AFL Round 6 – Haiku Bob: distant rumble



dead leaves

we scramble the goal

that kills them off




traditional rivals

the bright and dark sides

of the stadium




Anzac Day

a Bomber blitz opens up

old wounds




late April

the distant rumble

of the ‘G




cloudless sky

the umpire asks

for clarification




autumn sunshine

the tattooed player’s tattoos





last rays

Grundy splits

the middle



About rob scott

Rob Scott (aka Haiku Bob) is a peripatetic haiku poet who calls Victoria Park home. He writes haiku in between teaching whisky and drinking English, or something like that.

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