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Writing Forums is a privately-owned, community managed writing environment. We provide an unlimited opportunity for writers and poets of all abilities, to share their work and communicate with other writers and creative artists. We offer an experience that is safe, welcoming and friendly, regardless of your level of participation, knowledge or skill. There are several opportunities for writers to exchange tips, engage in discussions about techniques, and grow in your craft. You can also participate in forum competitions that are exciting and helpful in building your skill level. There's so much more for you to explore!


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    Darkness Lost ( Sestina )

    Introduction Because we are at heart a creative community, we try to keep things free and simple at Writing Forums. However, our community falls apart without the right rules and guidelines to protect our hard work and reputation. We know this from first hand experience. We aren’t going to...
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    A Pale Light (first sestina)

    My first sestina would love to hear your opinions on it! A Pale Light I remember a pale light curling round the darkness Like petals tossed into a river. For a moment I can see a shadow Fall from my father. Together we watch the storm Roll in from the sea. We used to live by the...