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:

Busy Bee

The Busy Bee knows only toil
From dawn to evening night despite
The bubbling world outside its world
Of sputum, flower and flight.
How patent the travesty,
How latent the cure.
For Busy Bee builds not a temple for salvation
But instead its sepulcher.

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