'proper' thing as well. Hope that's all right! Thank you Eva, good first re...
by Colourbynumbers
September 26th, 2020, 4:44 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from Reading, UK
Replies: 5
Views: 320

Re: Hi from Reading, UK

thanks Algy - I don't want to run any projects just now, just participate. I'll keep it in mind though, thank you!
by Colourbynumbers
September 26th, 2020, 4:24 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [GROUP]A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman - ke
Replies: 107
Views: 8187

Re: [GROUP]A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman - ke

May I claim Section 4 How Footbinding Started please?
these stories are really good!
by Colourbynumbers
September 26th, 2020, 4:01 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [ATHEISM] Flowers of Freethought (Second Series) by G.W. Foote - availle
Replies: 235
Views: 3411

Re: [ATHEISM] Flowers of Freethought (Second Series) by G.W. Foote - availle

May I claim 47 Forgive and Forget?
It will be my first participation in a reading project.
I'm still waiting on an ok from the new and improved submission of my listening test, but I'm sure it will not be long in coming.
by Colourbynumbers
September 26th, 2020, 3:48 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poetry- S #9] Sonnet IX by Hartley Coleridge - dl
Replies: 37
Views: 934

Re: [Weekly Poetry- S #9] Sonnet IX by Hartley Coleridge - dl

https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/sonnetix_coleridge_evh_128kb.mp3

I posted a new version of my 1 min test today as well, as I had trouble with background noise before, but I fixed that so wanted to get stuck in and do a 'proper' thing as well. Hope that's all right!
by Colourbynumbers
September 26th, 2020, 3:25 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: please listen - test [OK]
Replies: 3
Views: 129

Re: please listen - test

https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test_colourbynumbers.mp3

so - we bought a microphone and I learned some about the cleaning up of noise.
I think this one is a lot better! please let me know what you think.
by Colourbynumbers
August 29th, 2020, 4:52 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from Reading, UK
Replies: 5
Views: 320

Re: Hi from Reading, UK

Have you ever considered starting a local club called Reading Out Loud? Sorry, bad pun... :mrgreen: Michael I have not, that would be awesome wouldn't it? that idea is going to float in my head now and if it comes into being that will be because you planted a seed... At the moment not much seems to...
by Colourbynumbers
August 29th, 2020, 4:28 pm
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: please listen - test [OK]
Replies: 3
Views: 129

please listen - test [OK]

My one minute test, unedited:
https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test_colourbynumbers_raw.mp3

thanks for any feedback you can provide!
by Colourbynumbers
August 23rd, 2020, 2:49 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from Reading, UK
Replies: 5
Views: 320

Hi from Reading, UK

Yes, I live in a town called Reading... I’m Eva and for over a decade read at least half an hour to one hour to my children, every day. Worked my way through so many enjoyable books, including all of the Harry Potter books. The youngest is stepping out of his teens soon, and I miss the reading out l...