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:

Single tall white mocha with a shot of raspberry

the want to be unknown
The need to hide in shadows
Away from the prying eyes  of;
the world
your life
The myopic area
in which one exists
can feel so empty
and crowded
Sardines in an open can
drying out shriveling up
In the mid-day sun.
A new place
Where no one can posibly know;
who you are
where you came from
how you feel
in a would of noise
in a packed coffee shop
Single tall white mocha with a shot of...

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