rising and falling 
the scent of tortillas 
from shore

—Josh Wikoff

In Spanish translation:

el olor de tortilla
desde la playa

A fond memory from my "...years before the mast".

About the author: Josh lives with his wife and daughters in Northern California. Some of his poems have sllipped past the editors of Acorn, Asahi Haikuist Network, Chrysanthemum, The Heron's Nest, Lynx, Mariposa, Roadrunner, Shamrock Haiku Journal, and Tinywords.

Editor's note: Please enjoy this random selection, or feel free to browse our full archive of haiku published 2000-2008.