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:

A Sunflower

On my way uphill, I saw
a sunflower-
petals spread out to the sun.
Around a bend, sunflowers
sway as dancing children
to the wind.
I still see them
past the mounds of gravel
from a nearby quarry-
like the image
of the day I saw you
pretty as a sunflower.

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