Preliminary Final – Haiku Bob: in unison

 

 

fear is this:
leading
with 3 quarters to go

 

 

umpires this
umpires that . . .
urinal chatter

 

 

Daicos misses –
still a God
I could believe in

 

 

beer earths me between goals

 

 

tangled branches
we wrestle back
the lead

 

waning moon –
our lead stretched
thin

 

less than a minute . . .
the crowd gasps
in unison

 

 

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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.

Comments

  1. My daughter Kate, who has Down Syndrome and stands at about 130cms, plays in a netball team. They’re all about the same height. I call them the Giants. So I was barracking for the Giants.

    Sorry Haiku.

    Hell of a game.

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