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If you've ever scribbled down random words out of frustration, anger, happiness, or sorrow, then you are a poet.

Webster's dictionary gave the following entry for the definition of a poet:

Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French poete, from Latin poeta, from Greek poiEtEs maker, poet, from poiein to make; akin to Sanskrit cinoti he gathers, heaps up
Date: 14th century
1 : one who writes poetry : a maker of verses
2 : one (as a creative artist) of great imaginative and expressive capabilities and special sensitivity to the medium

This community was created so poets like you and I could have a place to splash our words across a page, to open up a door, to be artists.