poetry critical

online poetry workshop

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Poetry Critical 2.0

Hey guys, Donald here.

In a few weeks, this site will be 9 years old. 9 years! And I still know some of the earliest submissions by heart.

But, boy. That’s like 102 in web-years. So it’s time for something new. I’m building that something now with my nights-and-weekend minutes (and plenty of coffee). Buy me a cup?

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Random Poem:

Playful Intoxications
blinddarksun

Fact or Fiction? A question rooted in curiosity
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but not this time….. My sources tell me that you need to read between the lines.
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Scribble proverbs on papyrus while stitching absence to your shoulder.
 3
Optical illusions only work on the willing : Virtually all are willing…….
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Off the beaten path we will travel once again, by the way
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the barrel/Niagara falls really is in my will. Maybe Ill take the cremation route
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have my remains sculpted into an ash castle to be passed down generations.
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A side note, hand sanitizers (antimicrobials) have been proven to give a false sense of security.
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Furthermore we must discuss about the next insect fondue! Magnet therapy cured my ulcer!
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Or not!
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I have been officially classified as “property of the cheer squad.” This goes handinhand in the quest to unearth my dune grass and bamboo fiber polo shirt.
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Once again some things are better left unsaid.
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The ocean breaths deeply exhaling on High tide filling the air with unmistakable paths of possibilities….. My Halo was replaced by a question mark??
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