A Letter a Week ~ O

Place: outdoors 
Adjective: opportune
Emotion: overwhelmed
Verb: observed
My animal: Snowy Owl

once in a lifetime opportune moment
winter night, backyard sounds broke silence

unfamiliar noise appears be an owl‘s cry
outdoors quite overwhelmed soon identify

perched high amid snow-covered forest pines
beauty, pure white Snowy Owl features shine

to observe this vulnerable species so rare
handle camera and binoculars great care