< meta charset="UTF-8"> Haibun Today: A Haibun & Tanka Prose Journal

A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & Owner
Ray Rasmussen, General Editor

Volume 13, Number 4, December 2019

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Carol Raisfeld
Atlantic Beach, New York, USA

Glory Days

He started the day off with a big win by slapping his wife for letting the baby wake him. Jake was feeling tough. Looking at himself in the bathroom mirror, he snorted and sneered, psyching himself up for the next fight. He was king! It was all he dreamed about day and night.

between reality and illusion
in a tunnel
pieces of light
barely flicker to the end