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by mexyna
June 29th, 2010, 10:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Romantics (aka Romances)
Replies: 12
Views: 1790

The Summary???

I think I've seen a discussion somewhere in the forums on the issues with the Wiki summaries and I think I'm beginning to appreciate the challenge a little more, in the past I had only been downloading Jane Austen and since those were stories that I had read repeatedly on my own, it wasn't really a ...
by mexyna
June 29th, 2010, 10:08 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Romantics (aka Romances)
Replies: 12
Views: 1790

thistlechick wrote:Yes, I agree, Lady Audely's Secret is very swoon-worthy!
It was a truly lovely read and also quite funny at times.
by mexyna
June 29th, 2010, 10:02 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Romantics (aka Romances)
Replies: 12
Views: 1790

If you haven't listened yet to The Rosary by Florence Louisa Barclay... go quick and listen and swoon: http://librivox.org/the-rosary-by-florence-louisa-barclay/ Speaking of swooning.... A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe is a good fit too: http://librivox.org/a-sicilian-romance-by-ann-radcliffe/ ...
by mexyna
June 25th, 2010, 1:30 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Mystery Story Collection Vol. 007 - ge
Replies: 112
Views: 33799

Thanx Gesine!!
Will do.
by mexyna
June 23rd, 2010, 7:00 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Mystery Story Collection Vol. 007 - ge
Replies: 112
Views: 33799

Hi!!!
I followed the links to suggested works and found this Wilkie Collins story but I think it's gonna be twice as long as recommended ... do I have to give it up?

Title: The Dream Woman
Word Count: 21,342

Thanx.
Mexy
by mexyna
June 22nd, 2010, 10:37 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE][FICTION] Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott - sp
Replies: 343
Views: 29090

Thanx.

Please use MEXYNA.
by mexyna
June 22nd, 2010, 9:25 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE][FICTION] Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott - sp
Replies: 343
Views: 29090

dii wrote:
As for the target date, it was Jim, our MC who added this date as a joke, as it is considered to be the end of the world :mrgreen:
Duuuuhhhhhh :lol: (hitting myself on the head)
by mexyna
June 22nd, 2010, 9:20 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE][FICTION] Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott - sp
Replies: 343
Views: 29090

Gosh .... thanx for the quick response .. it all feels so official now lololol (you'd think I was reading 60 chapters or something!!!) Can I have a little help on "begins with" "ends with" as I've looked at the notes and where to start and stop looks a little confusing. I'll mosey on over to the tes...
by mexyna
June 22nd, 2010, 9:06 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE][FICTION] Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott - sp
Replies: 343
Views: 29090

Gosh is that target completion date correct?? 2012 or is it me not understanding???? it seems so far away, wow.
by mexyna
June 22nd, 2010, 9:02 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE][FICTION] Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott - sp
Replies: 343
Views: 29090

Bravely stepping forth where no Mexy has stepped before... :

Is notes a short part? It's my first attempt at reading????? :oops:
by mexyna
June 22nd, 2010, 1:58 am
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Anna Simon read beautifully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2838

I loved the story indeed!!! I think I listened to it about 5 times consecutively before I moved on. I thought the accent was really strange at first but now i can't imagine hearing it any other way .... I actually entertained idea's of reading it myself but I'm not certain I can trip Moscropsmythe??...
by mexyna
June 12th, 2010, 10:26 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Romantics (aka Romances)
Replies: 12
Views: 1790

If you haven't listened yet to The Rosary by Florence Louisa Barclay... go quick and listen and swoon: http://librivox.org/the-rosary-by-florence-louisa-barclay/ Speaking of swooning.... A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe is a good fit too: http://librivox.org/a-sicilian-romance-by-ann-radcliffe/ ...
by mexyna
June 11th, 2010, 9:57 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Romantics (aka Romances)
Replies: 12
Views: 1790

TriciaG wrote:Moving this from Suggestions/Comments to Off Topic. :)
:) thanx
by mexyna
June 11th, 2010, 8:39 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Romantics (aka Romances)
Replies: 12
Views: 1790

Romantics (aka Romances)

Either I haven't looked hard enough or there's no particular thread dedicated to the discussion of romances ... :( I looooooooooov romances. Total romantic :oops: For most of my life (LOL) I've been Mrs Darcy (need I say ... PnP) but I've lately thought I could be Patricia Brent, not Jane Eyre cos t...
by mexyna
June 2nd, 2010, 2:47 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New and Looking for a book .. :)
Replies: 11
Views: 1092

Hi! I would suggest books by Wilkie Collins, him and Jane Austen are my favorite classic English authors. We have pplenty in the catalogue: http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search.php?title=&author=collins&status=complete&action=Search This page will lead you to the completed works, there is one more...