John Montague

(28 February 1929-- / New York, New York)

John Montague Poems

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1. Like Dolmens Round My Childhood, The Old People. 5/18/2015
2. White Water 11/24/2014
3. Uprooting 1/13/2003
4. There Are Days 1/20/2003
5. Blessing 1/13/2003
6. No Music 1/13/2003
7. The Golden Hook 1/13/2003
Best Poem of John Montague

The Golden Hook

Two fish float:

one slowly downstream
into the warm
currents of the known

the other tugging
against the stream,
disconsolate twin,

the golden
marriage hook
tearing its throat.


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