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In the How do you hustle podcast series, Bronte Ryan interviews the trail blazers who are making waves in their industries and finds out how they got to where they needed to be. The series features designers, business owners, artists, musicians and an expert in cryptocurrency, who all share their advice on how to achieve your goals.
 
The classic story of Jane Eyre reset in a steampunk world, complete with zephyr-ships, clockwork, and automatons in addition to the original romance and mystery! Written by Charlotte Brontë and originally published in 1847, these steampunk additions were imagined and added by R.A. Harding almost one hundred and seventy five years later. This speaks to the enduring quality of the book and the unmitigated moxie of one of its fans.Hear on Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotif ...
 
Every other week, Mystic shares the stories and voices of pagans & witches, past and present. Episodes are built from historical records, interviews, and reporting everywhere from the magical Midwest to the bewitching Big Easy.
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 24 recordings of Appeal by Anne Brontë. This was the Weekly Poetry project for February 5, 2012.Appeal appears in 'Poems by Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell,' the first book ever published by the Bronte sisters. This book, a collection of poems by all the sisters, was first published in 1846 but did not sell at that time. After the sisters had made their names as novelists (and, sadly, after the deaths of Anne and Emily) a second edition was published in 1850 and b ...
 
Agnes Grey is the daughter of a minister, whose family comes to financial ruin. Desperate to earn money to care for herself, she takes one of the few jobs allowed to respectable women in the early Victorian era, as a governess to the children of the wealthy. In working with two different families, the Bloomfields and the Murrays, she comes to learn about the troubles that face a young woman who must try to rein in unruly, spoiled children for a living, and about the ability of wealth and sta ...
 
The Australian Investors Podcast is a weekly podcast, featuring laid back but intelligent short- and long-form conversations about markets, business, psychology, lessons learned and investment process. At Rask, our goal is to bring you the best insights, information and proven strategies to help you invest your time and money. | | *** GET OWEN'S ANALYST RESEARCH & TRAINING *** Join Owen and the Rask Australia team as we invest in ASX small caps, global technology companies and leading fund m ...
 
This show reads novels published before 1923, for those that love the classics. I found that I'd turn to audio books of the classics to relax and de-stress after particularly difficult days, and that those novels were hard to find without subscribing to an audio book service. Please enjoy this podcast by Krista Nichols
 
This timeless novel highlights the abuse and neglect that the orphaned Jane Eyre faced while growing up. This story opens with Jane Eyre being shipped off to be cared for by her uncle Mr. Reed who lived at the Gateshead Hall. Her uncle was always kind to her but his wife, Sarah Reed was anything but. Sarah’s son John and Sarah’s two daughters also contributed to Jane’s torment. Jane was excluded from all family activities and found solace only in her books and dolls. One day John knocked her ...
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 18 recordings of "The Visionary" by Ellis Bell (Emily Brontë). This was the weekly poem for January 1, 2012. The first 12 lines originally appeared in one of a large group of Gondal poems, the word coming from the name of a fictitious island kingdom in a fantasy created by Emily and her sister Anne. When Emily finally consented to have some of her poems published in 1846, along with those of sisters Charlotte and Anne, she selected parts of the Gondal poems and ...
 
The Daily Gardener is a Monday - Friday Gardening Podcast. ⏰ Every day the show features: 🗞 Garden News & Advice 🏰 Botanical History & Literature 🖌 📚 An Inspiring Garden Book Recommendation 🌟 Botanic Sparks - Stories to Grow a Gardener’s Heart ❤️🌸🌱 Note to writers and creatives: I love highlighting the work of folks who write about botany, horticulture, and gardening. So if you fall into that category please reach out. Read more & connect on Social Media or at thedailygardener.org
 
Jim Robbie and the Wanderers is a bi-monthly radio drama podcast. A troupe of musicians is traveling a surreal post-apocalyptic America with their robot companion Jim Robbie, entertaining and sticking their noses where they don’t belong. The United States that the Wanderers inhabit is full of all sorts of strange and wonderful surprises, from zombies, cactus people, underwater kingdoms to vampires, messed up physics and mad scientists.
 
