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by barbara2
May 9th, 2021, 3:35 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello, I'm glad to be here
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Re: Hello, I'm glad to be here

Hi, I am very new to everything here, and I'm here to learn. So far I've posted 2 audiobooks on my YouTube channel Familienapples. I don't think they are the best, but I'm here to get better and more consistent. I'm not sure about my real name yet, so I'll stay by the name Familienapples (or anothe...
by barbara2
May 5th, 2021, 10:08 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from Long Island, NY!
Replies: 1
Views: 102

Re: Hi from Long Island, NY!

Hello LV folks! I'm new to audiobooks and am looking forward to learning and contributing. I'll have questions and I know this is where I can find answers. We'll talk again soon! Hi jwphotoart, Along with the information in your welcome email, you might like to look at this video Phil has made to i...
by barbara2
May 5th, 2021, 9:19 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New To Librivox
Replies: 1
Views: 194

Re: New To Librivox

Hi Zebulon85! Along with the information in your welcome email, you might like to look at this video Phil has made to introduce new members to LibriVox: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKLWam9cfVo&t=74s Any questions you may have you can post in the Help forum (this is a helpful place!) Best, Barbara
by barbara2
May 5th, 2021, 5:39 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl
Replies: 50
Views: 817

Re: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl

Hi Pam, Section 12 https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/letters_12_sevigne_128kb.mp3 M:S 20:42 Best, Barbara Post Script - I sent a friend in France a blooper of myself trying to read 'fringes' in this sentence is Section 12 (it's in the blooper thread): 'In one night all the gold ornaments and frin...
by barbara2
May 4th, 2021, 1:15 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Bloopers - 2
Replies: 937
Views: 284543

Re: Bloopers - 2

[snip] It kept coming out as if the thieves got away with Louis XIV's beer fridge, magnets and all. Barbara You were laughing, but my reaction to my frequent mess ups are a string of swearwords. I must try and laugh my way through them ... Peter Peter that was my final attempt for the night to say ...
by barbara2
May 3rd, 2021, 2:27 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Bloopers - 2
Replies: 937
Views: 284543

Re: Bloopers - 2

(Hope I'm doing this right.) I was trying to read: "The Duke of Saint-Simon relates a still more extraordinary robbery that took place at Versailles. In one night all the gold ornaments-and- fringes were stolen from the state apartment", https://librivox.org/uploads/bloopers/Fridge_blooper.mp3 It ke...
by barbara2
May 2nd, 2021, 2:56 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl
Replies: 50
Views: 817

Re: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl

At last, Section 11: https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/letters_11_sevigne_128kb.mp3 M:S 20:35 This Marquis de Sessac "who is back, will have a situation in the army, and will probably soon be presented to the king" is the Marquis de S of Section 2 who had to flee the country for having used false...
by barbara2
April 29th, 2021, 6:45 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Biography] Cavour by Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco - dc
Replies: 85
Views: 1667

Re: [Solo Biography] Cavour by Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco - dc

Hi Barbara, Section 24 is up: 12:52 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/cavour_24_martinengo-cesaresco_128kb.mp3 My best, Pam PL OK. A friend who has lived in Italy with an Italian husband, when I mentioned this book, thought of Cavour only as somebody who'd been opposed to Garibaldi! This chapt...
by barbara2
April 26th, 2021, 5:29 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Biography] Cavour by Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco - dc
Replies: 85
Views: 1667

Re: [Solo Biography] Cavour by Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco - dc

And Section 23 is PL OK!

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 24th, 2021, 3:26 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from China~
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: Hi from China~

Hi, I'm Freya Shi (史 in Chinese character). I’m a graduate student of the University in Australia and I love English, especially listening to English novels (although I didn't get Distinction in my American literature course). I’m really interested in reading books out and listening to audiobooks. ...
by barbara2
April 21st, 2021, 8:19 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Biography] Cavour by Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco - dc
Replies: 85
Views: 1667

Re: [Solo Biography] Cavour by Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco - dc

pnagami wrote:
April 21st, 2021, 7:11 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 22 is up:

13:01

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/cavour_22_martinengo-cesaresco_128kb.mp3

My best,

Pam
Well, the map of Italy is looking more uniform now and easier to understand.

PL OK.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 21st, 2021, 3:48 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi! From Australia!
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Re: Hi! From Australia!

And a warm welcome to you too Leeann.

Barbara
by barbara2
April 20th, 2021, 7:43 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi! From Australia!
Replies: 4
Views: 149

Re: Hi! From Australia!

Hi Seatcat02! Another Australian accent, good. I think you're going to enjoy it here. Feel free to ask questions - there is a Help section for that - and here is a helpful introductory video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKLWam9cfVo&t=74s Your welcome email will have mentioned a 1 minute test. Th...
by barbara2
April 19th, 2021, 3:32 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl
Replies: 50
Views: 817

Re: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl

pnagami wrote:
April 8th, 2021, 8:54 am


At 10:23, I hear omission of "Letter 27," not critical, but you do read off the letter heads.

My best,

Pam
Fixed now:

https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/letters_09_sevigne_128kb.mp3

The new file is 27:43 in length.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 19th, 2021, 2:55 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 1
Views: 162

Re: Hello!

Welcome paigekitten, I see you've found a way of recording via Audacity Online and that you can edit and use various effects with it! Someone will have a look at your test file shortly. Librivox is a friendly and helpful place so, if you feel you need further help using the Online version, post in t...