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by aradlaw
Yesterday, 7:49 pm
Forum: New Projects Launch Pad
Topic: [Weekly Poem] I Have Desired To Go by Gerard Manley Hopkins - dl
Replies: 2
Views: 33

[Weekly Poem] I Have Desired To Go by Gerard Manley Hopkins - dl

I Have Desired To Go by Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844 - 1889) . Gerard Manley Hopkins SJ was an English poet and Jesuit priest, whose posthumous fame established him among the leading Victorian poets. His manipulation of prosody (particularly his concept of sprung rhythm and use of imagery) establish...
by aradlaw
Yesterday, 7:17 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl
Replies: 30
Views: 343

Re: CLOSED [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl

Thanks for the edit Patrick.
Thank you Tomas, Ian and Nemo. :thumbs:

Thank to to all readers this week. :clap:

This project is now complete!
All audio files can be found on our catalog page:
https://librivox.org/wanting-is-what-by-robert-browning/
by aradlaw
Yesterday, 7:02 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Fortnightly Poetry] Stanzas Written In His Library by Robert Southey - dl
Replies: 60
Views: 535

Re: [Fortnightly Poetry] Stanzas Written In His Library by Robert Southey

Usually, I consider the poem closed whenever I get around to closing and cataloging it on the Sunday, very late today, we've had out 3 year old granddaughter for a few days :9: Thank you Michele for BCing and all readers for, ...well..reading. :D This project is now complete! All audio files can be...
by aradlaw
Yesterday, 6:53 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [NATURE] Birds and Nature, Vol XI, February 1902 - jo
Replies: 67
Views: 611

Re: [NATURE] Birds and Nature, Vol XI, February 1902 - jo

Thank you Betty, section 7 and 17 are PL OK.
There is a repeat in section 21 at 0:46 - "But he is also sometimes called the “pocket bird,”...
by aradlaw
Yesterday, 6:11 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Fortnightly Poetry] Stanzas Written In His Library by Robert Southey - dl
Replies: 60
Views: 535

Re: [Fortnightly Poetry] Stanzas Written In His Library by Robert Southey

Usually, I consider the poem closed whenever I get around to closing and cataloging it on the Sunday, very late today, we've had out 3 year old granddaughter for a few days :9:
by aradlaw
May 18th, 2018, 8:06 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [NATURE] Birds and Nature, Vol XI, February 1902 - jo
Replies: 67
Views: 611

Re: [NATURE] Birds and Nature, Vol XI, February 1902 - jo

Larry, section 10 is PL OK.
Scotty, section 3 is also PL OK.
AkashaQD, section 22 is PL OK.
by aradlaw
May 18th, 2018, 7:01 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl
Replies: 30
Views: 343

Re: [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl

Good reading Patrick, however the volume is too low at 78 dB.
Could you amplify and upload please?
by aradlaw
May 17th, 2018, 11:09 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl
Replies: 30
Views: 343

Re: [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl

Thank you Eve. :thumbs:

Thanks for the edit Phil.
by aradlaw
May 16th, 2018, 5:50 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Weekly/Fortnightly Poetry Suggestions
Replies: 100
Views: 18803

Re: Weekly/Fortnightly Poetry Suggestions

I think that this one would be great for a Weekly Poetry Project: Text URL: https://archive.org/details/modernversebrit00forb - Page 27 PRAYERS OF STEEL by Carl Sandburg Cheers Thanks for that suggestion Algy, unfortunately Carl Sandburg died in 1967, he would not be PD for life +70 countries. We t...
by aradlaw
May 16th, 2018, 5:39 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl
Replies: 30
Views: 343

Re: [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl

Thank you Erin, Tom and Kate. :thumbs:
*Kate, I fixed your file name, best to copy / paste and replace the initials. :wink:

**Phil, you have two outros, I'm guessing you missed the edit. :)
by aradlaw
May 15th, 2018, 9:23 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl
Replies: 30
Views: 343

Re: [Weekly Poem] Wanting is - What? by Robert Browning - dl

RajVO wrote:
May 15th, 2018, 8:51 am
My pleasure, David!
In MW, name is misspelled as Faj (F for R). :)
Done ! (in my defense, the letters are pretty close together.) :twisted:
by aradlaw
May 15th, 2018, 9:21 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: 1-Minute Test!
Replies: 2
Views: 54

Re: 1-Minute Test!

Welcome to LibriVox ChanchoJomp :D Good test file, the only item to fix is the bitrate, we need 128kbsp (constant), your file is 101 (variable) If you are using Audacity, this is set in Export File/ Format Options / Bit Rate Mode Constant; Quality 128 kbps; Choose stereo (with a mono file) and this ...