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6 October 2020

Walk. Germantown.
Stretching. Gym in the apartment. NK Body Philosophy.
Laramie – Magdalen Hsu-Li
American Triangle – Elton John
Scarecrow (For Matthew Shepard) – Deena Rae Turner
The Fence (Matthew Shepard’s Song) – Peter Katz
Matthew Shepard – Heather Lev
Scarecrow – Melissa Etheridge
God Loves Everyone – Ron Sexsmith
Precious Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
On Being a Sharecropper – Fannie Lou Hamer
Run Mourner, Run – Fannie Lou Hamer
City Called Heaven – Fannie Lou Hamer
All the Pretty Little Horses – Fannie Lou Hamer
I’m Gonna Land on the Shore – Fannie Lou Hamer
Oh Lord, You Know Just How I Feel – Fannie Lou Hamer
I’m Going Down to the River of Jordan – Fannie Lou Hamer
Jesus Is My Only Friend – Fannie Lou Hamer
Pick a Bale of Cotton – Fannie Lou Hamer
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning – Fannie Lou Hamer
Walk With Me – Fannie Lou Hamer
This Little Light of Mine – Fannie Lou Hamer
Mass Meeting Speech – Fannie Lou Hamer
Certainly Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Woke Up This Morning – Fannie Lou Hamer

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14 March 2020

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Unless otherwise noted, all songs are by Fannie Lou Hamer to honor her memory and give thanks for her work and witness on the anniversary of her death.
Blueberry Pie – Bette Midler
Precious Lord
On Being a Sharecropper
Run Mourner, Run
City Called Heaven
All the Pretty Horses
I’m Gonna Land on the Shore
Oh Lord, You Know Just How I Feel
I’m Going Down to the River of Jordan
Jesus Is My Only Friend
Pick a Bale of Cotton
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
Walk with Me
This Little Light of Mine
Mass Meeting Speech
Certainly Lord
Woke up This Morning
American Pie – Shea Diamond

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17 October 2019

In honor of Congressman Elijah Cummings of Baltimore, sharecropper’s son and a giant for justice. Assembled this morning, this playlist features songs about Baltimore, songs from artist with connections to Baltimore, and songs by Fannie Lou Hamer – a sharecropper’s daughter, a sharecropper, and a giant for justice. 

Walk. Morningside Gardens.
On Being a Sharecropper – Fannie Lou Hamer
Run Mourner, Run – Fannie Lou Hamer
Streets of Baltimore – Gram Parsons
Silver – Rik Ocasek
Raining in Baltimore – Counting Crows
You Think You’re a Man – Divine
Baltimore – Audra McDonald
Precious Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Baltimore – Nina Simone
This Little Light of Mine – Fannie Lou Hamer
Baltimore – Lyle Lovett
Road to Hell – André De Shields
Baltimore – Randy Newman
Baltimore Fire – Charlie Poole
Baltimore – Prince
I Know Where I’ve Been – Queen Latifah
Amazing Grace – Fannie Lou Hamer

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6 October 2019

Treadmill. Walk. Slow jog. Stretching. Gym at the Shire.
Precious Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Run Mourner, Run – Fannie Lou Hamer
City Called Heaven – Fannie Lou Hamer
All the Pretty Little Horses – Fannie Lou Hamer
I’m Gonna Land on the Shore – Fannie Lou Hamer
Oh Lord, You Know Just How I Feel – Fannie Lou Hamer
I’m Going Down to the River of Jordan – Fannie Lou Hamer
Jesus Is My Only Friend – Fannie Lou Hamer
Pick a Bale of Cotton – Fannie Lou Hamer
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning – Fannie Lou Hamer
Walk with Me – Fannie Lou Hamer
This Little Light of Mine – Fannie Lou Hamer
Certainly Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Woke Up This Morning – Fannie Lou Hamer
Amazing Grace – Fannie Lou Hamer
Laramie – Magdalen Hsu-Li
Scarecrow – Melissa Etheridge
Matthew Shephard – Heather Lev
American Triangle – Elton John
Sunshine of Your Love – Cream
White Room – Cream
Presence of the Lord – Blind Faith

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