Charlotte Bronte's classic novel Jane Eyre is narrated by the title character, an orphan who survives neglect and abuse to become a governess at the remote Thornfield Hall. She finds a kindred spirit in her employer, the mysterious and brooding Mr. Rochester, but he hides a terrible secret that threatens their chances of happiness. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett)
 
An epistolary novel, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall follows the courageous journey of the protagonist, Helen Graham, as she struggles to escape her socially imposed role as dutiful wife, while also acting on her moral responsibilities as a mother and self-respect as a woman. Published in 1848, under the pseudonym Acton Bell, the novel provoked much criticism at the time of its release due to its shocking content and atypical portrayal of an English wife, who not only defies the strict conventio ...
 
Victorian Scribblers is a podcast about the nineteenth-century writers time forgot, from Mary Elizabeth Braddon (the mother of detective fiction) to Marie Corelli (queer science-fiction writer extraordinaire) and beyond. Hosted by Dr. Courtney Floyd, a specialist in nineteenth-century literature and print culture, and Dr. Eleanor Dumbill, a specialist in Victorian literature and publishing.
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 17 recordings of Love and Friendship by Emily Brontë. This was the Weekly Poetry project for July 17, 2011.Emily Jane Brontë was an English novelist and poet, now best remembered for her only novel, Wuthering Heights, a classic of English literature. Emily was the second eldest of the three surviving Brontë sisters, between Charlotte and Anne. She published under the pen name Ellis Bell. (summary from Wikipedia)
 
A Canadian RV Family towing their way through the wilderness on a part-time basis, with RV lifestyle tips, tricks, gear and reviews for getting the most out of getting outside. Learn from our mistakes and become more confident on the road. You CAN see all of North America as a part-time RV Family, it just takes a bit of careful planning...stick with us to see how!
 
The story centers on the all-encompassing, passionate, but ultimately doomed love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, and how this unresolved passion eventually destroys them and the people around them. There are differing opinions on whether this is the ultimate love story or the ultimate story of revenge. (Summary by Wikipedia and Amanda Friday) CastMr. Lockwood: Jason MillsHeathcliff: Bruce PirieCatherine Earnshaw/Narrator: Amanda FridayEllen Dean: Tiffany Halla ColonnaJoseph: Algy ...
 
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, the second and final novel by Anne Brontë, is concerned with the story of a woman who leaves her abusive, dissolute husband, and who must then support herself and her young son. Originally published in June of 1848, it challenged the prevailing morals of the time; a critic went so far as to pronounce it "utterly unfit to be put into the hands of girls." It is considered to be one of the first feminist novels. (Summary from Wikipedia)
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 recordings of Past Days by Emily Brontë . This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 28th, 2010Anne Brontë was a British novelist and poet, the youngest member of the Brontë literary family. She wrote a volume of poetry with her sisters (Poems by Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell, 1846) and in short succession she wrote two novels. Agnes Grey, based upon her experiences as a governess, was published in 1847. Her second and last novel, The Tenant of Wildfell ...
 
Miss Mabel Wilcox, the owner of a newly opened girl's boarding school, meets the wealthy Mr. Conway Fitzgibbon, who drops off his frail daughter to be educated there. When background checks are made, it is discovered that no well-to-do family by the name of Fitzgibbon exists! Supposed Matilda Fitzgibbon is a pseudo-heiress - a fake! What is Miss Wilcox to do?Published posthumously and prefaced by Charlotte Brontë's editor, W. M. Thackeray, these two chapters are the only existing fragments o ...
 
Novel Conversations is a podcast summarizing the world’s greatest works of classic literature: in 35 minutes you get the whole story from cover to cover. If CliffsNotes had an audio-bestfriend, it would be us! Each episode, Frank Lavallo hosts two readers, and the three of them share their reactions to the story and read their favorite passages along the way. If you're looking for a good story, you're in the right place. *This podcast is a production of the Ohio Film Tax Credit.
 
