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Rapunzelina
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Post by Rapunzelina » August 6th, 2020, 9:29 am

DrumJ8 wrote:
August 4th, 2020, 11:37 pm
Here are my contributions for this month:

Brown Penny by William Butler Yeats (1865 – 1939)
Text URL: https://www.theotherpages.org/poems/yeats01.html#e2
Duration: 01:10
MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_brownpenny_ea_128kb.mp3

On the Death of Mrs. Bowes by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689 – 1762)
Text URL: https://www.theotherpages.org/poems/montagu1.html#1
Duration: 01:21
MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_deathbowes_ea_128kb.mp3

If there were dreams to sell by Louise Chandler Moulton (1835 - 1908)
Text URL: https://www.theotherpages.org/poems/2001/moulton0101.html
Duration: 01:13
MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_dreamstosell_ea_128kb.mp3

Thank you :)
Thank you, Edmond, for your recordings! Magic Window is updated with PL OKs!

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Post by TheBookReader » August 6th, 2020, 11:51 am

Hi,
I was wondering if I could do "Stopping By Woods on A Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost.

Thank you, and have a great day!
-Ethan

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Post by Steve » August 6th, 2020, 12:30 pm

My contribution to the collection:

The Village Blacksmith by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)
Text URL: https://archive.org/details/villageblacksmi00schegoog/mode/1up
Duration: 3:05
MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_villageblacksmith_scc_128kb.mp3

Cheers

Steve

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Post by SarahJ05 » August 6th, 2020, 12:45 pm

Hello,
Title: The Grasshopper and the Ant by Jean de La Fontaine (1621-1695)
Text URL: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/24108/24108-h/24108-h.htm
Duration: 01:06
MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_grasshopperandant_sj_128kb.mp3

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Post by Rapunzelina » August 7th, 2020, 7:10 am

TheBookReader wrote:
August 6th, 2020, 11:51 am
Hi,
I was wondering if I could do "Stopping By Woods on A Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost.

Thank you, and have a great day!
-Ethan
Definitely! You can use this text source: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/58611/58611-h/58611-h.htm#ch25

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/58611
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Post by Rapunzelina » August 7th, 2020, 7:17 am

Thank you, M, Daniel, Sarah, Sonia, Craig and Steve!
Some funny, some sad, but all beautiful poems! :9:

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Post by soupy » August 7th, 2020, 9:47 am

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Post by Rapunzelina » August 7th, 2020, 10:04 am

Thank you, Craig! PL OK! and in the MW
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Post by lethargilistic » August 7th, 2020, 1:03 pm

Mike

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Post by k5hsj » August 7th, 2020, 1:12 pm

Rapunzelina,

Getting an early start on August's poems:

A Sight in Camp in the Day-Break Gray and Dim by Walt Whitman (1819-1892)
Text: https://www.bartleby.com/248/375.html
Duration: 1:48
MP3: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_sightincamp_wt_128kb.mp3

Written During a Temporary Blindness in the Year 1799 by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)
Text: https://archive.org/details/poemsstcoleridg01colegoog/page/n301/mode/1up/search/written+blindness
Duration: 1:01
MP3: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_temporaryblindness_wt_128kb.mp3

Sonnet LXX: On Being Cautioned Against Walking on an Headland Overlooking the Sea, Because It Was Frequented by a Lunatic by Charlotte Smith (1749-1806)
Text: https://archive.org/details/elegiacsonnetsa01smitgoog/page/n27/mode/1up
Duration: 1:17
MP3: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_sonnetlxx_wt_128kb.mp3

Cheers!

Winston
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Post by EliseDee » August 7th, 2020, 3:27 pm

R.,

Here's my contribution:
https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_lady_ed_128kb.mp3

Title: A Lady
Author: Amy Lowell
Length: 0:51
URL for text: https://poets.org/poem/lady

Thank you!

Elise :)

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Post by Rapunzelina » August 9th, 2020, 2:54 am

Thank you, Mike - I hope it was a happy birthday! - Winston, and Elise! Magic Window is updated! :thumbs:
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Post by Kitty » August 9th, 2020, 3:46 am

next up, a rather strange one:

"The milk cart" by John Lowe (didn't find anything about this guy either, sorry)
Text URL: https://archive.org/details/poemslowe00lowe/page/78/mode/2up
https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_milkcart_ss_128kb.mp3
Recording time: 3:54 min.

Sonia

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Post by mleigh » August 9th, 2020, 2:43 pm

Here is my third poem for the month:

The Distrest Shepherdess by Philip Freneau (1752-1832)
Text URL: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/38475
Duration: 1:58
MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/rapunzelina/spc207_distrestshepherdess_mlm_128kb.mp3

Thanks,

M

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Post by Rapunzelina » August 10th, 2020, 10:22 am

Thank you, Sonia and M! MW updated :thumbs:
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