In regards to story songs, I know that Bob Dylan had oodles of them. I think "Tangled up in Blue" is one of my favorites of his. Ah hell, its probably one of my favorite songs overall.

> Heather's referring to a thrilling poem penned by Alfred Noyes.  You
> can read it on and elsewhere.  It's the source of that old
> cliched phrase ... "The road was a ribbon of moonlight."  Loreena's
> song rendition of it is quite good.