Another double feature today! Robin Eller offers How to Tell a True Princess, from The Yellow Fairy Book, by Andrew Lang, and is featured over at Lakeside Musing, and Patrick Lawlor offers The Lottery Ticket, by Anton Chekhov, and meeting up with Bermuda Onion. Be sure to check them both out!
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Robin Eller is an actress, narrator, singer and dance educator. She has appeared on stage, in films, television and numerous commercials. As a dancer, in addition to other credits, she traveled the world with the legendary James Brown, The Godfather of Soul.
One perfectly normal day, as Ivan Dmitritch sits contentedly reading his newspaper, his wife, Masha asks him to check the lottery numbers, to see if her ticket has won. Finding that the first part of Masha’s ticket matches the winning number, Ivan sets the paper down, deliberately avoiding looking at the last number. “We have plenty of time to be disappointed, ” he reasons, “let’s savor the anticipation.” As the two begin to daydream about what to do with the winnings, Ivan Dmitritch begins to see that dreaming can be pre
Patrick Lawlor is a five-time AudioFile Earphones Award winner. Some of his audiobooks include Survivor and Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuck and The Tin Drum by Günter Grass. Paul received his training in theater from Southern Oregon University, where he studied as an actor, director, and designer. He spent three seasons in the acting company at the world famous Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland.