(Complete) Coffee Break Collection 25 -- Water - lt

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Post by Lynnet » November 2nd, 2019, 7:07 am

Coffee Break Collection 25 -- Water by Various ( - ).

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This is the twenty-fifth Coffee Break Collection, in which Librivox readers select English language public domain works of about 15 minutes or less in duration -- perfect to listen to during commutes, workouts or coffee breaks. The topic for this collection is water, a subject that has attracted Archimedes, Shelley and Masefield, to name but a few.
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Post by KevinS » November 2nd, 2019, 7:14 am

Such a theme! You always come up with ideas which are suggestive of so many possibilities!
"E agora, José?"

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Post by KevinS » November 2nd, 2019, 10:26 am

"E agora, José?"

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Post by BettyB » November 2nd, 2019, 10:51 am

I think the Collection title needs to be edited from the body of the instructions. It is for the last collection.

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Post by Lynnet » November 2nd, 2019, 4:51 pm

BettyB wrote:
November 2nd, 2019, 10:51 am
I think the Collection title needs to be edited from the body of the instructions. It is for the last collection.

BettyB
Thank you, Betty. Kevin also informed me. I can’t get away with anything, can I? :lol:

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Post by Lynnet » November 2nd, 2019, 4:52 pm

KevinS wrote:
November 2nd, 2019, 10:26 am
"The Desert Lands of Western America" (Author unknown.)

https://archive.org/details/cu31924003892480/page/n105

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_desertlands_ks_128kb.mp3

8:09
Thank you

Seems appropriate, since we just moved to Arizona :hmm:

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Post by Horner94 » November 2nd, 2019, 7:44 pm

Here is my contribution, hope it finds your approval:
Author: William B. Forwood (21 January 1840 – 23 March 1928)
Title: Mersey Docks and Harbour Board Offices.
URL to text: www.gutenberg.org/files/43701/43701-h/43701-h.htm#Page_38
Audio recording ready for PL'ing: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_merseydocks_cjph_128kb.mp3
Time: 08:31
Kind regards,
Chad

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Post by Lynnet » November 2nd, 2019, 7:55 pm

Horner94 wrote:
November 2nd, 2019, 7:44 pm
Here is my contribution, hope it finds your approval:
Author: William B. Forwood (21 January 1840 – 23 March 1928)
Title: Mersey Docks and Harbour Board Offices.
URL to text: www.gutenberg.org/files/43701/43701-h/43701-h.htm#Page_38
Audio recording ready for PL'ing: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_merseydocks_cjph_128kb.mp3
Time: 08:31
Kind regards,
Chad
Thank you

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Post by NemoR » November 2nd, 2019, 8:28 pm

Hi Lynne!

Here are 3 poems from me:

Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)
Title: The Cloud
URL to text: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/shell02.html#14
Audio recording URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_cloud_nr_128kb.mp3
Time: 04:52


Author: Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)
Title: I started Early
URL to text: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/dickin01.html#29
Audio recording URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_startedearly_nr_128kb.mp3
Time: 01:38


Author: Sidney Lanier (1842-1881)
Title: Song of the Chattahoochee
URL to text: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/lanier02.html#5
Audio recording URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_songchattahoochee_nr_128kb.mp3
Time: 03:08
Nemo

"I find I cannot exist without Poetry—without eternal Poetry—half the day will not do—the whole of it—I began with a little, but habit has made me a Leviathan."

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Post by Lynnet » November 2nd, 2019, 9:12 pm

NemoR wrote:
November 2nd, 2019, 8:28 pm
Hi Lynne!

Here are 3 poems from me:

Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)
Title: The Cloud
URL to text: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/shell02.html#14
Audio recording URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_cloud_nr_128kb.mp3
Time: 04:52


Author: Emily Dickinson (1830-1886)
Title: I started Early
URL to text: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/dickin01.html#29
Audio recording URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_startedearly_nr_128kb.mp3
Time: 01:38


Author: Sidney Lanier (1842-1881)
Title: Song of the Chattahoochee
URL to text: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/lanier02.html#5
Audio recording URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_songchattahoochee_nr_128kb.mp3
Time: 03:08
Thank you

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Post by Lynnet » November 3rd, 2019, 6:59 am

Desert Lands PL OK

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Post by Lynnet » November 3rd, 2019, 7:03 am

Mersey Docks I have marked it PL OK, but please be aware you are getting some echo in your recordings.

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Post by Lynnet » November 3rd, 2019, 7:09 am

The Cloud PL OK -- There's just something about Shelley, and you read it beautifully :thumbs:
I Started Early PL OK
Song of the Chatahoochie PL OK

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Post by soupy » November 4th, 2019, 6:21 pm

Atlantis: from out of the ocean, back into the ocean

by Plato (Timeaus)

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/1572

search for Many great and wonderful deeds are recorded

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_atlantis_cc_128kb.mp3

3:58

Craig

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Post by Lynnet » November 4th, 2019, 7:56 pm

soupy wrote:
November 4th, 2019, 6:21 pm
Atlantis: from out of the ocean, back into the ocean

by Plato (Timeaus)

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/1572

search for Many great and wonderful deeds are recorded

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb025_atlantis_cc_128kb.mp3

3:58

Craig
Thank you

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