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:


I row the boat,
river disappears.
We float past a pier
into the estuary.
Eerie world filled with restless water.
Head bobs up and down.
hand grips the tiller,
Your form fills far horizons.
“Is this the sea?
When will we turn round.”
You speak “Trust me.”

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