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by RepublicOfVermont
November 2nd, 2017, 9:29 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Thoughts on the Present Discontents, and Speeches by Edmund Burke
Replies: 0
Views: 534

Thoughts on the Present Discontents, and Speeches by Edmund Burke

Full title: Thoughts on the Present Discontents, and Speeches by Edmund Burke @ https://gutenberg.org/ebooks/2173 From the discourse: "It is the nature of despotism to abhor power held by any means but its own momentary pleasure; and to annihilate all intermediate situations between boundless streng...
by RepublicOfVermont
November 2nd, 2017, 7:48 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Digital Humanities conference in Pennsylvania
Replies: 3
Views: 1688

Re: Digital Humanities conference in Pennsylvania

They are open to anything so long as it utilizes FOSS to accomplish media production. I'd say LibriVox utiilizing Audacity, for example, most especially in a Linux environment, in producing audiobooks from Public Domain works and releasing everything into the Public Domain qualifies to meet and exce...
by RepublicOfVermont
November 2nd, 2017, 3:11 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: November Libriversaries
Replies: 6
Views: 1573

Re: November Libriversaries

:birthday: :clap: :thumbs:

Happy LibriDay!!!
by RepublicOfVermont
November 2nd, 2017, 1:43 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen
Replies: 126
Views: 8432

Re: [HORROR]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen

chapter 13 with an adjustment-thanks! https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/darkother_13_weinbaum_128kb.mp3 Most Welcome, Mary! Thank-you! I would like to add that your conveyance of each individual character's emotionally fluctuating states of being as well as the the story's aesthetics (in the "m...
by RepublicOfVermont
November 2nd, 2017, 11:06 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen
Replies: 126
Views: 8432

Re: [HORROR]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen

ScottKelley wrote:With permission, I'll take "Werewolf."
Welcome, Scott. I'll disregard your being a flatlander. At least you're a New Englander... ;) :lol:
by RepublicOfVermont
November 1st, 2017, 4:56 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Shadows in Zamboula - Robert Howard - philc
Replies: 13
Views: 1317

Re: [COMPLETE] Shadows in Zamboula - Robert Howard - philc

You're quite welcome. Thank-you for the pleasure of being DPL for this. It's only an actual bubble created by those whom still believe in and worship exchanging that odd looking paper. They claim it's got some sort of powerful magic inside each piece of said paper. But here's where it gets weird. Th...
by RepublicOfVermont
October 31st, 2017, 12:10 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Digital Humanities conference in Pennsylvania
Replies: 3
Views: 1688

Re: Digital Humanities conference in Pennsylvania

>>> Lehigh University is a well-known and respected University. <<< (personal note: My Mother went there back when it was a female-only university. She had a career as a technical specifications writer on various nuclear power plant projects up and down the east coast (though mostly in the mid-Atlan...
by RepublicOfVermont
October 31st, 2017, 11:43 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Happy Dark Matter Day Everyone!
Replies: 0
Views: 835

Happy Dark Matter Day Everyone!

I know this is last minute but here's the only officially hosted (Cern Labs in Switzerland) Dark Matter Day Live Webcast going on *right now*. It just began @ 18:30 GMT. Enjoy!!! :clap: :twisted:

https://youtu.be/yrzai1i_o08
by RepublicOfVermont
October 30th, 2017, 3:15 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] The Chorus Girl - Anton Chekhov - lt
Replies: 114
Views: 8736

Re: ~[Grp/ Short stories] The Chorus Girl - Anton Chekhov -

Chekhov's work brings together the best aspects of expressionism and existentialism . Such a joy to read! Enjoy this one.
by RepublicOfVermont
October 30th, 2017, 2:45 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen
Replies: 126
Views: 8432

Re: [HORROR]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen

If you're still at it, I have another one or you. Here's Chapter 18 at 10:14. https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/darkother_18_weinbaum_128kb.mp3 Thanks That was, how shall I say it, hmmm... Awesomely read! You're definitely having fun at it. It really shows. Your characterizations are really enj...
by RepublicOfVermont
October 30th, 2017, 2:25 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen
Replies: 126
Views: 8432

Re: [HORROR]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen

12 & 13 PL OK.

Mary, the volume is low on 13. A quick adjustment would be in order. Thank-you!
by RepublicOfVermont
October 30th, 2017, 12:29 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen
Replies: 126
Views: 8432

Re: [HORROR]The Dark Other, Stanley Weinbaum-icequeen

I'll listen to the new chapters in ~10min :D

Welcome, Gloria!
by RepublicOfVermont
October 30th, 2017, 12:26 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Shadows in Zamboula - Robert Howard - philc
Replies: 13
Views: 1317

Re: [Fantasy] Shadows in Zamboula - Robert Howard - philc

Zerk? Don't think I do. It's a rare name, so I'd probably remember it. Then again, cross-pollination does tend to produce some aggressive allergens; though admittedly the resulting species are indeed quite fantastic! That's good you've mastered mind control, it hardens your own mind against outside ...
by RepublicOfVermont
October 30th, 2017, 9:29 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Mother Earth, edited by Emma Goldman
Replies: 6
Views: 976

Re: Mother Earth, edited by Emma Goldman

I suppose it depends on the definition of war and of war crimes. The days when armies fought each other in the fields and apart from the odd peasnt or 2 who had all their crops stolen and their animals and their women , the civilians were not involved physicaly, died with WWI - modern warfare means...