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the airing cupboard's extraordinary stories of ordinary people

Storytelling Podcasts

Because some of us have a thirst for wonder and connection... The airing cupboard podcast is a curation of short true-life stories. Tune in, get comfy, listen, and let Zoé tell you a story and take you into the lives of others; be reminded that the everydays are the meaningfuls of life. Storytelling, serendipity and wonder. Indy podcast. To discuss, exchange and connect, join the private Facebook group @the airing cupboard. https://www.theairingcupboard.org/ Instagram: @theairingcupboardTwitter: @airingcupboard_Facebook: the airing cupboard (Private group)

Because some of us have a thirst for wonder and connection... The airing cupboard podcast is a curation of short true-life stories. Tune in, get comfy, listen, and let Zoé tell you a story and take you into the lives of others; be reminded that the everydays are the meaningfuls of life. Storytelling, serendipity and wonder. Indy podcast. To discuss, exchange and connect, join the private Facebook group @the airing cupboard. https://www.theairingcupboard.org/ Instagram: @theairingcupboardTwitter: @airingcupboard_Facebook: the airing cupboard (Private group)

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Description:

Because some of us have a thirst for wonder and connection... The airing cupboard podcast is a curation of short true-life stories. Tune in, get comfy, listen, and let Zoé tell you a story and take you into the lives of others; be reminded that the everydays are the meaningfuls of life. Storytelling, serendipity and wonder. Indy podcast. To discuss, exchange and connect, join the private Facebook group @the airing cupboard. https://www.theairingcupboard.org/ Instagram: @theairingcupboardTwitter: @airingcupboard_Facebook: the airing cupboard (Private group)

Language:

English

Contact:

447815571839


Episodes

The foremothers

10/9/2020
This is a story about settling down on a new continent and drawing strength from one’s foremothers, a long voyage over the seas to Madras in India and about the missing piece of someone’s life puzzle hiding somewhere, waiting to be found… - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Juncture and Transpire by Dexter...

Duration:00:24:05

The gift

9/20/2020
This is the story of Gemma and Jono, a story about falling in love, babies, marriage, family but also about the cruelty of life, the brutality of loss…. But above all, it is a story about love, generosity and hope. - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Juncture by Dexter Britain https://dexterbritain.com/ from...

Duration:00:21:10

My Wellington

9/12/2020
This is a coming of age story … it is about a young Argentinian boy, a trip to New Zealand, coincidences, coming out, finding yourself, but above all, it is about friendships… - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and The Time to Run (Finale), Happy Together, From Truth and Juncture by Dexter Britain from Free...

Duration:00:25:04

The letters

8/29/2020
This is a very simple story … it speaks of a blond haired child, his freedom cut short when he was sent to an English boarding school and the void that the untold can create in one’s life…. - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and The Time to Run (Finale), Wonderland and Juncture by Dexter Britain from Free Music...

Duration:00:23:02

The friend

8/15/2020
Set between London and Barbados, the Taj Mahal and the oceans, this story is about a world cruise, a daddy's girl, the overwhelming power of grief, blue eyes behind glasses, and the extraordinary convergence of two lives …. - - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Juncture and Happy Together by Dexter...

Duration:00:21:24

The Akubra hat

8/1/2020
Set in the raw beauty of the Australian outback, this story is about a road trip, the red dirt, a chance encounter, an Akubra hat and is a reminder that we are all the architects of our own destinies... - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Dance for One, Wonderland, Juncture and Seeing the Future by Dexter...

Duration:00:25:01

The white plains of Siberia

7/18/2020
Set between London and the white plains of Siberia, on the edge of Lake Baikal in the 1990’s, this is a story about the biting winds, chapka, papirosi cigarettes, a young Russian girl, a traveller from Europe and a name on a billboard in a London street... - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Au Bout de la Nuit...

Duration:00:16:54

The handshake

7/4/2020
Set in a small village in the Ardennes, spanning over two world wars, this is a story about a man, once a prisoner of war, his belief in humanity and the tacit promise of a handshake… - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Juncture by Dexter Britain from Free Music Archives Copyright:...

Duration:00:21:55

The red front door

6/20/2020
This story is set in the North of England, where Mo's sense of loss is interrupted by a girl with pink hair and green painted nails… - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Time Catches Up, Juncture and Happy Together by Dexter Britain from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0...

Duration:00:21:27

The cufflinks

6/6/2020
Spanning over six decades, this story speaks of a man, his slow journey from all to nothing, his delight for patisseries, his granddaughter and the realisation that love is the only currency… - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Dance for One and The Time to Run (finale) by Dexter Britain from Free Music...

Duration:00:19:53

The full circle

5/24/2020
Set in Australia and spanning over 3 decades, this is a story of a man, a life well-lived and the sudden realisation that all goes full circle.... - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Losing Love, Wonderland, Seeing The Future, In the Electric Fields and The Time to Run (finale) by Dexter Britain from Free...

Duration:00:21:49

A long way home

5/12/2020
Spanning over two decades, between London and Suffolk in England, this is a story about the roads a young woman had to travel ... to get home…. - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and From Truth and The Time to Run (finale) by Dexter Britain from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share...

Duration:00:27:01

The Chinese lanterns

4/29/2020
Set in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, this is a story about a chance encounter, a night spent drinking beers under the Chinese lanterns of China Town, a three years journey and the convergence of four destinies … - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Seeing the Future and From Truth by Dexter Britain from Free Music...

Duration:00:20:49

Under the kitchen table

4/14/2020
Set in New South Wales, Australia, this is a story about a young family, a jacaranda tree, a kitchen table and learning the importance of letting go… - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Beauty by Spectacular Sound Productions from Free Music Archives Copyright:...

Duration:00:20:34

The blossom of a Japanese cherry tree

3/27/2020
Here we go again. Series 2 starts with The blossom of the Japanese cherry tree. This story is personal to me, and it speaks about hope… On iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher …ect and on our website www.theairingcupboard.org - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Seeing the Future by Dexter Britain from Free Music...

Duration:00:22:54

Mamma

12/23/2019
A Christmas special.... this story tells of the love of a daughter for her mother, a notebook, Icelandic lullabies and the convergence of lives on a Christmas night. - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Song for a Winter’s Night by The Nancies (Badgerland) from Free Music Archives Copyright:...

Duration:00:27:53

On the Aegean wind

11/12/2019
Set in the Cyclades Islands of Greece, this is a story about the love of a man for a woman across the continents, the blue seas, the wind and the convergence of their lives … - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Losing Love and The Time to Run by Dexter Britain from Free Music Archives Copyright:...

Duration:00:16:45

The tattoo

10/29/2019
A journey into a young woman’s ancestry reveals unexpected tragedy, heart-warming surprises and harrowing secrets … - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot October by Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and From Thruth by Dexter Britain from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United...

Duration:00:25:15

The girl with the bee earring

10/15/2019
Set in London a few weeks ago, this story tells of a chance encounter on the underground and about those moments when the attention of a stranger makes the whole difference… - - - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot Octoberby Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Beautyby Spectacular Sound Productions from Free Music Archives Copyright:...

Duration:00:18:26

An old man and his dog

10/1/2019
Set in Glasgow in Scotland, this is a story about a friendship across generations between two men, loneliness and the devotion of a dog … - - - - - - - - - - Music: Hot Octoberby Wood Spider from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ and Equilibriumby David Hilowitz from Free Music Archives Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United...

Duration:00:16:01