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:

Beneath the Memory

Remember the choice to
shoot the problems
that I gave you?
I do; and I am aware of your
remembering, as I
know that your desire
to overthrow my
style of government
threw your hand on the gun,
and you could not let go.

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