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:

Thought Train

I sat silent
in a Health and Safety
training seminar
watching the railway line
beyond the window
some five hundred yards off.
Eight trains flew by.
Number four became
my train of thought.
Without regard for health
or safety, it carried me away.

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