Fertile Ground (1999)

Sara Thomsen Fertile Ground
Darkness Cover Me lyrics
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Dry Weary Land lyrics  
Oh You Dance lyrics  
Is It For Freedom* lyrics
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Propriety lyrics  
What Brings You Here    lyrics  
Knock On The Door lyrics  
Come Be In My Heart lyrics  
North Wind Doth Blow    
Little One lyrics  
Hearts and Hands lyrics  
Oh Spirit Guide Me   lyrics  
May the Gentle Rain lyrics   
Bright Mornin' Star Arisin    

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Praise and Recognition:

Songwriting awards and recognition:

*Sara's song "Is It For Freedom" was a top finalist in the Public Domain Foundation's Music to Life Songwriting Contest. The song was published in Sing Out! Magazine and has received a wide national and international listener response via its frequent airing on Amy Goodman's Democracy Now Radio and TV News program.

“Thomsen is known for her sumptuous vocals and elegant folk style as well as her activism.”

—RipSaw News, Duluth

“Sara Thomsen remains one of Northern Minnesota's best kept secrets.”

—Reader Weekly, Duluth

"We have been regularly playing 'Is It For Freedom' during our music breaks and it is one of the most popular songs we've ever played."

-Mike Burke, Producer Democracy Now! Pacifica Radio, NYC

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