The full moon beams
over the sleepy city and quiet prairies.
Mountains on the horizon loom
tall and proud
reflecting heavenly light off snow capped peaks.
I imagine a change of guard of
taking place with this shrouding event.
Ancient Mayans envisioned a
swallowed the moon making it disappear.
Local terrestrial citizens may
watch with awe
while others sleep
to what is occurring in the sky above them.
As the spinning orbs
and earth’s shadow conceals a large red moon
is a possibility in our inner selves, too.
may cause a shift within
whether we believe it