Kategori: Jane Siberry

Map Of The World (Part I)

Map Of The World (Part I) waitwaitwaiting for the lightsto change that I maymove onmove on waitwaitwaiting for the lightsto change that I maymove onmove on still stillthe pines that line the roadsighsay you havesay they havetimesay you havemuch moretimetimetime also...

In The Bleak Mid

In The Bleak Mid In the bleak mid-winterFrosty wind made moanEarth stood hard as ironWater like a stoneSnow had fallen, snow on snowSnow on snowIn the bleak mid-winterLong ago Angels and archangelsMay have gathered thereCherubim and seraphimThronged the air But only...

The Empty City

The Empty City the outline of the citythe sheerness of its heightI thought that I was kiddingwhen I said – I love this sight I love this skylinetowers rising from the treeswhite bars on a blue graphnot exactly flapping in the...

Oh My Sister

Oh My Sister oh my sisterwhat did you say to themyou’ve got to use a little tactleave out words like “bombs” , “gurus”, or “India”you won’t set the world on fireif you separate yourself from them like that oh my sisteryou...

Up The Loggin’ Road

Up The Loggin’ Road I hate to see you goYou’re goin’ up the loggin’ roadBless my soul, it’s starting to snowI hate to see you goYou’re goin’ up the loggin’ roadYou’re moving out so slowSwing your partner do-si-doGoodbye goodbye goodbye Don’t...

You Will Be Born

You Will Be Born [One:] You will be born into a Strange and Desolate place [Two:] It will be called “The Average Home” [Three:] The times will be Restless and full of Uncertainty. [Four:] It will be full of violence. The...

In The Blue Light

In The Blue Light I was on a trainSomewhere in SpainSometime in the nightI drew up my kneesIn second classAnd watched in the blue light Strangers beside meStrangers across from meThey’ve closed their eyesSo far away from homeThe empty stations echoAs...