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:

the decision

all jitters
waiting for the triumvirate
to make a decision
they float on tall weeds
while I pull through murk
I never had my say
they know what it means
but don't know what it means
and here I sit
waiting carefully
carefully waiting
for a checkbook
to open
or close

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