A mysterious young widow arrives at Wildfell Hall, an Elizabethan mansion which has been empty for many years, with her young son. She lives there under an assumed name, Helen Graham, and very soon finds herself the victim of local slander. Refusing to believe anything scandalous about her, Gilbert Markham discovers her dark secrets. In her diary Helen writes about her husband's physical and moral decline through alcohol and the world of debauchery and cruelty from which she has fled. This p ...
 
Twenty years ago, now, I attempted (but was not especially successful in the task) to establish upon the personal knowledge that my own residence as a pupil in the historical Pensionnat in the Rue d'Isabelle, at Bruxelles gave me of the facts of Charlotte Brontë's relationships to Monsieur and Madame Heger, right impressions about the experiences and emotions she underwent between 1842 and 1846, and that supply the key and clue to the right interpretation of her genius. Every opinion I then ...
 
Emily Bronte’s first and only novel, Wuthering Heights, portrays the obsessive and vengeful love story between Heathcliff and Catherine. Images of cruelty and passion with an incorporation of gothic supernatural elements set the dark and misty atmosphere present throughout the novel. Moving between two neighboring houses, Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange, the wild love story turned destructive obsession is narrated by Mr. Lockwood through his diary entries. Bronte sets the novel into ...
 
Take a quick break and relax with a poem. Pause for Poetry is a short poetry podcast with each episode featuring an out-of-copyright poem read over a bed of relaxing music. Individual music is written for each episode to capture the character or mood of the poem. New episodes every Tuesday and Thursday.
 
Flavors and knowledge is a bilingual podcast focusing on gastronomic education concerning food to complement a healthy lifestyle. Our topics vary from health and wellness suggestions, technical procedures, recipes, stories, products, and ingredients analysis, with the overall mission of educating the consumers and generating awareness in the “truth of eating well.” Podcasts are in English with an accent and Italian. The podcast also includes the Italian version named Sapere I Sapori hosted b ...
 
A podcast where creatives across mediums give us insight into the weaponry of their art. Join your hosts Tommy Franklin and Andrew Benda as they offer a nuanced way of discussing the intersection of arts and activism with our fearless guest artists. Special Menu Productions creates content that we believe in, indiscriminate of form or medium. We're sure we want to do this! Subscribe/follow today wherever you get your podcasts! You can support our show financially by clicking the support sect ...
 
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Oakland 5 patron Mellina Huitema hosts this excellent episode! Dutch Enthusiast Jane Carmichael teams up with Matt to take on Neal and Jeff. The guys are cooking up some new recipes and there is a focus on Triviality being a wholesome family show. Which team will be the Cream of the Crop? Supporters: https://www.trivialitypodcast.com/the-cream-of-t…
 
In this episode of The Australian Investors Podcast I chat with Adam Bronts, director of business development at Castlerock. Castlerock is a funds management business specialising in property, in particular office properties that are leased to government tenants. Castlerock has just completed the purchase of a new property in Ipswich and is conduct…
 
In this season five finale of THE ONE-INCH BARRIER, we discuss Italy's crime drama about murder and corruption that won at the 43rd Academy Awards: Elio Petri's INVESTIGATION OF A CITIZEN ABOVE SUSPICION. This week's guest is Brontë Lacsamana, a writer, researcher, and multimedia reporter. Find us on the internet! Brontë Lacsamana: @bronsalamanca L…
 
Last year marked 200 years since the birth of Anne Bronte and then, well, you know the rest. But the good people at The Bronte Parsonage aren't going to let a global pandemic rob her of a celebration and its exhibition dedicated to Anne is back in business. So Hannah got on the Zoom with events officer Lauren Livesey to chat about why the youngest …
 
