Story Theme: Longing

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The Wan Princess
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Three interwoven tales...

A man, writing a letter to his mother, cannot finds words that do not blame and accuse...

A poor farmer, whose land goes from bad to worse in a severe drought, is dumbfounded to see his rich neighbour's crops growing abundantly...

A princess, pale and wan from a longing that no-one can fathom, finally finds what she is looking for in a most mysterious way....
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45:34 2009 Subscription info »
The Taste of Cider
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Three interwoven tales...

A young girl finds a grown man sitting in the street, crying like a baby.....

An old King, facing imminent defeat and capture by an invading army, is mysteriously enveloped in an unshakable sense of peace.....

A boy, having strayed from the forest path, is captured by the hag that his parents have warned him about. But the apple that she gives him fills him with a longing that transforms his life....
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38:50 2008 Subscription info »
The Rabbit and the Wolf
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Three interwoven tales...

A young man finds himself frozen outside a newsagents, unable to tear himself away from the images of cover girls in the window...

A beautiful princess, tired of the unending attention of lovestruck suitors, gets drawn away from the palace and into the night by a mysterious man of light...

A rabbit finds herself at the mercy of a wolf, and finds an escapes by promising him something he is most yearning for...
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47:21 2010 Subscription info »
The Dog Who Tried to Outrun His Hunger
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Three interwoven tales...

A cook, trying to catch a mouse, is caught unawares by her own stillness...

A girl fearlessly approaches the giant's cave determined to open her sack and wanting his help with it...

A dog, constantly hungry, tries to outrun his hunger...
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35:53 2010 Subscription info »