The Trail Companion
Blacksmith Fork and Fox
Megan E. Hansen
I find fish for you,
like a dowser, and the line and your
hand feel the fish choose the fly.
Browns, Rainbows and the Cutthroat.
The last fish like you,
native, beautiful . . . . rare.
You hold them in your palm and free
watch them shimmer red back into the water.
I think I saw you when the sun went down,
dancing through the sagebrush and mesquite.
You held your arms out, but not to me,
and I watched you spin in the moonlight with the
Hansen is a poet and dreamer newly wed and
newly transplanted from Ogden, Utah. She and her
husband Brian make their home in Palo Alto,
- Blacksmith Fork and Fox - Megan E.
Down Harkins Fire Road (El Mar de la
Purissima) - Greg Dunn
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