On The Australian Investors Podcast this week, 7Investing's Anirban Mahanti and Owen Rask chat big tech stock earnings, including: Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) and its monster operating leverage Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) and its massive iPhone growth Microsoft Inc's (NASDAQ: MSFT) blistering quarter, driven by cloud Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has a hu…
 
An extra podcast? You are welcome, you lucky, lucky people. We’ve teamed up with Carte Noire, makers of delicious coffee and big proponents of the French art of living, to celebrate the joy of living life to the full. We’re also huge fans of YOU DO YOU, MATE! so in this episode we chat about what that means to us. For Jen, it’s cycling across Ameri…
 
Another bonus released from the Patreon vault while we prep for Season 5. Last October, Aaron asked the pals about what defines a corpse, Dave time delay volleys a death erection question, and Brick tells of his new doctor who probably isn't really a doctor. You can listen to literally hundreds more bonus episodes like this at Patreon.com/YakBabies…
 
Whitman discusses the inevitabilty of death and finds peace in those assurances of the title. A hugely influential figure in American poetry and American culture, Whitman wrote mostly in free verse and much of his work addresses the ideals of humanism. Leaves of Grass, the collection from which Assurances is taken, was revised multiple times by Whi…
 
In the episode of The Australian Investors Podcast Owen Rask chats to Aoris Portfolio Manager, Stephen Arnold, CFA, and Senior Analyst Delian Entchev, about 3 ways to beat the rise of inflation: Focus on companies with pricing power Find businesses with cost efficiencies & advantages Ensure the company has optionality and strength embedded on its b…
 
How has the pandemic affected attitudes towards Asians in the UK? And how useful a descriptor is the word Asian anyway? This week, Hannah chats to writer Ava Wong Davies about this and her episode of Future Theatre's new Fully Amplified podcast. With the Olympics in full flow, Jen's been on the blower to former European, World, Commonwealth and Oly…
 
A wonderful example of a poem actually about being in love (rather than unrequited love or loss etc.), Rossetti uses the celebration of a birthday to celebrate her love with some glorious natural imagery in the second stanza. Rossetti wrote some incredible poetry - we'll definitely be featuring more soon. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/4499…
 
Who is to blame for a lack of Blue Plaques for women in London? In a way, it's all of us, as English Heritage rely on the public for nominations. In this Chops, Hannah chats to Anna Eavis, curatorial director at English Heritage, about attempts to celebrate and commemorate more women. Ellen Craft is one of the women being honoured with a Blue Plaqu…
 
On the Australian Investors Podcast this week, 7Investing's Anirban Mahanti and Owen Rask talk Altium Ltd's (ASX: ALU) botched takeover proposal from Autodesk Inc (NASDAQ: ADSK), Netflix Inc's (NASDAQ: NFLX) quarterly report, Bezo's Blue Origin hits space. The investors also talk about what to make of COVID Delta numbers and, of course, they offer …
 
Hello friends: Selecting a good olive oil has become a nightmare for the consumer, considering the many types available and with a multitude of questionable information available on the web. The best decision will always rely on your knowledge and sensory experience. Because it is a relatively new fat in the American diet ( about 30 years), I don’t…
 
Keats wrote this poem after his beloved brother George left England for America in 1818. The sonnet uses fantastical imagery of nature which Keats then undermines in the last couplet by implying that they mean little without George there with him to appreciate them. During this time Keats contracted tuberculosis and he died at the age of 25. George…
 
Splish, splash, we were… having a bath? Nah, swimming the Bristol Channel more like. Not Mick, Hannah and Jen – OBVS! – but the Henley Mermaids are undertaking this epic open-water challenge to raise cash for the Sunrise charity for brain conditions. Three fifths of them chat to Jen about the whats, whys and hows, as well as the many joys of being …
 
Ah, the RV GPS debate. It's as iconic as the toilet paper in the black tank debate and just as heated. In today's episode, we begin with the general best rules for GPS, whether you're using your phone, or a state-of-the-art navigation system. Then, we talk about the major players when it comes to GPS options and weigh in with our pros and cons. Spe…
 
