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by Sue Anderson
Today, 2:17 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

Hi: Let us try this one. Dislikes By Oliver Wendell Holmes Read by Dale Grothmann Time 6:03 Gutenberg file http://www.gutenberg.org/files/18734/18734-h/18734-h.htm LV file https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf060_dislikes_holmes_dg_128kb.mp3 Thanks Dale Hi Dale, Thanks for this! :) An ...
by Sue Anderson
Today, 2:08 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

My contribution is an excerpt from Chapter 18, The Purple Land (last 6 paragraphs, beginning "It is not an exclusively British characteristic" W. H. Hudson http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/7132 https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf060_purplelandexcerpt_hudson_mtf_128kb.mp3 13:19 This ex...
by Sue Anderson
Today, 9:03 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

As promised, here's my contribution: Woman as an Inventor by Matilda Joslyn Gage (not yet in catalogue) (1826 - 1898) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matilda_Joslyn_Gage Taken from The North American Review, Volume 136, 1883 https://archive.org/details/jstor-25118273/page/n1 https://librivox.org/uplo...
by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 7:45 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

My last words for the night on the subject of mistakes and corrections:

Our local forest preserve district just completed stenciling this message in foot high white letters on a freshly blacktopped path approaching a major intersection:

TURNING CARS
CAUTION AHAED
by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 7:18 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

soupy wrote:
Yesterday, 5:49 pm
Impossible to match one word perfectly - you have to match a phrase or whole sentence.

Craig
Good advice! :)
by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 7:17 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

Hi Sue. I have thought about it, and it is NOT ALRIGHT. Acceptable is the enemy of excellence. Let me work on it overnight. I am sure I can adjust the pitch to match. Or go back a paragraph. Thanks Dale Hi Dale, Yes, I think you'll be happier once it's correct. I know I would be. Craig's suggestion...
by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 5:29 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

Hi Dale,
I'll take responsibility for this one. Yes, it's ok to leave "nicotinia" as is. :)
Matching up voices is a common problem. Craig might have some suggestions for you. He always does a great job with this.
by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 11:12 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

Hi, I am interested in 2 or 3 stories from "Bird Stories" (http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/25600). I hope I can start stright away or someone need to assign it to me? Could you please confirm? Regards, Pradeep Singh Ahdi Hi Pradeep, Welcome to the Nonfiction Collection! :) I took a look at the book...
by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 10:42 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

Hello: I am not at all sure that this piece belongs here, but Lynette said it might (without reading it). It is an essay, and therefore non-fiction, and it is short. Anyway -- In Defense Of An Offering By Sewell Ford Read by Dale Grothmann Time 4:18 Gutenberg file -- http://www.gutenberg.org/files/...
by Sue Anderson
October 20th, 2018, 9:55 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

Here is a wonderful but sad tale... Mary White William Allen White https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf060_marywhite_white_lvk_128kb.mp3 11:43 http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/38280 Hi Lvan, Welcome to the Nonfiction Collection! Thank you for reading this beautifully written tribute to...
by Sue Anderson
October 18th, 2018, 2:08 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo
Replies: 69
Views: 1125

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 060 - jo

I am uploading an eyewitness account of the 1906 SF earthquake. I do apologize for its leaking over 60 minutes (1:01:09). If it is too long for this project, I will do something else with it. https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/San_Francisco_During_the_Eventful_Days_of_April_1906.mp3 Her...
by Sue Anderson
October 16th, 2018, 2:43 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: [GROUP SONG] "Silent Night" - Christmas Carol Collection 2018
Replies: 54
Views: 811

Re: [GROUP SONG] "Silent Night" - Christmas Carol Collection 2018

Hi Twinkle, This is a great idea for a group song! :) if somebody can come up with an alto part, I will try to participate. Just one suggestion; perhaps you could interest the German-speaking LibriVoxers to sing the verses in German, which could then be alternated with the English verses for an inte...
by Sue Anderson
October 16th, 2018, 10:22 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.
Replies: 10189
Views: 487412

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, I think I need to pre-claim the cover for volume 60 of the Nonfiction Collection, of which I am the BC:

Project 13333: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 60

Thanks!
by Sue Anderson
October 15th, 2018, 6:17 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.
Replies: 10189
Views: 487412

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

annise wrote:
October 15th, 2018, 4:26 pm
Sue - you hadn't, it's now preclaimed.

Anne
Thank you! :)