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Posts from the 'Storynory & Mory' category

Storynory & Mory – King + Beggar Maid, Orpheus + Eurydice

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

This week’s program featured two ancient love stories. In one of the stories, a king appears uninterested in marriage until he meets a beggar on the street. In the other, a great musician attempts to recover his love from death itself; this is the first in a series of Greek myths that will be told over the next several weeks. Enjoy!

The King and the Begger Maid


Storynory & Mory – A Grumpy Fish and a Clever Cat

Friday, August 23, 2013

This week listeners finally got to find out why Colin is so grumpy. Let’s just say it has to do with a bad fishing experience – from the fish’s point of view. In a second story, Kissa is an unusually clever cat, listen and find out why. Thanks to Abby Curtis for guest-hosting this week!

How Colin the Carp Became Grumpy

Kissa the Cat

Storynory & Mory – Katie and the Remote for Life

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Wouldn’t you like to be able to control your life like you can control your television? Well, if you are a witch you can. Find out how Katie the Ordinary Witch uses her magical “remote for life.”

Storynory & Mory – Dido and Aeneas

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

This week’s story was a tragic tale out of ancient Rome, Dido and Aeneas, derived from Virgil’s Aeneid. When the Trojan Aeneas flees the wreck of Troy, a stop in Carthage and a visit with the queen Dido interrupts and nearly derails his destiny. It is a tale for older kids, and certainly for adults wanting to brush up on their classics.


Storynory & Mory – The Secret Garden Final Chapter

Thursday, August 1, 2013

This week we finished up The Secret Garden, and found how the Magic and the garden and friendship healed a very sad family. How far we have traveled from the loveless orphan girl in India. Now we can do anything — what would you like next week? Katie the Ordinary Witch? A Bertie story? Myths? Legends? Let us know at storynory[at]ktna.org.

The Secret Garden Chapter 27

Storynory & Mory – A Fidgeting Program

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

This was a program for those who fidget, including the poem Fidgety Phillip, the song “I Can Dance” by Ronno to help get the fidgets out, and a mesmerizing chapter of The Secret Garden, because good stories help you forget to fidget. Be sure to listen next week for the last chapter of The Secret Garden!

Fidgety Philip

The Secret Garden Chapter 26

Storynory & Mory – Tortoise, Geese, and Garden

Thursday, July 18, 2013

In the first story this week, a fable from India uses talkative tortoise to teach an important lesson. Then get a robin’s-eye view of the secret garden, and follow Mary and Colin as they explore some of the uninhabited rooms of Misselthwaite Manor.

The Tortoise and the Geese

The Secret Garden Chapter 25


Storynory & Mory – The Secret Garden

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Mary and Colin are looking surprisingly healthy to Colin’s doctor and the rest of the staff at Misselthwaite Manor.

The Secret Garden Chapter 24

Storynory & Mory – Secret Garden Chapter 23

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

The magic of the secret garden continues to work on Colin as he gains strength and begins to plan for his future.

The Secret Garden Chapter 23