In the gentle darkening of dusk,
white tail deer stand wide-eyed,
ears and tails erect,
transfixed on the lawn outside
a ramshackle cabin,
as the commotion
of a hunters’ poker game
pours through screened windows.
Roy Dorman is the submissions editor of Lake City Lights, an online literary site, and has had poetry and flash fiction published recently in a number of online magazines and journals.