Stories tagged deer

Remember Hardy

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"Natalie's a Russian." He was pulling her up from the chair, spinning her around wildly. "Doesn't she remind you of Anna Karenina?"... When I took hold of her small white hand it felt spooky, like a skinned bird.

A Vicious Deer

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A Vicious Deer The man came across the hall to talk to us. He was buying some paintings. He had a white deer on a leash. Fosca (our Malamute) said: “That's a vicious deer.” She kept putting her paw on its shoulder. I said: “You bet


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The cabin has windows all around, like ribbon tying a birthday present.

Deer People

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There was no provision for keeping the post on the door, but I did not have the fingernails to pry it off.


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i found bison, ostrich and deer on my plate tonight.

To Kill a Deer

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On September 12th, 2011, the ban on deer hunting became official. Apparently, the hunting and killing of deer had become too cruel. The ban had been a long time in the making. Ever since man began hunting deer way back in the day—somewhere between a fe

When Deer Attack

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Carla woke up from her hospital bed screaming. "Somebody please help me. Please save me. I am begging you."


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We knew the turkey would be ready soon, we weren't worried about that.


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No one explained triumph would feel like this.

The Avenues Of Occupation And Other Short Stories

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A vanishing of something we never got to see. All we've been left with are impressions, imaginings


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The stunned son knelt to understand then fell, his heart shredded by the hollow point.


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It is hunting season in Jersey today. They say “There are too many deer in Jersey today.”


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eight tiny ebony hooves barely touch the ground