Scott McAllister commented on a poem on Football Poets 1 year, 2 months ago
Thanks, Christian! I never had any problems with FootballPoets.org. You wouldn’t know if anything was plagiarized. You all are great. Thank you for giving me credit for my work.
Scott McAllister‘s profile was updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Nice. I was 15 years-old when I wrote this for a high school english class…in 1995:
You probably found it here: http://www.illyria.com/soccer/socbag.html
I suppose I should be flattered.
Looks like you […]
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Scott McAllister published a poem on the site Football Poets 13 years, 3 months ago
The match was long and hot, on that July, Sunday.
After 120 minutes the players could hardly play.
Roberto Baggio for Italy had a sore hamstring;
A sigh of relief he gave, to hear the final whistle […]
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8th February 2018 at 11:23 am
Really moving account of a day a night Graham
and also how we were as kids..
they way we came to terms with things …
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6th February 2018 at 1:47 pm
“beyond the gated community of stones”. Beautiful.
6th February 2018 at 1:41 pm
Brilliant imagery. A great poem.
6th February 2018 at 1:40 pm
A fine poem, much appreciated.
5th February 2018 at 11:59 am
I’m just happy that Scunthorpe passed our profanity filters!
4th February 2018 at 7:34 pm
thanks, Crispin. It’s a purely fictitious ref to ‘The Iron’, i hope they will forgive me!
4th February 2018 at 6:36 pm
classic words Danno..you mention Scunthorpe? And that game time or moment does it relate to
we like to feature top poems on our facebook and twitter with images…
4th February 2018 at 6:34 pm
Great lines……loving your poems and welcome… please add some info ..context.? .you mention What game time or moment does it relate to…more please …best….Crispin (Editor)
22nd January 2018 at 2:00 pm
thanks for sharing!
A story I’d never heard before
so glad to see Rose added
to glorious football lore!
10th January 2018 at 3:17 pm
But Paul, it’s that same sensitivity that has enabled this fabulous poem! Love it!