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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
Where Pomegranates Grow Grahamburglar, The Lyric confidence, courage, creation, destiny, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Turbidity Bateman, Gary Free verse allegory, analogy, emotions, imagination, metaphor, passion, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem If Envy was a King Kimathi, Teddy Free verse humanity, identity, imagery, imagination, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem POETRY TEARS ALLISON, JAN Free verse metaphor, poetry,
The Lamb that can Roar Demetros, Madison Ode anti bullying, confidence, courage, metaphor, pain, spoken word,
Premium Member Poem Why Do You Look For Love Williams, Marilyn Blank verse adventure, feelings, friendship, heart, metaphor, pride,
You can flow as juice of passion Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, heart, jealousy, metaphor, passion,
Yo Parents So Strict Lee, Anna Free verse metaphor, mom, satire, teenage,
An Antiseptic Cover Girl Banks, Russell Free verse metaphor,
Will let myself disturb your thoughts Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, love, metaphor, romantic, spring, sweet,
Hieroglyphs To Holograms Woods, Mark Rhyme art, child, growing up, metaphor,
METAPHYSICAL MARVELS a couplet aloud Strand, Brian Couplet metaphor, poetry,
The Bird Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Faded Lamoureux, Richard Free verse cool, emotions, feelings, metaphor,
Anima the embellisher Gupta, Probir Free verse allusion, art, beauty, creation, metaphor,
Our candle Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, heart, love, metaphor, name, romantic,
Premium Member Poem Rain Marcum Wong, Connie Rhyme metaphor, rain, spring,
Tick Tock to What Gazbowski, Lenny Free verse metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Whirlpool Kimathi, Teddy Free verse metaphor, nature, river,
Premium Member Poem Time Kimathi, Teddy Free verse metaphor, mystery, philosophy, time,
The Bridges that are Life Hlabisa, Sizwe Classicism metaphor,
Premium Member Poem In Bed Wignesan, T Free verse baby, birth, fear, hate, metaphor, mother, scary,
Freeway Taner, A.O. Free verse absence, adventure, beautiful, car, metaphor, passion, remember, scary,
Premium Member Poem Souls on fire Hamilton, John Dramatic Verse fire, imagery, meaningful, metaphor, symbolism, truth,
Eternal Bend Part 1 Gazbowski, Lenny Free verse metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem A Love So True Bateman, Gary Terza Rima allegory, god, imagery, life, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem As Liquid Fire Melts Bateman, Gary Couplet allegory, god, imagery, life, metaphor, symbolism,
TIGER IN THE RAIN Morada, Meadow Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Humans and Time Kimathi, Teddy Free verse metaphor, mystery, philosophy, time,
My Meteor Davies, Daniel Lyric analogy, imagery, inspirational, metaphor, music, stars, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem - For A Reason - Smile, Sunshine Free verse metaphor, motivation,
What We Seek Robinson, Sara Free verse art, beauty, bird, imagery, metaphor, nature, red,
A castle on a hill S , Kit Etheree metaphor, nature,
The Big Race Klein, Travis Blank verse character, dedication, future, growth, metaphor, pride, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Beauty and Diviersity Teas, Christy Verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem When Demons Awake Warrior, Winged Rhyme angst, dark, deep, imagery, metaphor,
Pick me now Lyrewing, Serge Lyric dream, emotions, feelings, flower, metaphor, power,
Emergency Taner, A.O. I do not know? child, culture, fear, flying, metaphor, places, sorry, suicide,
No casual strangers allowed martin, paul Epic metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Castle on a Hill Kimathi, Teddy Free verse change, imagery, life, metaphor, world,
Shadow People Jennings, Bonnie Dramatic Verse anger, betrayal, conflict, metaphor, mystery, poetry, power,
Pikachu Miljkovic, Davor Tanka appreciation, cute love, desire, metaphor, romantic,
Politics Flaherty, Christopher Free verse metaphor, political,
We can make a difference Teitelbaum, Ian Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A Storm is Brewing Marcum Wong, Connie Free verse metaphor, storm,
Karma's knitted knots Nazeer, Asghar Couplet creation, deep, emotions, imagery, metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Our Human Nature Bateman, Gary Couplet allusion, god, imagery, life, metaphor, philosophy, symbolism,
