poetry critical

online poetry workshop

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Welcome to Poetry Critical, an online poetry workshop. To post your own poetry you'll need to create a user id by typing a name and password in the box above and hitting 'New User'. If you just want to critique or jump into the discussion, however, you can go ahead and get started!

Poetry Critical 2.0

Hey guys, Donald here.

In a few weeks, this site will be 9 years old. 9 years! And I still know some of the earliest submissions by heart.

But, boy. That’s like 102 in web-years. So it’s time for something new. I’m building that something now with my nights-and-weekend minutes (and plenty of coffee). Buy me a cup?

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Random Poem:

a shakespearean parody

Im sorry shakespeare but romeo never loved juliet....
in truth he liked the blonde whore that lived a few blocks down
"romeo romeo where for art thou romeo?"
hes down the street climbing her balcony falling between the sheets
juliet waits for romeo to come back drunk and
apologizing like all the nights before
romeo stumbles and stutters an akward I love you
still reeking of blonde and cheap perfume
and there it ends like any other night
filled with lies and deceit
there was never a story of more woe
then the tale of these young lovers
juliet faithful and true, romeo like every other
forgettable boy who breaks a heart now and then

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