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by BarryHaworth
January 19th, 2021, 1:05 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

alg1001 wrote:
January 18th, 2021, 10:52 am
It just needs to be at or under 70 minutes so it will fit on a CD for readers that listen to them that way.
Thanks!
-Amy
I wondered why 70 minutes and never thought to ask.

Thanks!
by BarryHaworth
January 12th, 2021, 9:15 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

Hi Barry, I PL'd 2 of yours and enjoyed them. Star Bright is PL OK. Unthinkable Destroyer is a little too quiet. Please amplify it by 4 db. The target is 89 db. Thanks! -Amy OK, done. The updated file is saved to: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/sff075_unthinkingdestroyer_phillips_bkh_128kb.mp...
by BarryHaworth
January 12th, 2021, 4:30 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

There is this list on what has been recorded for Librivox but it hasn't been updated in a while. https://wiki.librivox.org/index.php?title=LibriVox_Short_Science_Fiction_Index Looks like a useful list, but as you say it hasn't been updated in more than five years and only goes up to collection 53. ...
by BarryHaworth
January 11th, 2021, 4:38 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Search catalog by Genre-Author?
Replies: 6
Views: 1274

Re: Search catalog by Genre-Author?

I came across this thread while looking to see if there is a Librivox catalog which can be downloaded and queried. Background: The Project Gutenberg catalog can be downloaded here: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/offline_catalogs.html I'm in the process of writing a program to read the Project Gute...
by BarryHaworth
January 11th, 2021, 2:40 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

Amy, Barry, it is not just Amy's desire, it a librivox requirement that work be PD in the US. https://wiki.librivox.org/index.php?title=Copyright_and_Public_Domain No, I don't want that source used. Cheers, -Amy A pity. I was eyeing off the list of what was on Faded Page, and the nice way they have...
by BarryHaworth
January 11th, 2021, 4:38 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

Here's another one: "Misadventure" by Lord Dunsany https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/sff075_misadventure_dunsany_bkh_128kb.mp3 length: 8:27 Text from: https://www.fadedpage.com/books/20120717/html.php The source is an experiment. I found Faded Page eBooks (https://www.fadedpage.com/) today. This ...
by BarryHaworth
January 7th, 2021, 5:27 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

Here's another one from me: The Unthinking Destroyer by Rog Phillips Read by Barry Haworth time: 22:19 Audio at: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/sff075_unthinkingdestroyer_phillips_bkh_128kb.mp3 Text at: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/30683 I'm still on holidays at the moment but am back at w...
by BarryHaworth
January 6th, 2021, 3:28 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

alg1001 wrote:
January 5th, 2021, 7:57 pm
Hi Barry,
That is the beauty of collections like this. You are on your own timeline.
Thanks for your story!
-Amy
To be sure. Call it a New Year's resolution, then - I do want to contribute here more often in the coming year.

Barry
by BarryHaworth
January 5th, 2021, 7:22 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag
Replies: 139
Views: 3134

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 075-ag

Hi! I have just posted: "Star, Bright" by Mark Clifton Read by Barry Haworth time: 54:34 Audio at: https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/sff075_starbright_clifton_bkh_128kb.mp3 Text at: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/50935 I've been hatching this one for months. I really need to be better organised...
by BarryHaworth
April 5th, 2020, 2:51 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Short Science Fiction Collection 068-ag
Replies: 87
Views: 4880

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 068-ag

• File name must be formatted entirely in lower case letters and use under-bars to separate values as in: ssf068_titleinoneword_authorlastname_readersinitials_128kb.mp3 (e.g. ssf068_nightfall_asimov_abc_128kb.mp3) Exclude definite articles like “The” from the file name. Oops, sorry about that. IN t...
by BarryHaworth
April 5th, 2020, 12:40 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Short Science Fiction Collection 068-ag
Replies: 87
Views: 4880

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 068-ag

MaMaM0M0 wrote:
April 1st, 2020, 9:28 pm

Another good one, "Star, Bright" should be done by a male voice, I think. The author is Mark Clifton.

Thanks for your time,
Maureen
Maureen, I'd be happy to do "Star Bright" next, if no one else is planning to.

Barry
by BarryHaworth
April 5th, 2020, 12:31 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Short Science Fiction Collection 068-ag
Replies: 87
Views: 4880

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 068-ag

Hi! I've just completed a story called "Cronus of the DFC" by Lloyd Biggle Jnr. https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/Cronus_of_the_DFC.mp3 The story is taken from Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/59652/59652-h/59652-h.htm The recording is 38:27 long. This is my first contribution to...
by BarryHaworth
December 18th, 2019, 6:04 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: (Complete) Uncollected Short Stories of L.M. Montgomery by Lucy Maud Montgomery - m8b1
Replies: 505
Views: 21375

Re: (Short Stories) Uncollected Short Stories of L.M. Montgomery by Lucy Maud Montgomery - m8b1

Here is the audio for section 64:

https://librivox.org/uploads/m8b1/uncollectedlmm_64_montgomery_128kb.mp3

28:29

Not gonna lie, I had trouble keeping my voice from cracking in those last few paragraphs, and had to do multiple takes to get it right.

Barry

(Edited to add the track time)
by BarryHaworth
December 10th, 2019, 1:22 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: (Complete) Uncollected Short Stories of L.M. Montgomery by Lucy Maud Montgomery - m8b1
Replies: 505
Views: 21375

Re: (Short Stories) Uncollected Short Stories of L.M. Montgomery by Lucy Maud Montgomery - m8b1

Hi, Please keep me in mind if any chapters become available. Sincerely, Skip Skip, I reserved a few stories and haven't finished them all yet. One I haven't started is number 65, The Life-Book of Uncle Jesse. If you want I'd be happy for you to do that one instead of me. Barry Hi Barry, Yes Ill tak...
by BarryHaworth
December 10th, 2019, 4:51 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: (Complete) Uncollected Short Stories of L.M. Montgomery by Lucy Maud Montgomery - m8b1
Replies: 505
Views: 21375

Re: (Short Stories) Uncollected Short Stories of L.M. Montgomery by Lucy Maud Montgomery - m8b1

SkipSkip wrote:
December 9th, 2019, 6:26 am
Hi,

Please keep me in mind if any chapters become available.

Sincerely,
Skip
Skip, I reserved a few stories and haven't finished them all yet. One I haven't started is number 65, The Life-Book of Uncle Jesse. If you want I'd be happy for you to do that one instead of me.

Barry