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:

rusty barrel

i've forgotten your voice,
somewhere between
bruised sexuality
and a slate covered shed,
old men and
whispered erections
i once woke
to a huffing phantom
with ceramic pupils.
papa is it cold tonight,
does the pet cemetery
watch you
from under the snow.

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