St John of The Cross

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Strong in defence
Kept his head and used it wisely
Not scared to go out alone
And create myriad chances
Upon dusty neglected pitches
And with one perfect piece of precision
Connected God Man and Football
A pulse of beauty at once mystical yet human
In the being of light.



Ian, or the great Spanish poet-mystic-saint of the 16th C……

Source: https://footballpoets.org/poems/st-john-of-the-cross/