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:


we're conjoined
badly disguised
inconsistently linked
walking sex
we're historically bad
jokingly public
briefly entwined
we roam porch balconies
and heated dance floors
we fill until we overflow
we build until we release
we know not what we are
and we'd rather keep it that way

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