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***** ***** Female, 15, United States (5/20/2013 10:57:00 AM)

Hello poets,

I don't know who, if any of you, will remember me but I wish to inform all that Poemhunter has removed all of my work for what they say was pornographic content. I have posted work here for 10 years and some of that work has been on this site since the beginning. Most of it is published and held in both the national libraries of Ireland and the UK. Some had sexual imagery but most did not. Nevertheless, the site has now removed all of my work.
I do not know why and I feel devastated. I will be leaving the site as a result of this censorship. Thank you one and all and be careful with your work. It is precious.

Sonja Broderick

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  • Rookie - 150 Points Poetry Hound (5/20/2013 3:33:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply
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    How strange of PH to do that. What exactly did they tell you?What exactly was the allegedly pornographic content?

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    • Rookie - 150 Points ***** ***** (5/20/2013 6:29:00 PM) Post reply

      I had a poem called Skinnydipping and one called First Time which contained some sexual terms but were essential and contextual to the poetry. I am completely flabergasted and I have only been informe ... more

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