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by ColleenMc
Yesterday, 9:03 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [GROUP] Insomnia Collection Volume 4 - tg
Replies: 56
Views: 2035

Re: [GROUP] Insomnia Collection Volume 4 - tg

Here's mine: https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/ins004_catalogueofcollections1881_holmes_128kb.mp3 Excerpt from "Illustrated Catalogue of a Portion of the Ethnologic and Achaeologic Collections Made by the Bureaur of Ethnology During the Year 1881" By William H. Holmes (1846-1933) Source: http://w...
by ColleenMc
June 14th, 2019, 11:33 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [Group] A Collection of Supreme Court Opinions - lt
Replies: 102
Views: 2101

Re: [Group] A Collection of Supreme Court Opinions - lt

Section 25 (Roe pt 1) at long last....I'm unhappy with the sound quality and I'm not sure what's going on with it. Please let me know what you think or if there are any adjustments I can make. https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/supremecourtopinions_25_unitedstatessupremecourt_128kb.mp3 47:16 Also, ...
by ColleenMc
June 14th, 2019, 6:12 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Every Irishman's Library
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Every Irishman's Library

Fell down an internet rabbit hole this morning and found out that this series exists... It does not look like any volumes have been recorded. In fact, the only author from a solo volume that has anything on Librivox is Maria Edgeworth. Flipping through a few of the volumes, there's LOTS of potential...
by ColleenMc
June 14th, 2019, 5:14 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Facts I Ought to Know About the Government of My Country
Replies: 8
Views: 1491

Re: Facts I Ought to Know About the Government of My Country

A copy of this book is available at Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/factsioughttokno00bart Still seems like it might be an interesting one to record (or maybe not so interesting, and hey, there's an Insomnia project currently running!) Anyway the story about it being returned to the li...
by ColleenMc
June 14th, 2019, 5:01 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Best Sellers of 1900
Replies: 0
Views: 32

Best Sellers of 1900

There are more books already recorded or that appeared on the 1899 list here than usual, but a few are still out there! 1. To Have and To Hold by Mary Johnston (1870-1936) Already on Librivox, one version. 2. Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley Already on Librivox, one version. 3. Unleavened Bread by R...
by ColleenMc
June 10th, 2019, 7:25 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Annoying words
Replies: 25
Views: 1127

Re: Annoying words

I'm currently annoyed with benign, benignly, and benignness . The author of my solo having used them over half a dozen times. Not that I hate saying it, just thought he could have possibly found some other descriptive synonym to use. :) But by the time you've finished writing a really long book, yo...
by ColleenMc
June 9th, 2019, 12:16 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 066-ag
Replies: 40
Views: 755

Re: [OPEN] Short Science Fiction Collection 066-ag

This one just showed up at Project Gutenberg and I couldn't resist!

"The Old Goat" by Charles L. Fontenay (1917-2007)

https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/ssf066_theoldgoat_fontenay_cm_128kb.mp3

5:08

Text: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/59693

Short and silly!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
June 9th, 2019, 10:54 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election - tg
Replies: 154
Views: 3193

Re: Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election - tg

Hearing the voicemail really put a different spin on it for me. The text was bad enough on its face, but to me John Dowd sounds like he knows he is not supposed to be doing this and is really uncomfortable with it.

Colleen
by ColleenMc
June 3rd, 2019, 8:38 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [Group] A Collection of Supreme Court Opinions - lt
Replies: 102
Views: 2101

Re: [Group] A Collection of Supreme Court Opinions - lt

PL notes on Sections 1 and 2: General note - for this project we are using "quote" before all quotations and "end of quote" at the end of them. This includes the longer indented ones as well as the brief ones. Most of the corrections are just inserting quote/end of quote, with a few others. I do lik...
by ColleenMc
June 2nd, 2019, 8:54 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO Riceyman Steps by Arnold Bennett - lt
Replies: 51
Views: 1129

Re: SOLO Riceyman Steps by Arnold Bennett - lt

Excellent! I hope you have been enjoying your travels. Looking forward to listening to this next installment.

Colleen