poetry critical

online poetry workshop

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Welcome!

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!

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?

Development updates from Twitter:

Follow @poetrycritical for more!

Random Poem:

0 to 100 in 10
DLBanksAWM12

The stars must be aligned
 1
Because this month has been just fine
 2
No losses
 3
Only gains
 4
Karma will soon spit back pains
 5
 
 
From 0 to 100
 6
In a 10 seconds
 7
Not long before
 8
This engine blows
 9
Hope for the best
 10
Pedal to the metal
 11
 
 
Love is our car
 12
Our relationship is the track
 13
We won’t be just be another
 14
Burn on the wall
 15
Maybe we will just
 16
Make it through
 17
 
 
From 0 to 100
 18
In a 10 seconds
 19
Not long before
 20
This engine blows
 21
Hope for the best
 22
Pedal to the metal
 23
 
 
Finish in sight
 24
No more troubles
 25
No longer below others
 26
*(car crash noise)*
 27
 
 
From 0 to 100
 28
In a 10 seconds
 29
Not long before
 30
This engine blows
 31
Hope for the best
 32
Pedal to the metal
 33
From 0 to 100
 34
In a 10 seconds
 35
Not long before
 36
This engine blows
 37

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