Construction Literary Magazine

Fall 2019

Jacona Road: Loop #4

Jacona Road: Loop #4

Photograph via Flickr by Mouser Williams

—Not me, but the moment
upon me, as I turn
down our road, almost home:
above and beyond
the Jemez, hoofprint clouds
and then, before the sun’s gone down,
rising behind a neighbor’s stand
of furled-in elms
and glancing across our drive,
the moon’s impeccable rising.