poetry critical

online poetry workshop

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Welcome!

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:

Long Island Sound
SkinImIn

The power
 1
and pain
 2
of a word, comes not from being heard
 3
but being felt
 4
 
 
Good-bye, I love you, I miss you
 5
have no effect on a sterling mind
 6
a heart of stone
 7
or when poured
 8
from a forked tongue
 9
once kind
 10
 
 
They are easy to say
 11
when there's no emotion
 12
behind them
 13
I love you
 14
Good-Bye
 15
I miss you.
 16
I don't mean to say that you lied
 17
but
 18
there's only one of us
 19
who remembers the sound by moonlites
 20
who remembers the chaos by daylight
 21
who remembers not to speak
 22
unless the heart first gives leave.
 23
 
 
I love you
 24
I miss you
 25
Good bye
 26
The power
 27
and pain
 28
of words come not from being heard
 29
but being un
 30
said
 31

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