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:

Just passing through

a river frozen
a song to be chosen
Moving...ever so slightly
the wind in a can
a breath held in hand
Hidden...so very tightly
Passing sips between lips
a skinny little dip
Stirring...ever so rightly
a star that is old
about to implode
Given...so very brightly

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