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Metaphor Poems | Poems About Metaphor

Metaphor Poems. Below are examples of poems about metaphor. This list of poetry about metaphor is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of metaphor poems or a list of metaphor poetry. These examples show 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 Metaphor

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

List of Metaphor Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Assailing Marine Fox, Kaelan Free verse metaphor, sea, storm, water,
Smaller Delisle, Armand Free verse fear, loneliness, loss, metaphor, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Ambivaliss ZiNk, Ir0nic Rhyme dream, emotions, happiness, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem MY FRIEND AQUATIC Ohlswager, Stanley Light Poetry metaphor, water,
Premium Member Poem Neatness Kimathi, Teddy Narrative identity, imagery, life, metaphor, nature, ocean, world,
today i have jumped another hurdle Mahri, Nur Abidah Free verse art, encouraging, endurance, heartbreak, metaphor, seasons, sick,
Premium Member Poem A REQUIEM FOR HANDS FREE AT LAST lowe, millard Prose Poetry america, analogy, bereavement, black metaphor, violence,
Premium Member Poem when she left lowe, millard Free verse analogy, change, environment, farewell, metaphor, nature, seasons,
Premium Member Poem water trumpet lowe, millard Free verse allegory, black african american, metaphor, nature, ocean, sunshine,
Premium Member Poem Back with Poetry Vengeance Mac, Quincy Epic allegory, meaningful, metaphor, poetry, wisdom, work,
Premium Member Poem Love like the stars Hamilton, John Free verse metaphor, stars,
The Night My Nightingale Flew Away Jones, Calalusiana Couplet change, creation, destiny, emotions, metaphor,
STEP CHILD Beck, Sidney Personification metaphor, sea,
Premium Member Poem A Written Suicide ZiNk, Ir0nic Prose Poetry metaphor, suicide,
Premium Member Poem The New Griots--Pouring Down Raining Words lowe, millard Prose Poetry allegory, analogy, black african metaphor, poets, simile,
They unnoticed live Zukic, Denis Free verse metaphor, mystery,
Autumn Haiku Gupta, Probir Haiku autumn, celebration, dance, emotions, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem It is known as round ZiNk, Ir0nic Tanka metaphor,
Wisdom under the Moon Crane, Marcus Haiku metaphor, mystery, philosophy, symbolism,
An Epic Tale Mark vs Haseena Frank, Mark Epic adventure, beautiful, education, metaphor, motivation, uplifting,
Premium Member Poem Ancient Beauty Janko, Betty Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Roots Holding On Janko, Betty Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Tanka III Kimathi, Teddy Tanka africa, god, imagery, life, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Our Lives in a Bus Kimathi, Teddy Narrative death, imagery, inspirational, life, metaphor, nature,
Caged creature Taylor, Adam Haiku absence, feelings, heart, heartbroken, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Because It Just Doesn't Matter lowe, millard Prose Poetry abuse, allegory, analogy, imagery, metaphor, simile, violence,
The Dam Hauser , Mike Rhyme metaphor,
Let Morning Come Gupta, Probir Verse metaphor, morning,
Premium Member Poem Falling leaves, beautiful demise Hamilton, John Rhyme autumn, beautiful, change, metaphor, seasons, tree,
Premium Member Poem The Wide Window Wanter, Sunlite Alliteration metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A Melting Pot Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, nature,
Flash DiMino, Joe Rhyme metaphor, nonsense, riddle, silly,
Lovely Bubbles Gupta, Probir Verse metaphor, moon, time, tree,
Premium Member Poem rain tease lowe, millard Free verse metaphor, rain, simile,
Almost Never Love, Amber Jade Acrostic metaphor, sometimes,
Anxiety is the color Pink Joel , Vien I do not know? metaphor,
Victim or Victor Gupta, Probir Sonnet beauty, conflict, how i metaphor, rainbow, rose,
angelic Stassi, Rick Free verse angel, god, heaven, jesus, metaphor,
Blue Struggle Gupta, Probir Verse allusion, art, beauty, blue, metaphor,
EVENING Beck, Sidney Imagism metaphor,
Premium Member Poem - The Demons Shrill Cry of Dread and Horror - Smile, Sunshine Narrative dark, dream, evil, fantasy, metaphor, symbolism,
Asphalt Pullen, Charles Free verse america, dark, history, introspection, metaphor, society, time,
Premium Member Poem The Old Dark House Bateman, Gary Narrative dark, dream, evil, fantasy, metaphor, symbolism,
Your Rays Lewis , Gail Quatern analogy, beautiful, beauty, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem September Song Smith, Charlie Haiku metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem When Rain Subsided Janko, Betty Triolet metaphor, rain,
Moonshine Love, Amber Jade ABC metaphor, moon, nature,
If I had harding, paul Free verse metaphor, perspective, words,
Window Schonfeld, Chaya H Lyric dark, deep, depression, loneliness, metaphor,
