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:

Birdsong above fire

My whole life has been in hell.
It's okay though, I think it's swell.
As a bird I fly above the fire.
If I get too hot, I just fly higher.
Life is void and without meaning.
Fly away and just keep dreaming.

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