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:


I slog these sands
through stinging rain
without a grain
of care
as bashing wind
and thrashing surf
compound our
love affair.
Gross world, its
grief and gravity,
sweet nothings
in the storm
as inner blends
with outer space
I'm warped up
in your arms.

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