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Metaphor Poems | Poems About Metaphor

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

Poem Topics Related to or Synonymous with Metaphor

symbol, image, analogy, similitude, emblem, personification, allegory, hope, metonymy, trope,

List of Metaphor Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Sailing Alone Jennings, Bonnie Lyric metaphor,
Oh, my faces and image of mine Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, fashion, feelings, metaphor, sun,
M i n d s Ho, Julia I do not know? metaphor, muse, society,
Unforgettable Unicorn--Silent One Challenge Cooke , Chantelle Anne Narrative metaphor, moon, nature, night,
That Most Addicting Drug Cottrell, James Free verse abuse, addiction, desire, imagery, metaphor, repetition, technology,
Bleeding Audience Gazbowski, Lenny Free verse metaphor, solitude, spiritual,
The Rhyme Game Ho, Julia Monorhyme analogy, desire, imagery, imagination, metaphor, power, word play,
Horns of a Timid Dwarf Widjanarko, Yanny Rhyme analogy, anxiety, butterfly, metaphor,
Carpathian Ridge Greco, William Free verse metaphor, philosophy, symbolism,
DEMONCRATS NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse metaphor, poems, poetry, self,
Frozen Vigoren, Bo Lyric conflict, death, growing up, metaphor,
we all need something Payne, Davin Free verse change, death, i am, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Who cooks for you Hounsell, Mark Imagism bible, bird, christian, faith, metaphor, religion,
Shattered Art Rain, The Red Haiku metaphor, time,
Paintings and Poems Ho, Julia Rhyme analogy, art, imagery, metaphor, poems, poetry, wisdom,
SAHARA NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse africa, analogy, hurt, love, metaphor, poetry, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Very Essense of Your Name Day, Jesse Personification analogy, devotion, imagery, love, metaphor, passion,
Toggled Blindness Tyler, Phil Terza Rima metaphor,
Mayflies Misra, Karam Haiku metaphor,
A Disagreement with Rumi Guenther , DebbySue Verse betrayal, depression, love, metaphor, philosophy, truth, vanity,
Margarita with her Animus Gupta, Probir Rhyme conflict, deep, desire, dream, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Humanity Kimathi, Teddy Free verse god, humanity, imagery, life, metaphor, nature, world,
About Poets Guenther , DebbySue Free verse analogy, cat, fantasy, metaphor, poetry, society, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Running Life Away Davey, Brian Rhyme metaphor, nonsense, stress,
Rain 5 Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, rain,
Hum and Be in Malloy, Seth Dramatic Verse metaphor,
SWITCH NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse analogy, dark, i am, metaphor, self, spiritual,
Lighthouse of Love in a Sea of Fear Elias, Trevor Rhyme deep, for her, girl, metaphor,
Rain 4 Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, beauty, green, happy, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Tornado Kimathi, Teddy Narrative change, destiny, humanity, humor, metaphor,
Rain 3 Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, rain,
Her Inner Beauty Boles, Alan L Free verse metaphor, nature,
Flowers and Clouds Gupta, Probir Quatrain allusion, beauty, blue, boat, metaphor,
The Clouds Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, beauty, creation, metaphor,
Where Is The Library Ficklin, Lukas Etheree analogy, books, culture, internet, metaphor, poems, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Moments in transit Alixopulos, ahellas Free verse metaphor,
The Stream Gupta, Probir Rhyme allusion, beauty, happiness, love, metaphor, student, teacher,
EXORCISM NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse metaphor, name, spiritual, spoken
Treasure Thwaite, Katherine Sonnet imagination, inspiration, joy, judgement, metaphor,
I wonder:Why Abdel Azim, Heba Rhyme beautiful, how i feel, metaphor, miss you, romance,
A debt paid in prose Moran, Rohan Free verse appreciation, encouraging, girl, inspirational, metaphor, muse, thank you,
The Band Wright, Anna Free verse metaphor, middle school, music,
Premium Member Poem Sad Dizain Lamoureux, Richard Dizain absence, depression, feelings, metaphor,
all animals are beautiful Payne, Davin Free verse culture, feelings, forgiveness, hyperbole, metaphor, poems, poetry,
Friends, Like Bridges to Fire Penner, Clint I do not know? friendship, hurt, lonely, love metaphor, relationship, sad,
My Soul Funk, Rospel Lyric africa, black african american, metaphor, self, spiritual,
vibrating Payne, Davin Free verse metaphor, mystery, space, time,
Watch The World Turn Fuller, Christian Sage Free verse art, emotions, fear, feelings, metaphor, nonsense,
