Only begins to describe the
Beauty of this land.
Morphing from a glorious prairie
To a sandy desert in an instant where tumble weeds
Into gardens of yucca, cholla, and prickly pears
For miles and miles to the eye’s delight.
Lakes and rivers fulfill the role of
To reflect the incredible mountain-scapes
This vast spread of magnificence.
The Rio Grande
Displays itself in many cities, so one doesn’t forget its
To the sustenance of the land.
The hot springs of Truth or Consequences
Its partakers with the natural warmth
And minerals to sufficiently sooth the soul.
Basalt lava flow
The Valley of Fire in a never-ending sea
Of the midnight hue of the witching hour visibly
The cascading rocks against the shrubbery
With the native desert plants.
The Land of Enchantment
All who visit to repeatedly return
To the unexpected charm of the