44 episodes

Because some of us have a thirst for wonder and connection... The airing cupboard podcast is a curation of short true-life stories about those moments of serendipity and convergence, when life shifts a little, never to be the same again. Let Zoé take you into the comfort of her cupboard and tell you a story. You will be led on a journey into the lives of others and be reminded that the everydays are the meaningfuls of life. Indie podcast. Storytelling. Non-commercial project: no ads, no Patreon, no sponsors... only pure pleasure! Monthly.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 9 Ratings

Because some of us have a thirst for wonder and connection... The airing cupboard podcast is a curation of short true-life stories about those moments of serendipity and convergence, when life shifts a little, never to be the same again. Let Zoé take you into the comfort of her cupboard and tell you a story. You will be led on a journey into the lives of others and be reminded that the everydays are the meaningfuls of life. Indie podcast. Storytelling. Non-commercial project: no ads, no Patreon, no sponsors... only pure pleasure! Monthly.

    The diary

    The diary

    Span over five decades and set between South Australia and England, this is a story about a friendship, the bond between two women, dreams and aspirations and a red glossy diary...
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    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/

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    Juncture and The time to Run (Finale) by Dexter Britain
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

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     Convergence and Horses  by The Pictures of the Floating World
     From Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

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    The Moments of our Mornings, Moonlight Reprise and November by Kai Engel
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
    and
    Solitude by David Hilowitz
    from Free Music Archives
    Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

    • 24 min
    Achille and Bobonne Germaine

    Achille and Bobonne Germaine

    Set in a small village in rural Belgium, this is a little story about an old gardener, a child and a woman with a sheep, ... and of course, it is about love. I am so sorry for the radio silence! I am back. Zoe x
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    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/

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    Juncture, Nights Tales, Loosing Love and The time to Run (Finale) by Dexter Britain
    from Free Music Archives
    Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States 
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

    and 

    Convergence  by The Pictures of the Floating World
    From Free Music Archives 
    Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States 
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

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    The Moments of our Mornings and Irsens’s Tale by Kai Engel 
    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: Attribution-ShareAlike: 
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/
    and
    Equilibrium by David Hilowitz
    from Free Music Archives
    Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States 
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

    • 23 min
    Madeline Forman

    Madeline Forman

    Set in New Jersey USA and spanning over eight decades, this story speaks of a girl's passion for singing, the gratefulness of a 94 years old lady, the black lustre of 78 rpm records and how life has a mysterious habit of  knocking back on one's door....

    If you wish to discover more about Madeline, please visit:
    https://www.madelineforman.com/

    The film documentary is available to watch on YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VjkpREEsbPc

    Her music is available on iTunes, SoundCloud and Spotify under Madeline Forman
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    Music: 
    Don’t Take Your Love From Me (1946) and (2021), Nobody’s Baby by Madeline Forman by kind permission (Attribution - Noncommercial) of Howard Forman (Spotify, iTunes, SoundCloud and https://www.madelineforman.com/ )
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    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/
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    The moments in our Mornings and November by Kai Engel
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 International
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
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    Convergence and Horses by The Pictures of the Floating World
     From Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

    • 24 min
    Brothers

    Brothers

    Set in Montreal, Canada, this is the simple story of two brothers, photography, art, competitiveness, it is about what divided them but mostly what united them…
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    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/

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    Juncture by Dexter Britain
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
    and
    February, Moonlight Reprise by Kai Engel
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

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     Convergence, Horses and Shelter by The Pictures of the Floating World
     From Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

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    Midsommar Drag by Scott Bucklet
     www.scottbuckley.com.au/library
     Copyright: Creative Commons Attribution licence                 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 28 min
    On the cobbled bridge

    On the cobbled bridge

    Set in the North West of Spain, on the Camino de Santiago, this story speaks about a long  journey and how many roads must a young woman walk down ... "the answer is blowin' in the wind"...
     

    Niamh's cover of Connemara Cradle Song sung for her daughter Roisin:
     https://youtu.be/jIl4I_8h6ko  
    by kind permission (Attribution - Noncommercial) of Niamh O Sheehan and Ros Woodham
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    Music: 
    https://youtu.be/jIl4I_8h6ko  Connemara Cradle Song by Niamh and Ros by kind permission (Attribution - Noncommercial) of Niamh O Sheehan and Ros Woodham
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    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/
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    From Truth by Dexter Britain
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
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    Nothing (Bonus track) and Hope and Dreams by Kai Engel
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
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     Convergence and Horses by The Pictures of the Floating World
     From Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/

    • 26 min
    In the midst of the ocean

    In the midst of the ocean

    Set mostly in Cape Verde, and the midst of the Atlantic ocean, this a story about a young woman's journey of self-discovery, about the sixth sense, about an extraordinary voyage on a sailing boat and of course, it is about love :) ...you know me by now! Zoe x
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    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: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
    and
    The Moment of our Mornings, November, Hopes and Dreams, Idea and Universe in Hands by Kai Engel
     from Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
     https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
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    Convergence  by The Pictures of the Floating World
     From Free Music Archives
     Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/
    and
    Midsommar by Scott Buckley
     www.scottbuckley.com.au/library
     Copyright: Creative Commons Attribution licence                 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Clammyfoofoo ,

Beautiful

If you want a quick heartwarming fix to restore your faith in humanity, this is for you.

Smarrtiepants ,

Wow!!!

I was so captivated by the hosts voice and storytelling! Absolutely love this podcast and the stories are just long enough and the host really captives you from the beginning of the story to the end! I can listen to her all day long ♥️

Drunk Dish ,

Absolutely Lovely

This podcast is an absolute joy for your ears. The host is endearing and sweet and just a delight. This is a nice chill podcast to listen to when you just want to sit back and relax and be taken away by a story. Delightful.

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