from Notebook: New Mexico

Tom Montag

Along I-25, Heading for Santa Fe

What the mountains

where there’s nothing
you want?

In this faltering light,
the light.

Tom Montag, Fairwater, Wisconsin, is most recently the author of In This Place: Selected Poems 1982-2013. In 2015 he was the featured poet at Atticus Review (April) and Contemporary American Voices (August).

What do you think?