13 Songs for Hallows

13 Songs for Hallows October 26, 2011

Like many of you, I’m extremely busy in October. Just as nature is drawing me into a time for quiet repose, I find I have more to do and accomplish than ever. As I am gearing up for projects to be tackled, my spirit is longing for long hours in meditation and quiet solitude.

So although I was saving it for this weekend, here is my song list for Hallows.

13. Dante’s Prayer – Loreena McKennitt

When the dark night seems endless, please remember me.


12. Twa Corbiez – Omnia

Where shall we gang and dine to-day?

11. He Walked On Water – Randy Travis

But his hat seemed to me like an old halo.


10. Silent House – Dixie Chicks

And I will try to connect all the pieces you left.

9. Danny Boy – Bing Crosby

It’s you, it’s you must go and I must bide.

8. Kilkelly Ireland – Robbie O’Connell

Be sure to come on home soon.


7. We Do Not Die – Velvet Hammer

We are just on the Other Side.

6. Summerland – Emerald Rose

No, I’m not afraid for the Goddess speaks with certainty.


5. Gallileo – Indigo Girls

How long ’til my soul gets it right?

4. Highwayman – The Highwaymen (Nelson, Cash, Jennings, Kristofferson)

But I will remain and I’ll be back again.

3. Carry Me Home – Celia

Ancestors, ancestors, guide my family home.

2. Breaths – Sweet Honey In The Rock

‘ Tis the ancestor’s breath when the fire’s voice is heard.

1. I Will Remember You – Sarah McLachlan

Don’t let your life pass you by. Weep not for a memory.

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