Round 16 – Haiku Bob: small talk

 

poking through clouds Suns take an early lead

 

after rain
petals gliding over mud
the Daicos boys

 

origami—
Rankine folds himself
into a goal

 

three goals down
we run out
of small talk

 

silence…
the star defender
clutches his knee

 

night dew—
the Daicos boys
part the Suns

 

another one
that almost got away…
winter star

 

 

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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.

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