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by Steven Seitel
December 19th, 2019, 11:18 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

Wait 'til you hear about encountering Pagliacci and Carmen in Kufara. Not so isolated after all, I surmise... :lol:

Chapter 10, Feasts in the Holy Place
https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/secretofthesahara_10_forbes_128kb.mp3
Duration 37:06 Volume 88.96

Steve
by Steven Seitel
December 16th, 2019, 7:28 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

Not at all. I should have Chapter 08 up tomorrow. Cheers...

S
by Steven Seitel
December 16th, 2019, 1:49 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

This one is out of order...I must have trouble counting. :oops:

Chapter 09, Treachery at Hawari
https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/secretofthesahara_09_forbes_128kb.mp3
Duration 27:18 Volume 90.39 dB

Steve
by Steven Seitel
December 15th, 2019, 10:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

No, I haven't forgotten. :wink: I should be back on this project soon. I've been off exploring southern climes... :)

Steve
by Steven Seitel
November 27th, 2019, 1:14 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

Yes, too many dates fermenting in the belly would give anyone a severe bellyache! :cry: Turns out the camel recovered and proceeded "almost gaily." Another effect of the fermented dates, no doubt. :lol: Chapter 7. A Faulty Guide on a Waterless Way https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/secre...
by Steven Seitel
November 19th, 2019, 12:53 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

And yet some of us in the West deliberately seek out the solitude of the desert to help "get our heads straight." I find time alone in the wild very rejuvinating. Hmm...perhaps that's why I like this book so much. :hmm: Chapter 6, Christmas in the Desert https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragej...
by Steven Seitel
November 16th, 2019, 9:35 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

Wow! Thank you for the quick reply, Sonia. You have a beautiful voice! Chapter 5, Triumphant Arrival at Jalo https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/secretofthesahara_05_forbes_128kb.mp3 Duration 49:54 I patched in Sonia's passages at 46:54.290 and 47:03.030 and acknowledged her help at 00:08...
by Steven Seitel
November 15th, 2019, 2:39 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

And here I thought the only legitimate use for malt was as an ingredient in my favorite brew! :roll: Thanks for the history lesson. Chapter 5, Triumphant Arrival at Jalo https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/secretofthesahara_05_forbes_128kb.mp3 Duration is not yet established. There are tw...
by Steven Seitel
November 9th, 2019, 9:09 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

I think Chapter 3, The Flight from Jedabia is OK now. Ready for PL. https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/secretofthesahara_03_forbes_128kb.mp3 Duration is 52:37 Sonia's reading is embedded at 46:41 - 46:55. I acknowledged her kindness at the beginning of the chapter 0:10 - 0:15. Thank you,...
by Steven Seitel
November 9th, 2019, 6:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

Wow, Thank you Sonia! Very helpful. I'll use it just as it is. :D
And I really appreciate the offer of more help if we need it.
Welcome to the team! :thumbs:

Steve
by Steven Seitel
November 7th, 2019, 1:40 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Help with French, please--The French pronunciation thread
Replies: 189
Views: 34866

Re: Help with French, please--The French pronunciation thread

Thank you, Sonia. That would be great.

Link to the project: viewtopic.php?f=28&t=77023&p=1644410#p1644410

Steven Seitel
by Steven Seitel
November 7th, 2019, 12:43 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo
Replies: 71
Views: 2156

Re: [TRAVEL] The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara by Rosita Forbes -jo

Not to worry; all under control. :D

Sonia has offered to read the passage and provide a short recording of it. I'll embed her recording directly into chapter 3. Thanks very much to Sonia!

Steve
by Steven Seitel
November 7th, 2019, 12:39 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Help with French, please--The French pronunciation thread
Replies: 189
Views: 34866

Re: Help with French, please--The French pronunciation thread

Hi, Sonia...

Yes, of course I can wait. I would insert your recording in your voice (and credit you for it, of course)

Thanks very much for the help!

Steve