Original poetry, short stories and spoken word.

Deep Underground Poetry

A writing and poetry community.

Our free platform lets you share and publish poems, lyrics, short stories, spoken word and performance poetry. Meet other poets, writers and spoken word artists. Get critique and improve your writing. Take part in poetry competitions and host your own.
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Writing poetry is the catalyst in my quest for authenticity and the conduit through which I express my deepest thoughts and emotions.
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Poetry is the missing lyrics to the soundtrack of my life. Been here since summer of 2017. Met some great poets here.  I tend to write shorter poems on many different topics.
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Poems & Short Stories

Observational Poems
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Inspirational Poems
Last Post 5 hours ago
Erotic Poems
Last Post 8 hours ago
Dark Poems
Last Post 22 hours ago
Love Poems
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Self Poems
Last Post 19 mins ago
Drugs Poems
Last Post 8 hours ago
Story Poems
Last Post 18 hours ago
Anger Poems
Last Post 19 hours ago
Spiritual Poems
Last Post 11 hours ago
Miscellaneous Poems
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Song Lyrics
Last Post 7 hours ago
Fictional Prose
Last Post 6 hours ago
Non-Fiction Prose
Last Post 2 days ago