Round 2 – Haiku Bob – life is simple


grudge match —
I pick up the kid
from outside her mum’s


autumn night —
the half-filled stadium
sounds full


autumn sunset —
a purple patch takes us
into the lead


twilight —
a magpie’s shadow
looms large


life is simple
just give it
to Daicos


the indescribable path
of a falling leaf —
goal from the boundary


leaving the stadium
the moon still





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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.


  1. Nicole Kelly says

    Strange – but I’ve come to appreciate the beauty of this poem even more after this week’s game. Thank goodness for last week.

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