Oakland 5 Ben Savard hosts this great game! Savage Superstar Jeanie LaPack teams up with Oakland 5 patron Mark Sheehan to take on the dismal duo of Matt and Jeff. The swing round gets dark and Jeff realizes that he is the problem. Which team will take the title? Supporters: https://www.trivialitypodcast.com/the-cream-of-the-crop/ Support us Directl…
 
The two long stanzas in this poem represent The Tree of Knowledge and the Tree of Life from the Garden of Eden. The sumptuous imagery in this poem seem to celebrate creativity and life, and the clever parallels between the two stanzas heighten the links Yeats is making between the joys and fragility of life. https://www.poetry-archive.com/y/the_two…
 
Helen Thorn's new book Get Divorced, Be Happy is an account of what she’s learned over a pretty big year, a sharing of the best tips she’s picked up along the way, a huge hug for anyone going through similar and a clink of the fizz glass to female friendship. It is *hugely* uplifting. In this Chops, the Australian half of the Scummy Mummies chats t…
 
In the latest weekly episode of The Australian Investors Podcast hosts Owen Rask and 7Investing's Dr Anirban Mahanti talk about the latest in Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL), including Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL), PayPal Inc (NASDAQ: PYPL) and Afterpay (ASX: APT). Then Owen makes a bet with Anirban over which ASX company will receive a takeover offer first:…
 
How are we in July already? Who knows, but if you're not planning on watching the Olympics this month, maybe you'd like to know what TV to get into your eyes and what to avoid. In this episode, Hannah and Mick finally catch up with The Nevers and tuck into the second half of Lupin, while Jen's been watching Sex/Life and it's important to point out …
 
Dickinson's work was never published in her lifetime but has come to be appreciated as some of the finest of American poetry. The very grounded initial image of walking a dog by the beach quickly morphs into a fantastical adventure with mermaids, pearls and personifiation of the sea itself. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/50976/i-started-ear…
 
This episode of The Australian Investors Podcast features Damon Gosen from VanEck Australia. In this shorter episode, Owen Rask and Damon talk about the VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (ASX: MOAT) or "MOAT" for short. In short, the MOAT ETF takes Morningstar's analyst MOAT ratings (no moat, narrow, wide) and combines it with analyst valuat…
 
Ever wondered if the economy is built for men and whether or not that might be doing us all a massive disservice? You’d be right, says financial journalist Katrine Marçal. She chats to Mick about Mother of Invention, her excellent new book shining a light on how understanding the consequences of sexism in our economy could be what saves us all. Ahe…
 
... or A Vision in a Dream: A Fragment. This poem was written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge in 1797 after a (possibly opium-influenced) dream and was published in 1816. Supposedly Coleridge woke up from his dream with th intention of writing hundreds of lines of poetry but was interrupted by an infamous 'person from Porlock' (Porlock is a small villag…
 
Everyone’s favorite pub trivia host, Jason Borsom is back to host another excellent episode! Savage Superstars Natasha Baker-Bradley and Jason Hess team up to take on Matt and Jeff in this week’s game. Matt is in a good mood and we learn what is truly the greater of two evils. Which team will rise to the top? *Clarification on Round 1: Question 7. …
 
Buongiorno amici: Once we get all vaccinated and restored some usual mindset, we will certainly consider a return to traveling. Italy's country will always entice the romantics, the food lovers, the artists, the wine enthusiasts, and everyone else impacted by Covid. We’ll add the ladies looking to emulate the “Under the Tuscan Sun” experience to th…
 
In the latest weekly episode of The Australian Investors Podcast hosts Owen Rask and 7Investing's Dr Anirban Mahanti talk about two of the ASX's highest-profile takeovers in recent times: Altium Ltd's (ASX: ALU) takeover proposal from AutoDesk Inc; and the Sydney Airport (ASX: SYD) offer from a private consortium of buyers. Owen & Anirban also talk…
 
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