Lines West, March 17, 2017

The Owl

Beneath her nest,

a shrew’s head,

a finch’s beak

and the bones

of a quail attest

the owl devours

the hour, 

and disregards  

the rest.

Wendy Videlock

(first appeared in Poetry)


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