Driving on the high road to Taos
now and then you see a magpie
maybe two or three
flashes of black and white
sometimes a red winged blackbird,
it’s like God is throwing a
lucky hand of cards across the sky.
Darla McBryde resides in Houston. Her work has appeared in various publications, and she is an avid supporter of poetry. She has been a venue host and a featured poet in Austin, Houston and San Antonio. She is presently working on a collection of northern New Mexico themed poetry