Nursing Six Packs to their Chests – The 2019 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai

Check out some of the fabulous responses to Haiku Bob’s 2019 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai.

Haiku Bob – 2019 Grand Final Haiku Kukai

Join in with Haiku Bob for the 2019 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai, the only live call of the game in haiku. Check out details for participation here.

Preliminary Final: Haiku Bob – losing it

Haiku Bob is feeling the Collingwood loss.

Finals Week 1 – Haiku Bob: skip to the end

Haiku Bob experienced his Magpies’ win over Geelong but it was an evening not without its fraught moments.

Round 21 – Melbourne v Collingwood: Haiku Bob – still some dreamers

Cold night. But the dreamers keep dreaming. Haiku Bob is one of them.

Haiku Bob – Round 20: beautiful and all

A happier Haiku Bob as he reflects on the Pies Round 20 win over the Suns.

Round 19 – Haiku Bob: night squall

A forlorn Haiku Bob reflects upon the Pies loss against the Tigers, and perhaps of a hopeful future.

Haiku Bob – Round 18: tail end of winter

Winter gloom envelopes Haiku Bob as his team slips away after a proper Round 18 soaking.

Haiku Bob – Round 16: ghost gum

What is belief? Haiku Bob drives the bumpy road of Round 16.

Haiku Bob – Round 15: gap in the woods

Haiku Bob’s dog knows when to comfort its master. There were many wounds to lick after the Pies lost their way in the fog against the Kangaroos.

Haiku Bob – Round 14: the blink of my eye

On a cold and miserable afternoon at the footy, Haiku Bob had two wins – his Magpies got up (eventually) and he nailed his public transport connection on the way home!

Haiku Bob – Round 12: the odds

Haiku Bob appreciates the nuances of light and ponders the odds in his take on Round 12.

Haiku Bob – Round 10: filled to the brim

Haiku Bob reflects upon another Pies win, in haiku of course!

Haiku Bob – Round 8: moments that linger

Haiku Bob recreates the tension of an unexpectedly close day at the footy.

Haiku Bob – Round 7: nature calls

Haiku Bob is grappling with more than football.

Haiku Bob – Round 6: glimpses of me

Haiku Bob offers mere glimpses through the Essendon v Collingwood maelstrom, cherished that they are

Haiku Bob – Round 5 – secretly hoping

A strong Pies performance has Haiku Bob thinking of better times.

Haiku Bob – Round 4: the probability of falling leaves

As is his peripatetic wont, Haiku Bob travelled to the Philippines this week to attend his brother’s wedding. And, in true Collingwood style, he managed to keep track of the game, or at least bits of it, amidst the clouds of confetti.

2009 Round 4 – Brisbane v Collingwood: Magic Medhurst beats flood by surfing it

Both Haiku Bob and the Almanac have traveled far since HB wrote his first match report, in Round 4 2009. It turned out to be good weather for trout farming. And Pies.

Haiku Bob – Round 3: such is life

It started with high hopes but ended with an early exit. Haiku Bob gives his unique take on the Grand Final rematch.