poetry critical

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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:

Eight Sierra Madre Haiku

Wild  grains in green--
So much rain this year.  Flowers.
Verdant  mountain  slopes.
Flowers  under blue.
The  colorful   seen,  blossoms--
Sky  contrasts  the  green.
Downey  sycamores
Hummingbirds to nest, a home--
Fuzzy softish leaves.
A  yellow  flashing--
An oriole feeds  babies
“Tween banana leaves.
A  mockingbird’s  dive
The Air Force attacks the  cat--
Striped wings  scream aloft.
Heated fragrant nights--
Under  citrus trees. A  skunk
Mustard’s  odor  blooms.
Orangey bloom aroma--
Peacock’s  unnerved  cry  for help
Wafts on the breezes.
Orange blossoms become
Soon, golden orbs like softballs--
Tasting of pleasure.

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