Pause Macko, Nathan Rhyme inspiration, inspirational, lost, metaphor,
Nature Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, beauty, flower, green, metaphor, red,
The Window Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor,
Jasmine Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, beauty, cool, joy, metaphor, silence,
Dawn Gupta, Probir Senryu allusion, beauty, day, life, metaphor,
To us Taner, A.O. Verse beautiful, blessing, cheer up, metaphor, new york, sensual,
The Cucumber Leaves Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, summer,
I really should'a read the fine print Gupta, Probir Rhyme metaphor, psychological,
Fountain Gupta, Probir Senryu bird, cool, how i metaphor,
If I Cut the Rope Banks, Russell Free verse metaphor, sad,
Premium Member Poem The Unknown Bateman, Gary Lyric death, evil, god, heaven, metaphor, symbolism,
Black and White An, Nicola Rhyme metaphor, pain, poetess, poetry,
I am motley with rain I am spreading on puddles Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, metaphor, rain, spring, sweet,
Stone Mother Bird, II Ben, Su Prose Poetry metaphor,
Stone Mother Bird, I Ben, Su Prose Poetry metaphor,
The Catch and The Tremble Banks, Russell Narrative beautiful, imagery, love, metaphor, teenage,
7 Days Banks, Russell Free verse metaphor,
You are a Survivor Legister, Gerry Sonnet destiny, identity, love hurts, metaphor,
The World Above An, Nicola Prose Poetry metaphor, poetess, poetry,
The Rain Langford, Eton Rhyme metaphor, nature, ocean, rain,
Lenny Gazbowski Gazbowski, Lenny Acrostic metaphor, words,
In The Space of the Untouched Gazbowski, Lenny Free verse metaphor,
Supreme Substance An, Nicola Rhyme earth, fire, heart, love, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Prizes for Ultimate Sacrifices - Part Two Wignesan, T Dramatic monologue metaphor, satire, spoken word,
Premium Member Poem Prizes for Ultimate Sacrifices - Part One Wignesan, T Dramatic monologue metaphor, passion, satire, spoken
Moods Rao, Laxman Sonnet metaphor, myth, passion, philosophy,
To be with thou poesy Rao, Laxman Sonnet metaphor, motivation, passion, philosophy,
Changing The World Gupta, Probir Free verse change, conflict, discrimination, green, metaphor, yellow,
Tree Taner, A.O. Verse april, best friend, confusion, metaphor, nature, parody, satire,
RED Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, red, summer, vacation,
The Drawbacks Of Being A Wallflower Lowe, Michael Quatern anxiety, appreciation, bullying, encouraging, metaphor, success,
Love of the poet Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, flying, love, metaphor, mirror, write,
Your Paradise Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, love, metaphor, paradise, passion,
The Lovely Lemon Water Gupta, Probir Free verse allusion, conflict, emotions, life, metaphor,
Haughty Hankerings - The Hubris and Hollowness of Hieroglyphs and Holograms Misra, Karam Verse fantasy, fun, humanity, metaphor, pride, satire, vanity,
Premium Member Poem Which Zoo Ward, Julia Verse metaphor,
Internal Auditing Gazbowski, Lenny Free verse allegory, computer, corruption, metaphor,
Nocturne Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, color, emotions, metaphor, poets, symbolism,
Melting Thoughts The literature lover, Sneha RV Iambic Pentameter metaphor, snow,
ISLAND CHAKRABARTY, RAJAT KANTI Prose Poetry metaphor,
Letting Go-Three Form Style Haikutwinkle, Angeline Verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The Overlord of Overcome Breidenthal, Laura Free verse anti bullying, change, growth, metaphor, war,
MY LIFE, MY GAME Morada, Meadow Rhyme metaphor, sports,
METAMORPHOSIS Morada, Meadow Pantoum metaphor,
Bring your tear in the desert of mine Lyrewing, Serge Lyric cry, emotions, feelings, hope, metaphor, sad,
For my desiring flame of chest Lyrewing, Serge Lyric age, allegory, emotions, feelings, metaphor, pain,
Mixed Tapes of Our Mistakes Pratt, Mia A.S. Free verse conflict, depression, metaphor, religious, sin, spiritual,
Seasons Gupta, Probir Free verse beach, beauty, dance, death, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Doubt is the Vestibule Ward, Julia Free verse metaphor, wisdom,
My Velvet Glove Gazbowski, Lenny Free verse adventure, appreciation, metaphor, spiritual,
Welcome Back Ana Kae, Kre8tive Rhyme angst, anxiety, betrayal, conflict, metaphor,
STONE Baniti, Nailah Free verse how i feel, i metaphor, poems, poetry, spiritual,
AMOR Baniti, Nailah Free verse analogy, body, health, love, metaphor, spiritual, trust,