a red thread caught
in her teeth
Upstate Dim Sum, November 2009
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Roberta Beary is the haibun editor at Modern Haiku. Her bestselling collection The Unworn Necklace (Snapshot Press) won a Poetry Society of America finalist award. Her haibun collection Deflection (Accents Publishing) won the Eric Hoffer and Touchstone finalist awards. Follow her on twitter @shortpoemz.