Poets on Sports

LIVE Blogging, Costa Rica v. Italy / Swiss v. France

Hi everybody! Your World Cup correspondents here at Poets On Sports, Christopher Beard and Caleb Washburn, are carrying on a conversation while watching today’s first two matches today! This post … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

On Van Persie’s First Goal Against Spain, and the Other Five Goals

by Caleb Washburn That’s the kind of goal I remember dreaming I would score as a kid: a run right through the middle of the defense, a perfectly placed crossing … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Nervous Start in São Paolo: Brazil v. Croatia in the World Cup Opener

by Christopher Beard The lead-up to events like this can give you chills, whether you want it to happen or not. I’m not a Brazilian fan, and like most Americans, … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment