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:


my fearless kid is  
on a mission to rescue  
lego pieces buried under  
avalanches of cigarette ash    
while my woman is multi
tasking mourning her
last drop of beer and
cursing at me to get
out of the bathroom.
but i am long gone  
and she has a terrible  
sense of smell.

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