OWLS IN AUTUMN
My father killed the white owl there
design. He did not hesitate.
untimely trapped in poacher’s snare.
to offer why—did not relate
Kolette Montague, 65, of Centerville, widely honored poet, has spent most of her life in Utah where she finds time and space to write. In 2000 her book Eating Into Light was named Utah State Poetry Society book of the year. Her anthology Chanting the Moon is also published. She is a retired teacher. She has three children and five grandchildren. Her sun sign is Aries.