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  • Rookie Debbie Aherne (7/28/2012 5:40:00 AM) Post reply
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    Hi there everyone. I thought it was about time I shared some of my poetry with the world! ! ! I'm sure I'll enjoy reading yours too.

  • Rookie Jillian Love (7/28/2012 1:24:00 AM) Post reply

    Hi,
    I'm new here. I've written a few poems of my own. Maybe I'll share sometime soon. Thanks!

  • Rookie Nimz . (7/27/2012 8:31:00 AM) Post reply

    Hi,

    I'm from South London and I write contemporary poetry about a wide range of subjects. My current ebook is available from Amazon called 'The Spent Youth'. It explores many issues that afflict us today and it is firmly rooted in today's troubled times. It costs less than a pint, there's a free sample and it'll leave you thinking for days after. Thanks for reading (the reviews are on the amazon.co.uk site) .

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Spent-Youth-ebook/dp/B008A9KJX6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1343394857&sr=8-1

    http://www.amazon.com/The-Spent-Youth-ebook/dp/B008A9KJX6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1343395778&sr=8-1&keywords=the+spent+youth

    Here's the publishers description:
    Today's young people leave school and college facing a world of fear, financial meltdown and a lack of opportunity. ‘The Spent Youth’ echoes the howl of the beat generation, in today’s troubled times. The world is a prism of different realities and warped perceptions. A place where fair-trade peanuts will save Africa, tramps recycle, people commit ‘Suicide By Cop’ and fishing boats catch plastic bottles, as there are few fish left to catch.

    A distinctive, thought provoking idea is at the heart of each poem. Nimz casts his unique eye upon all of these issues and more. From looking at the nature of life and death to expressing the betrayal felt by many of his generation. An old man, a grieving sister-in-law, a lover and a defeated housewife are just some of the people whose views of the world are explored.

    Nimz’s generation has had their future literally spent. These powerful poems are sometimes shocking but always compelling. These are the stories of ‘The Spent Youth’.

  • Rookie - 62 Points Black On Black Arts (7/26/2012 8:20:00 AM) Post reply

    i have a poem called lost n translation and dear jenny check them out and give me your honest opinion thank you B.O.B.A

  • Rookie Caroline Bulleck (7/25/2012 11:31:00 PM) Post reply

    Hello, I'm Caroline Bulleck and I'm new here. Please read my poems and tell me what you honestly think.

  • Rookie - 1 Points Peter Daniel Phiri (7/25/2012 2:37:00 AM) Post reply

    hie! I am new to this site..I have been writting poetry since high xool.i jst decided 2 post them here 2 get fair appraisal or comments.pliz help.

  • Rookie - 62 Points Black On Black Arts (7/24/2012 9:21:00 AM) Post reply

    hello poem enthusiasts i have 3 poems that i would love for yall to read rate and give me your opinions on they are called Do You?Do I Do You part II And Do you Part 3 each its a 3 part poem enjoy and i have other poems that i like for yall to read thank you and stay inspired B.O.B.A

  • Rookie Ulveena Aitzaz (7/24/2012 2:04:00 AM) Post reply

    Hi, all!
    I've been here since the past 4 or 5 years but in between I got cut off from this site. Now that I'm back, I want everyone and anyone to go through what I've written. Poetry is my passion and I LOVE writing poems. No one will ever let me pursue this as my career but this might just be my only chance to prove it. Help out, I'll be much obliged :)

  • Rookie Maged Habib (7/23/2012 7:25:00 PM) Post reply

    Adding to the below, i am really interested in reading other poets' stuff.
    My opinions will be very honest and unbiased, however my views in poetry are pretty classical so i like the hidden music in rhyme and scales, and deep metaphores and similies.

    Show me what you got!
    just msg me or reply to this post, and i will comment on your poem, nothing in return in requested.

  • Rookie Maged Habib (7/23/2012 2:04:00 PM) Post reply

    My poems have received good comments, only from my friends. In fact, i never shared anything with anyone wjo ahd interest in poetry.
    So at this point, i dont know if i have it.
    I use my iphone to type and cimment so pardon my lack of interest to pay attention to grammar/punctuation :)

    If you think i am talented or not just tell me, comments plz

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