five haiku



pair of white-tailed deer


deep into the woods






cow spots




red fox at hushed pond

nothing alarms his senses

- safe spot for a nap




one squirrel

ten acorns

-  a day's work




squirrel tries to hide

but that red tail

always gives him away



Roberta Beach Jacobson


Bio:  Roberta Beach Jacobson ( is a humorist from Iowa/USA. Her publishing credits include Presence, The Heron's Nest, Plum Tree Tavern, and Akitsu Quarterly.