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Trackless Woods Album Cover

“The Trackless Woods” – Lyrics

The Trackless Woods    (click a title to jump to that track) To My Poems Broad Gold And This You Call Work From The Oriental Notebook Prayer Not With Deserters All Is Sold Reject The Burden From An Airplane Oh, How Good Like A White Stone Song About Songs Listening To Singing Lot’s Wife Upon The Hard Crest The Souls of All My Dears The Last Toast Not With A Lover’s Lyre / Anna Akhmatova’s Recitation of “The Muse”    …

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The Shores of Jordan – Tablature

Written and sung by Iris DeMent on the album “My Life”. THE SHORES OF JORDAN I (C) looked up into heaven, I thought I’d (F) solve life’s myste (C) ries. I (C) observed the constellations for a (G) clue to my destiny. But the (C) rhyme of life confounds me, Things will (F) be as things will (C) be. So I’ll (C) dance the shores of Jordan ’till the (G) angels carry (C) me. I travelled to a prison, Saw…

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