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Supporter Owned Clubs - Does it Work?

When the ideas of supporter ownership comes up people often ask two questions:

To address those two questions I have compiled a partial list of clubs currently owned by supporters around the world. As you can see from the list some of the world's most successful clubs, such as Barcelona and Bayern Munich, are majority owned by their supporters. Not only is it possible it has been proven to be a successful model if implemented properly.

Supporter Owned Clubs:

Poem Club Preview: Petals on a Wet, Black Bough

On like an apple

I have decided to make Poem Club simpler for a while at least, by focusing on one type of poem, my current favorite: haiku (and related short forms).

For the first week with this new format, I am going to discuss Ezra Pound's haiku-influenced, famous "imagist" poem, In a Station of the Metro:

In a Station of the MetroThe apparition of these faces in the crowd; Petals on a wet, black bough.

Hope to hear from you tomorrow when I discuss this poem and other ideas about haiku and imagism. I hope you'll subscribe to Poem Club each week, and like the Facebook page where additional discussion takes place.

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