It's called Jackalope Wives and you can read it there.
There is also a truly fabulous podcast version, plus other great short stories by very talented people. Check out Apex Magazine if you're not familiar with them--they're awesome.
i am off birdwatching at the moment, in hopes of seeing Great Cormorants, Dovekies, Snow Buntings and other nifty birds. Yes, in this weather. Yes, I have a good coat.