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!

Random Poem:

War in the shadows

We walk this dark night
Clasping chapped hands
Viewing into irises that hold doubt
Amber streetlights frolic with our heartrending shadows
Her soft lips reveal a predetermined eulogy
A grateful moment of silence
As hearts fade and hands release

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