Limerick 1 Bhattacharya, Sarban Limerick metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Gems in the dirt Quigley, Elissa Dodoitsu adventure, environment, lonely, metaphor, sky, trust, uplifting,
Autumn put down me bed Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, autumn, dream, emotions, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Dinner Kimathi, Teddy Narrative dark, horror, imagery, life, metaphor, mystery,
Of All My New Intention Kinsley, Adam Rhyme depression, loneliness, metaphor, poetry, psychological, solitude,
Tug of War Gupta, Probir Verse metaphor, time,
Premium Member Poem THE VISIT lowe, millard Prose Poetry analogy, bereavement, black african metaphor,
Premium Member Poem reaching out lowe, millard Free verse allegory, analogy, hope, imagery, metaphor, simile,
Premium Member Poem raindrops and mud lowe, millard Free verse analogy, earth, imagery, love, metaphor, nature, rain,
Premium Member Poem Pushing Up Hope lowe, millard Prose Poetry black african american, encouraging, metaphor, visionary,
Premium Member Poem Prisoner In W'hole lowe, millard Prose Poetry analogy, black african american, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Just Moseying Along lowe, millard Alliteration allegory, analogy, black african metaphor, time,
Prodigal son Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, how metaphor, sun,
Alphabetical Freedom Gupta, Probir Rhyme bird, blue, flower, image, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Untitled Roberson, Alex Prose Poetry metaphor, ocean,
Unraveling, Alone Two Heartbeats Banks, Russell Free verse art, beautiful, lonely, longing, metaphor,
Fiend uptain, brandy Rhyme addiction, crazy, dark, gothic, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem As the Night Calls Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem All's Well That Ends Well Acquah, Vicki Prose metaphor,
Premium Member Poem My Shoe Collection vaso, arthur Free verse hilarious, imagination, irony, journey, metaphor, silly, sports,
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HARVEY WALL-BANGERS Larter, Elizabeth Acrostic metaphor,
Azalea of my Heart Hlabisa, Sizwe Personification beautiful, crush, flower, love, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem In Search of Peace Janko, Betty Rhyme metaphor, nature, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Man vs Planet Janko, Betty Rhyme metaphor, planet,
Premium Member Poem Peace Begins to Flow Janko, Betty Rhyme metaphor, nature,
New Song New Start Sojourner, Magneeta Ballad allusion, destiny, freedom, leaving, metaphor, strength, voice,
Premium Member Poem Deluge Kimathi, Teddy Narrative humanity, imagery, life, metaphor, philosophy, political, power,
Broken Madness of Mirrored Shards Souls, Anthony Prose emotions, imagery, imagination, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Houses Filled With Sand Janko, Betty Quatrain metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A Book of Pages Janko, Betty Blank verse metaphor,
As Autumn's Breeze Hlabisa, Sizwe Personification metaphor, seasons, winter, word
Premium Member Poem White Kimathi, Teddy Free verse metaphor, people, world,
It was by chance B., Nana Free verse cute love, destiny, humorous, metaphor, rain, romance,
Aging Soul Salehi, Pashang Rubaiyat metaphor, pain, wine,
Premium Member Poem The Sun Rises Janko, Betty Rondeau metaphor, spiritual,
God's Hidden Child Nichols, Herbert ABC absence, dad, god, gospel, metaphor, religious,
Premium Member Poem Old Man and a Tree Janko, Betty Blank verse metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Lighthouse Janko, Betty Free verse metaphor, prayer,
Premium Member Poem Waiting for the Sun Janko, Betty Triolet metaphor, peace,
Premium Member Poem Ah, Sweet Daisy lawless, John Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Cast Your Net Janko, Betty Free verse metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem When Our Day is Done Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor,
I like that you are ill, but not by me Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, metaphor, poetess, sorry, sympathy,
Premium Member Poem To Get To the Core, Just Peel Back the Onion Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, political,
Escape Cherub, Maria Blank verse abuse, grief, home, life, metaphor, mother, prison,
Crossroad de la luna, hija Verse faith, journey, life, light, metaphor, sunset, travel,
Premium Member Poem The Demon's Shrill Cry of Dread and Horror Bateman, Gary Narrative dark, dream, evil, fantasy, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Avoiding the Albatross Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, spoken word,
Premium Member Poem Bloom in the Winter Snow Janko, Betty Rondeau metaphor, nature, winter,
Premium Member Poem With Deep Roots Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, nature, tree,
The graphics of the branches look Chinese Thwaite, Katherine Sonnet metaphor, nature,