This is a Townes Van Zandt tune that I first heard on Cahalen Morrison & Eli West's wonderful record Our Lady of the Tall Trees. I've been singing it ever since.
The original came out in 1977 on a TVZ album called Live at the Old Quarter.
Andrew Innes: Guitar, harmonica, & vocals
Here you’ll find an assortment of recent (or not) demo recordings (warts and all) and selected selections from the archive.