Jane Satterfield

Jane Satterfield is the recipient of awards in poetry from the National Endowment for the Arts, Bellingham Review, Ledbury Poetry Festival, Mslexia, and more. Her poetry books are Her Familiars, Assignation at Vanishing Point, Shepherdess with an Automatic, and Apocalypse Mix, winner of the 2016 Autumn House Prize. Born in England, she lives in Baltimore.

Deer in Winter

One way they enter is to pause, hooved, indelicate among the trees where elms and oaks rise in a remnant forest. Ears cupped toward the slightest sound