Round 15 – Haiku Bob: the ruckman’s reach

Collingwood’s run of success and the creature comforts of home are enough to keep both Haiku Bob and his dog happy.

Round 11 – Haiku Bob: bits of space

Haiku Bob always has a unique take on the game. The Collingwood v Carlton clash caused contrasting emotions before the winner (and the child in Bob) emerged.

Round 9 – Haiku Bob: lopsided moon

Haiku Bob expresses his feelings in haiku through another loss for the Pies.

Round 5 – Haiku Bob: the little good

Haiku Bob reflects on Collingwood’s loss while cooking, and with a good whisky.

Round 2 – Haiku Bob: armchair ride

Haiku Bob reflects on some special moments from Round 2.

Round 1 – St Kilda v Collingwood: Haiku Bob – autumn clarity

Haiku Bob is back with a footy haiku about the Collingwood win over St Kilda.

Almanac Poetry: 2021 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai – Leaning towards the Landlords

Haiku Bob presents some of the many amazing haikus received during the 2021 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai.

The 2021 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai

It’s back! The annual Grand Final haiku kukai will be an integral part of Saturday’s proceedings. Haiku Bob sets the scene.

Round 18 – Haiku Bob: slammed shut

Haiku Bob found similarities between the current Covid situation and the performance of Collingwood in Round 18.

Round 11 – Haiku Bob: the dithering

It’s tough being a Collingwood supporter at the moment as Haiku Bob reflects in his latest haiku poem.

Round 9 – Haiku Bob: like my life

Season 2021 is not a happy time for Collingwood supporters, especially with ‘the coach on everyone’s lips’, as the latest from Haiku Bob suggests.

Round 7 – Haiku Bob – blank spaces

The sun was shining, but Magpie hearts were darkening. Haiku Bob reflects on the Round 7 loss to Gold Coast.

Round 6 – Haiku Bob: The first wreath

Haiku Bob observed similarities between the observance of Anzac Day and the decline of his Magpies when he took in their recent clash with the Bombers.

Round 4 – Haiku Bob: The slide

Haiku Bob paints a vivid picture of his Pies, in the midst of fighting a slow start to the season.

Round 2 – Haiku Bob – life is simple

Watching the Magpies’ win over Carlton, Haiku Bob had a moment of clarity about a simple rule for a happy life (for Magpie fans).

Round 1 – Haiku Bob: laid bare

Haiku Bob offers his reflections on returning to the MCG

Almanac Poetry: 2020 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai – smoke and lasers

Haiku Bob’s annual AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai has been another great success. Check out the results.

Finals Week 2 – Haiku Bob – a bit of life ends

Haiku Bob reflects on the end of Collingwood’s season.

Haiku Bob: The 2020 AFL Grand Final Haiku Kukai

Haiku Bob is back to remind everyone of the upcoming Grand Final Haiku Kukai – get involved!

Finals Week 1 – Haiku Bob: from time to time

A finals classic had Haiku Bob reaching for the whisky; the result has him rethinking his plans for the spring.