Almanac Poetry: ‘The Practice Nets’ – Philip Hodgins

Footy is over, cricket is here and it’s time to hone up those cricketing skills! Philip Hodgins (1959 – 1995), in his poem ‘The Practice Nets’, reflects upon the role the nets play in the life of cricketers.

Almanac Poetry: Country Football

‘Country Football’ by Philip Hodgins. Such a brilliant poem we quoted it in ‘Footy Town’. [This post is reprised from 2013]

Almanac Poetry: The Drop Kick

Philip Hodgins on the glorious drop kick.