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Adults' Pick a Tale

Her stories come from all over the world, as well as from her own imagination.

Airing time: Wednesdays, 8pm



Writer and story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike.  Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Her stories come from all over the world, as well as from her own imagination.  They are all told in true oral tradition.

Pick a Tale for Adults airs Wednesday at 8pm, after the kids have gone to bed.  After all, we don't want to give them nightmares.

(Pick a Tale for Children airs Wednesdays at 8am - just in time for the car trip to school)

Podcasts

To download the latest episode: Click the kiwifruit to go to the Pick a Tale for Adults show page on the accessmedia.nz site:   download this show here

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The Barrel Bung

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:19:59 | Date: 6 October, 2021

The Sacred Pole & The Sundance Wheel

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:19:19 | Date: 29 September, 2021

Moon and the Frog Old Woman & How Earth Made the Oak Tree

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:23:04 | Date: 22 September, 2021

Past 8 O'Clock

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:24:12 | Date: 18 August, 2021

The Epic Tale of Gilgamesh Part 2

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:21:33 | Date: 11 August, 2021

The Epic Tale of Gilgamesh Part 1

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:25:37 | Date: 4 August, 2021

Legends of the Pawnee

Story teller, Lesley Dowding, lives to bring story into the world of children and adults, alike. Her listeners are encouraged to bring to life imagination and creation, to dance with the stars and enjoy the moment.

Duration: 00:15:51 | Date: 28 July, 2021

An End to War_Two Foxes

Duration: 00:31:57 | Date: 21 July, 2021

The Fixed Star

Duration: 00:19:20 | Date: 14 July, 2021

The King Who Was Eaten By Mice

Duration: 00:20:12 | Date: 7 July, 2021

The Crab & The Hare Liver

Duration: 00:31:37 | Date: 23 June, 2021

16-6-2021

Duration: 00:13:58 | Date: 16 June, 2021

Rumpelstiltskin

Duration: 0:20:03 | Date: 9 June, 2021

Violin Man & Slops

Duration: 00:29:40 | Date: 2 June, 2021

Peace Tale & How Man Came To Live With Bear

Duration: 00:30:46 | Date: 26 May, 2021