Ouroboros Moran, Rohan Free verse metaphor, moving on,
STARGASM NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse analogy, imagination, magic, metaphor, repetition, spiritual, spoken
Dark Forest Moran, Rohan Imagism metaphor, nature, night,
my mountain of madness: cake and ash Worm, Blue Free verse metaphor,
those pearl wearing swines : mouths drop contest Worm, Blue Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Royal Love Kimathi, Teddy Free verse beauty, confusion, lost love, metaphor, relationship,
Premium Member Poem Shipbuilder Dreams Ward, Julia Senryu metaphor, sexy,
MORNING STAR NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse metaphor, morning, mother son,
Premium Member Poem A Father Ward, Julia Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Worshipers at the Mountains of Madness lawless, John Sonnet metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Phantom Slippers of Thoughts mcdaid, liam Free verse emotions, feelings, god, journey, metaphor,
Evergreen Banks, Russell Narrative metaphor,
Tulip Memory Gupta, Probir Free verse allusion, analogy, beauty, desire, metaphor,
this generation of turtle Payne, Davin Rhyme allegory, bible, encouraging, introspection, metaphor, word play,
Premium Member Poem Flight Taner, A.O. Verse beautiful, betrayal, body, celebration, metaphor, miss you, missing
Summer Haiku Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, motivation, summer,
Lost Knapp, Charles ABC metaphor,
Life in Light and Shade Gupta, Probir Free verse beauty, color, happiness, life, metaphor, rain,
The Voice Salehi, Pashang Masnavi imagination, journey, metaphor, symbolism,
Rain 2 Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, beauty, chocolate, dance, metaphor, rain,
Absurd Beauty Vigoren, Bo Lyric beauty, growing up, imagination, metaphor,
Lovechild's laughing seeing palm Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, love, metaphor, pain, sweet,
The Apple Tree - Sad Dizain Gupta, Probir Dizain allusion, depression, for her, metaphor, sad, sad love,
Premium Member Poem - Haiku X 84 - STRONG - Smile, Sunshine Haiku metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Madness Fell Kimathi, Teddy Narrative god, humanity, imagination, metaphor, mystery, spiritual,
Truly, Love Is To Be Treasured Faries, Marissa Quatrain metaphor, simile, spiritual, symbolism,
I'M A DOG NOW Arribas, John Rhyme allegory, allusion, emotions, home, metaphor, muse,
Premium Member Poem Winds of a Frozen Wasteland Bateman, Gary Couplet allegory, analogy, god, heaven, metaphor, passion, symbolism,
My Mind Is Slowly Wand'ring Far Away Abinante, Isaac Sonnet metaphor,
Morse Code Roffey, James Sonnet metaphor, sexy,
Premium Member Poem Binary Love Taner, A.O. Verse beautiful, cheer up, computer, metaphor, miss you, mystery,
Tides of time kiran, ravi Free verse metaphor, ocean, pain,
Belshazzar - The Doomsayer's Dirge Misra, Karam Free verse allegory, allusion, future, imagery, metaphor,
The Blue Ribbon Gupta, Probir Free verse beauty, blue, earth, freedom, metaphor, riddle, sympathy,
Life on Mars Gupta, Probir Free verse allusion, change, conflict, emotions, metaphor, sea,
Escape Gazbowski, Lenny Senryu metaphor, slavery,
Crucifix For One Gazbowski, Lenny Senryu metaphor, spiritual,
There Seems a Different Place Jennings, Bonnie Free verse metaphor,
A true mirror Mabaso, Laposche Free verse god, hope, inspiration, inspirational, metaphor, mirror,
The Quilt Button, Benjamin Lyric metaphor,
You don't hide but you're out of sight Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, heart, love, metaphor, smile, sun,
Lunar Life Button, Benjamin Lyric metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Poetic Encryption Like Ancient Egyptian Bateman, Gary Narrative allegory, analogy, emotions, imagination, metaphor, passion, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem A Kaleidoscope of Butterflies lawless, John Free verse metaphor, people,
Beyond Doors or Cursed Mac, Quincy Epic allegory, dream, epic, meaningful, metaphor, senses, wisdom,
LISTEN TO THE WARM Gupta, Probir Prose allusion, conflict, desire, i metaphor, romance,
Bloodbath in Parliment Phillips, Christine Prose Poetry metaphor, places, political, violence,
Premium Member Poem Dreamers Kimathi, Teddy Free verse dream, faith, future, hope, metaphor,
The Big Top groen, meru Dramatic monologue metaphor,
flimsy bright Foster, Gail Tanka age, clothes, fashion, metaphor, sorrow, time, woman,
evolution of the fish and how it grew legs and achieved financial stability de gaulle, lauren Free verse anxiety, dark, depression, fish, metaphor, recovery from, strength,
Garden de la luna, hija Free verse beautiful, encouraging, imagery, inspirational, metaphor, nature, people,