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by HORSY890
February 21st, 2017, 12:31 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE-[Adv/Travel S.A.] The Purple Land- W.H. Hudson-ag
Replies: 170
Views: 15537

Re: [Adv/Travel S.A.] The Purple Land- W.H. Hudson-ag

Hi! I would like to take "section #7 CHAPTER VII" please! Thank you! :D
by HORSY890
February 17th, 2017, 10:38 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: (Complete) The Little Colonels Knight Comes Riding A Johnston-mb
Replies: 70
Views: 9220

Re: (Teen)The Little Colonels Knight Comes Riding A Johnston

Here is my recording for section #7 Spanish Lessons! I will admit that it isn't the best piece of work, but it is my first time lol. I have learned some useful tips to use in the future already. I have already been very familiar with editing (YouTube channel) and the tutorial videos have helped a l...
by HORSY890
February 17th, 2017, 12:22 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: (Complete) The Little Colonels Knight Comes Riding A Johnston-mb
Replies: 70
Views: 9220

Re: (Teen)The Little Colonels Knight Comes Riding A Johnston

Here is my recording for section #7 Spanish Lessons! I will admit that it isn't the best piece of work, but it is my first time lol. I have learned some useful tips to use in the future already. I have already been very familiar with editing (YouTube channel) and the tutorial videos have helped a lo...
by HORSY890
February 16th, 2017, 8:52 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recording?
Replies: 8
Views: 1507

Re: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recordin

Horsy, A trick that I use when I stammer, stutter, or flub a word, is to loudly snap my fingers quickly 3-4 times, then re-read the line. The recorded snaps appear as spikes, in the audio signal, so I can visually find the errors when editing my goofs, pauses, smacks, and breaths. If you cannot sna...
by HORSY890
February 15th, 2017, 5:07 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recording?
Replies: 8
Views: 1507

Re: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recordin

Hi HORSY890, In addition to what Kathrine said, here are an additional point and a clarification. Old recordings were made at the time when the world was still new, the standards were relatively lax and proof-listeners weren't necessarily as strict or experienced. So, in some of our old projects on...
by HORSY890
February 15th, 2017, 4:33 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recording?
Replies: 8
Views: 1507

Re: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recordin

Welcome! When I record, I normally let the recording run while I clear my throat, go to get a glass of water, and all those things. I think it is all a matter of preference whether to pause the recording or not -- but I prefer just letting it run (I picture forgetting to re-start it again once I pa...
by HORSY890
February 15th, 2017, 4:06 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recording?
Replies: 8
Views: 1507

Is it okay to leave errors/pauses in a LibriVox recording?

Hi! I am new to LibriVox and I wanted to know if it is okay to leave some pauses or mistakes in Audacity during recording. For example, let's say I need a drink of water after a sentence, should I pause the recording to take a sip or should I just leave it all in 1 take (same goes for if I need to c...
by HORSY890
February 15th, 2017, 2:22 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: (Complete) The Little Colonels Knight Comes Riding A Johnston-mb
Replies: 70
Views: 9220

Re: (Teen)The Little Colonels Knight Comes Riding A Johnston

Hi! This is going to be my first recording on Librivox! I would like my pseudonym/name to be listed as "Kayla S" in the category.

I would like to claim section #7 "Spanish Lessons" please! Thank you!
by HORSY890
February 15th, 2017, 9:59 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi all on LibriVox!
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Hi all on LibriVox!

Hi all! My name is Kayla (I also go by horsy890) and I am going to be a new reader on this wonderful website! :D I found this website by looking for an audio version of a school book that I had to read. Let me just say that I got lucky to find this site! I hope you find me helpful in some way and I ...