Hills they are Hollow

The Story of Hills they are Hollow – 2003

I thought I’d do a series of blog posts that focussed on the creation of my albums. Each one has its own character, and reflects what was happening in my life at the time of their creation. The first of these told the story of Herne's Apprentice.

Story of the Song – The Greenwood Grove

From the album The Hills they are Hollow. As with many of my songs I had the tune for this song for a number of weeks before the lyrics finally arrived. Looking back I think I wrote two sets of lyrics for this and both ended up