five haiku




faster - 

bill collector




wine with my politics




waving with my left hand

as son's train pulls away

- his suitcase in my right hand




final paycheck before factory closes




turn binoculars 

wrong way

tunnel straight ahead



Roberta Beach Jacobson


Brief bio:  ( She is a humorist from Iowa. Her publishing credits include The Heron's Nest, Bones, Under the Basho, and the Akitsu Quarterly.