Highwaywoman Tales

Highwaywoman Tales: Calamity Jane


Martha Jane Canary – aka Calamity Jane – has had many things written about her. As the story goes, and I’m sticking to it, she came to me in a way songwriters know can happen sometimes… and she wanted this song written. Maybe it’s because I could relate to several themes implied here. I’m not really sure. A woman as strong as she, in times like those, was certainly a hard pill to swallow for many… Read More