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Allusion Poems | Examples of Allusion Poetry

Allusion Poems. Below are examples of allusion poems. This list of allusion poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of allusion poems or a list of allusion poetry. These examples illustrate what allusion poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of allusion and a page where you can discuss it.

List of Allusion Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Punishment Ward, Julia Footle allusion,
Billy and his Spear Ackerman, Stuart Free verse allusion, word play,
Premium Member Poem IMAGEinE Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem The Fight, The Prize And Fate Lindley, Robert Rhyme absence, adventure, age, allusion, art, beautiful, birth,
Premium Member Poem LITERACY TESTS Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, fun, teen, word
Premium Member Poem Moon Shadows, The Gift Found Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, angel, art, beautiful,
Nothing Really Matters Collier, Orlin Lyric allusion, depression, grave, night,
The Vision Mathis, Tabitha Free verse allusion, god, humorous, imagination,
How lovely thomas, dana I do not know? allusion, art, emotions, feelings,
Premium Member Poem SEBASTIAN Guyler, Ian Ballad allusion, appreciation, art,
Shadow side Vossa, Della Light Poetry abuse, addiction, adventure, africa, allusion, america, animal,
I swear - Part 2 Onyancha, peter Blank verse allusion, betrayal, depression,
I swear - Part 1 Onyancha, peter Blank verse allusion, betrayal, depression,
Premium Member Poem SAD EYES Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem That Old Tree Was Loved Lindley, Robert Sonnet allusion, art, assonance, beautiful,
Love Sam conner, jessie Ballad allusion,
The New Middle Passage lowe, millard Prose Poetry allusion, america, black african
Premium Member Poem WHERE WILL THEY GO WHEN I'M GONE Herrera, Frank Rhyme allusion, angst, appreciation, confusion,
Hey Magellan - unfinished Carter, Brandon Lyric allusion, america, beauty, girlfriend,
Premium Member Poem Bitch Rich Curtis, Jerry T Rhyme allusion, anxiety, humor, money,
Premium Member Poem For She, This Victory Was Gained- Sonnet number 2 Lindley, Robert Sonnet allusion, angel, appreciation, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem Love Request Denied Again Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, angel, appreciation, art,
Premium Member Poem Karma, Not A Sweet Candy Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, anger, angst, betrayal,
sardines and hunger hansen, jan oskar Bio addiction, adventure, allusion, angst, philosophy,
Mystical Woman Scott, Yolanda Rhyme allusion,
It Just Takes Blindness -Epistrophe BuhainBaello, Cynthia Verse allusion,
Premium Member Poem Lamentations, Pleas Of A Desperate Man Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, angel, angst, appreciation,
Premium Member Poem Forever Lost, Lover and Friend Lindley, Robert Sonnet allusion, angel, art, beach,
Premium Member Poem Roses Nance, Casarah Free verse allusion, sensual,
Premium Member Poem HIS VIRTUAL DOLLHOUSE Smith, Bev Free verse allusion, desire, lust,
Premium Member Poem Kingfishers So Deeply Water Diving Lindley, Robert Sonnet allusion, anniversary, appreciation, art,
Premium Member Poem PSYCHE Enriquez, Leon Alliteration allusion,
Premium Member Poem Maudlin Mary Guzzi, Debbie Ekphrasis allusion, symbolism, woman,
Red Ackerman, Stuart Rhyme allusion, death, grandmother, love,
Premium Member Poem LYRIC POEM I REMINISCE Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, emotions, eulogy, history,
Premium Member Poem Epitaph On Embraced Denial Lindley, Robert Sonnet allusion, america, angst, anxiety,
TODAY I FALL Muideen, Afolabi I do not know? allusion, baptism, beauty,
Premium Member Poem The Reunion Lamoureux, Richard Prose allusion, death,
Premium Member Poem Day The Music Died Hofert, Edwin Rhyme allusion, analogy,
Premium Member Poem Dawn And The Heart's Parade Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, appreciation, art, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem QUEST Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem THE BARD Enriquez, Leon Sonnet allusion,
Broken Dreams Crocker, Norman Free verse allusion,
Someone Is Holding Me Scott, Yolanda Rhyme allusion, dream,
