Write Poems With Google Search

By Emma Orlow
Have you ever typed something into Google and wondered how on Earth the other suggested links were at all related to your inquiry? Though Google has yet to build in the technology to actually read our minds, it sure has provided us with a more poetic approach to online trolling. And now there's Google Poetics, a new Tumblr that's devoted to capturing the serendipitous and hilarious sonnets that occur when you go searching for things like food porn or dogs wearing pantyhose. Though not affiliated with Google, the site asks for users to submit their best poems and collects ones from as many languages that Google connects with (Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, and many, many more). Above and below are some of our favorites:

[Via Google Poetics]

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