long night moon – – haiku

long night moon

warming hearts

the Huron Carol



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The Huron Carol is a Canadian Christmas hymn written in 1642 by Jean de Brébeuf. Here is a rendition by Tom Jackson accompanied by winter wildlife video footage:


Photo: posted on Pixabay by Skeeze

5 thoughts on “long night moon – – haiku

    1. Thank you, Denis. This is a carol I learned in my childhood. The rendition in the video gives it a power I hadn’t heard before…a cultural translation composed by a French Jesuit priest, fully owned by this native singer.

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