Hunger pangs A. Sharma, Dr. Upma Free verse allusion, food,
Premium Member Poem THE PROPHET Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, angel, beautiful, bible,
Premium Member Poem QUEST Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem three I BEGGED A POEM Guyler, Ian Bio allusion, analogy,
Premium Member Poem one POETRY INVECTIVES Guyler, Ian Ballad allusion, analogy, assonance,
Premium Member Poem FACES OF LONELINESS Herrera, Frank Rhyme allusion, angst, bereavement, betrayal,
planets hansen, jan oskar Sonnet allusion, appreciation, celebration,
Premium Member Poem SAGE Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
The Last Day of Don Quixote Ben, Su Free verse allusion, anger, metaphor,
Bright Grey johnson, robert Rhyme allusion,
Premium Member Poem SOLDIERS Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem HAIKU STRAINS 3 Enriquez, Leon Haiku allusion,
Any final requests Jay, lew I do not know? allusion, angel, death, depression,
Premium Member Poem UNIVERSE Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, angel, stars,
Premium Member Poem LITTLE RED CAR 2015 Bdosa, Vee Lyric allusion, time,
Premium Member Poem The Gift, Then The Complaint Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, appreciation, art, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem SOAR Enriquez, Leon Rhyme allusion,
Premium Member Poem UNION Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem IMPRINTS Enriquez, Leon Sonnet allusion,
Premium Member Poem MELANCHOLY Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, angst, earth, environment,
NIGHT THEREFORE BLAKE, ANTHONY Epic allusion, anger, betrayal, body,
Your Shadow Ward, Julia Verse allusion,
Premium Member Poem BLESSINGS Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem PRESTIGE Enriquez, Leon Sonnet allusion,
Premium Member Poem SLEEP AND ARISTOTLE Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, books, philosophy, sleep,
the village hansen, jan oskar Sonnet allusion, angst, anxiety, assonance,
Slave To The Order Vossa, Della Free verse allusion, angel, baptism, beauty,
Premium Member Poem MEMORY 2 Enriquez, Leon Alliteration allusion,
I wonder if Scott, Yolanda Rhyme allusion, bible, emotions, faith,
Premium Member Poem SACRED Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem The Rushing Storm Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, angst, art, assonance,
Premium Member Poem PRIVATELY 7 of 50 Guyler, Ian Bio allusion,
Premium Member Poem War is Kind Siegel, Steven Free verse allusion, fear, soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem FACTS Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem AMUSING Enriquez, Leon Sonnet allusion,
Premium Member Poem I Committed Suicide leonidas, Christopher Free verse allusion, anxiety, betrayal, children,
What Beast Gray, Paul Rhyme allusion, confusion, emotions, feelings,
Heavenly Mourning - aaab - cccb Gray, Paul Rhyme allusion, anxiety, bible, confusion,
Fear Gray, Paul Rhyme allusion, angst, courage, identity,
Premium Member Poem OUR FLASH FICTION Enriquez, Leon Sonnet allusion,
The Cybernetic Lullaby, part III: When Androids Dream carber, len Free verse allusion, angst, change, corruption,
Plain Jane Bradford, Michael Rhyme allusion, fire, inspiration, society,
Premium Member Poem As Time Goes By Konos, Judy Senryu allusion,
Happy Dream Angel Dhillon, Recina Free verse allusion, angel, childhood, dream,
Premium Member Poem FOOL Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem THOUGHTS Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Dot on the ceiling MASOUD, MASOUD Imagism allusion, assonance, change, creation,
meeting a friend hansen, jan oskar Sonnet allusion, city, class, color,
Premium Member Poem WORDS Enriquez, Leon Alliteration allusion,
Premium Member Poem HEAVEN Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem HER NAME WAS LUNA Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, devotion, feelings, for
Premium Member Poem An Imagined Airy Paradise Lindley, Robert Rhyme allusion, appreciation, art, beauty,
Premium Member Poem FAITH Enriquez, Leon Epigram allusion,
Premium Member Poem DEMOCRACY Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, angst, confusion, leadership,
THAT SENSE OF BEING carber, len Free verse allusion, angst, death, hope,
the undying soul hansen, jan oskar Blank verse allusion, blue, culture, destiny,