Singing in the New Year 2017: Hallelujah!

“There’s a blaze of light in every word;
it doesn’t matter which you heard,
the holy, or the broken Hallelujah!
Edinburgh sunset
Edinburgh, Scotland; December 2016
I couldn’t feel, so I learned to touch.
I’ve told the truth, I didn’t come to fool you.
And even though it all went wrong,
I’ll stand before the Lord of Song
with nothing on my lips but Hallelujah!”
–Lines taken from the legendary song “Hallelujah” by the legendary Canadian poet and songwriter Leonard Cohen (1934-November 7, 2016)
Continue delving into all things Scotland with this photo and a look inside Edinburgh’s The Elephant House, where J.K. Rowling wrote the first Harry Potter novel.