the airing cupboard's extraordinary stories of ordinary people

the airing cupboard's extraordinary stories of ordinary people

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)... Show More

Episodes

August 1, 2020 25 min

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...
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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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Dance for One, Wonderland, Juncture and...

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July 18, 2020 16 min

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...
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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-n...

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July 4, 2020 21 min

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… 
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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
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June 20, 2020 21 min

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…
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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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Time Catches Up, Juncture and Happy Together by Dexter Britain
 from Free Music Archives
 Copyright: Attri...

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June 6, 2020 19 min

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… 
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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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Dance for One and The Time to Run (finale) by Dex...

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May 24, 2020 21 min

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....
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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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Losing Love, Wonderland, Seeing The Future, In the Electric Fields and The Time to Run (finale...

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May 12, 2020 27 min

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….
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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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From Truth and The Time to Run (finale) by Dexter Britain
from Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribut...

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April 29, 2020 22 min

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 … 
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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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Seeing the Future and From Truth by De...

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April 14, 2020 20 min

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… 
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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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Beauty by Spectacular Sound Productions
from Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribution-ShareAl...

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March 27, 2020 22 min

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
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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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Seeing the Future by Dexter ...

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December 23, 2019 27 min

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.
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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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Song for a Winter’s Night by The Nancies (Badgerland)
from Free Music Archives
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November 12, 2019 16 min

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 … 
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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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Losing Love and The Time to Run by Dexter Britain
from Free Music Arch...

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October 29, 2019 25 min

A journey into a young woman’s ancestry reveals unexpected tragedy, heart-warming surprises and harrowing secrets  … 
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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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From Thruth by Dexter Britain
from Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States
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October 15, 2019 18 min

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… 
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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/

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Beautyby Spectacular Sound Productions
from Free Music Archives
Copyri...

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October 1, 2019 16 min

Set in Glasgow in Scotland, this is a story about a friendship across generations between two men, loneliness and the devotion of a dog …
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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/

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Equilibriumby David Hilowitz
from Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Un...

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September 17, 2019 20 min

Set in Tasmania, in the depths of the ancient forests, this is a love story about a chance meeting, the power of respect, and the long journey that brings a man towards a woman…
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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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Losing Love and The Time to Run (finale) by Dexter Britain
from Fre...

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September 3, 2019 17 min

Set in South-West France, in the foothills of the Pyrenees, this is a story about friendship, a pilgrimage route and the convergence of lives… 

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August 20, 2019 13 min

A tender story of a man’s journey into discovery of what lies beneath the surface…

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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/


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Convergence, Horses, Break Throughand  Softest Fabric by The Pictures of the Floating World
From Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share A...

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August 6, 2019 23 min

Spanning over three decades in Paris, this is a story about mother–daughter relationships, an affair and of course, love… 
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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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Beauty by Spectacular Sound Productions
from Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribution-ShareAlike:
http://creativecommo...

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July 23, 2019 16 min

Set in Cairo, Egypt, this is a story depicting the comforting and restorative effects that a home can have on one’s emotional well being…
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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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Beauty by Spectacular Sound Productions
from Free Music Archives
Copyright: Attribution-ShareAlike:
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