|

World Cup Haikus 4 and 5

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Haiku 4: The Past

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Listen! Sven’s Swan Song:
The cadence of misery
And futility.

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 (How can we forget his often bizarre substitutions and then the seeming impotence when facing Brazil last time in 2002? Let’s hope he might gamble this time round though that’s not his style he says in today’s Observer.)

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Haiki 5: The Future

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Left by melting ice,
The Nymark (“New Ground”) Island,
Runic football pitch.

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 See www.guardian.co.uk/arts for the feature on global warming’s exposure of a new football pitch sized island in the Arctic; just in time for the World Cup.

1

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/world-cup-haikus-4-and-5/