I’m not too old to walk it
to go on as far as it goes
since it’s mostly paved
curving only by the cornfield
where it brings on the crows
and where the breeze off the lake
combs the stalks …

Poem, in its entirety, is available in the printed version of the current issue.


Kenneth Sherman has published several collections of poetry, including the book-length poem Black River. His most recent publication is the memoir Wait Time. “Concession Road A” is from his forthcoming poetry collection Meditation on a Tooth, which will appear in 2025.

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