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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 Metaphor

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

List of Metaphor Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Life Mistake Were Many In Silence Wrung Roper, Eve Monorhyme metaphor, son,
Premium Member Poem Love's Alchemy is Eternal Bateman, Gary Sonnet dream, emotions, god, heaven, metaphor, symbolism,
Devils deceit Pattinson , Aaron Free verse metaphor, people,
Premium Member Poem -I'm cold, I'm wet, I'm tired, I'm scared- ZiNk, Ir0nic Blank verse anxiety, character, conflict, courage, metaphor, pain,
Drunk in a Snow Globe Script, Post Free verse drink, heartbreak, lost love, metaphor, psychological, winter,
nine eleven on wisdoms pager Payne, Davin Rhyme change, culture, humor, irony, metaphor, symbolism, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Sinkholes - prophetic W., AnnaLinda Free verse metaphor, world,
Porcelain Doll Tyler, Brittney Free verse depression, lonely, longing, metaphor, sad, suicide,
Minced Words Gupta, Probir Free verse beauty, flower, humor, image, metaphor,
The Rolling People von Buchholz, Garth Free verse metaphor, philosophy, planet, spoken
Where is Louise von Buchholz, Garth Rhyme bird, child, childhood, children, metaphor, tree,
I AM Alefeng, Ookeditse Free verse metaphor,
Prickly Pear Wadkins Patterson, Melissa Free verse how i feel, love, metaphor, nature, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Cynosure Kimathi, Teddy Free verse metaphor, moon, nature, night,
The Riddle's Metaphors Duvall, John Rhyme adventure, allusion, analogy, confusion, metaphor, voyage,
Premium Member Poem Hurt Kimathi, Teddy Free verse deep, imagery, life, love, metaphor, relationship,
Ambrosia Krieske, Anna Couplet metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Black stallion Hamilton, John Verse beautiful, friendship, imagination, metaphor, riddle, solitude,
The Power Of Love Faries, Marissa Quatrain metaphor, romantic, spiritual, true
We were Skalds Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, epic, feelings, metaphor, poetry, poets,
Premium Member Poem Minced Words Eldridge, Jack Rhyme metaphor,
Rusted Gupta, Probir Acrostic metaphor, nature, psychological, sad,
Into The Unknown Faries, Marissa Quatrain deep, mental illness, metaphor, mystery, psychological,
Slipping away,,, Haikutwinkle, Angeline Free verse metaphor,
SHATTERING and CRASHING Duvall, John Rhyme emotions, humanity, inspiration, metaphor, power, strength, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Silent Majority ZiNk, Ir0nic Prose Poetry metaphor, power, silence, society,
Darling, You're A Delicacy Faries, Marissa Quatrain metaphor, passion, sensual, sexy,
Pearls Of Wisdom Faries, Marissa Crystalline beautiful, beauty, fairy, fantasy, metaphor, simile,
Premium Member Poem Mombasa Kimathi, Teddy Narrative beautiful, humanity, imagery, inspirational, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Falling in Love Kimathi, Teddy Free verse imagery, life, love, love metaphor, nature, relationship,
The Foolish Flower An, Nicola Free verse metaphor, sun,
Premium Member Poem Rise above it One, Silent Free verse analogy, inspiration, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Interpretation Kimathi, Teddy Narrative heart, imagery, language, life, metaphor, relationship,
Anchors Vigoren, Bo Lyric metaphor, ocean, philosophy, success,
Night Silence Gupta, Probir Free verse bird, blue, color, dark, metaphor, night,
EYE WITNESS Baniti, Nailah Free verse betrayal, body, death, metaphor, poetry, self, spiritual,
Rise Above It Gupta, Probir Free verse blue, color, dance, dream, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The End Bateman, Gary Lyric change, death, god, heaven, metaphor, symbolism,
To My Sister von Buchholz, Garth Free verse appreciation, imagery, imagination, metaphor, sister, tribute,
We're Such Like Our Songs Vigoren, Bo Lyric beauty, humanity, life, metaphor, music, philosophy, song,
Man Made Lightning Pratt, Mia A.S. Free verse metaphor,
Soul Searching ahmad, ijaz Haiku metaphor, tree,
What it means to Teach PART TWO Mac, Quincy Free verse blessing, meaningful, mentor, metaphor, teacher, wisdom, writing,
A few feet away Green, Maryann Free verse absence, angst, heartbreak, love metaphor, sorrow,
Vulgar Sin Love, Jamesa Elegy metaphor, sin,
The Grey Girl on the Sidewalk Cooksey, Shae Triolet metaphor, nature, self, sun,
False Illusion Delikanaki, Zizel I do not know? conflict, corruption, courage, hero, metaphor, pain, society,
Premium Member Poem Nightingale Insomnia lowe, millard Prose Poetry analogy, good morning, imagery, metaphor, night, sleep, wind,
Premium Member Poem Your Satin Silk Touch Bateman, Gary Couplet beauty, dream, emotions, heaven, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Why is this ZiNk, Ir0nic Free verse metaphor, sleep, time,
Expatriation In The Greatest Nation Carter, Brandon Free verse absence, angst, emotions, life, metaphor, usa,
The tanker's Final Journey Whelan, Rose Acrostic beach, boat, environment, metaphor, ocean, sea, youth,
Premium Member Poem Rain ZiNk, Ir0nic Free verse allusion, deep, memory, metaphor, rain,
Premium Member Poem Distant Things Kimathi, Teddy Free verse dream, imagery, imagination, life, metaphor, success,
Online Dating Tan, Vidal Free verse hope, loneliness, lonely, longing, metaphor, solitude,
Laughing While Grinding Axes Duvall, John Rhyme betrayal, emotions, goodbye, leaving, metaphor, moving on, slam,
Rain Duvall, John Free verse allusion, deep, desire, metaphor, nature, rain, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Waning of Tides of Love lowe, millard Free verse analogy, grief, imagery, love, metaphor, sea, simile,
ECSTASY Baniti, Nailah Free verse analogy, body, health, metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Awake Kimathi, Teddy Free verse humanity, imagery, life, metaphor, spiritual, world,
Premium Member Poem The Colors of True Love Kimathi, Teddy Free verse beautiful, imagery, life, love, metaphor, relationship,
Phoenix Rose, for Lisa Lewis Foster, Gail Rhyme metaphor, power, tribute, woman,
Premium Member Poem White wolf, I bleed for you mcdaid, liam Quatrain metaphor, mystery,
Premium Member Poem A Temporary Moment ZiNk, Ir0nic Prose Poetry allusion, character, conflict, fear, metaphor,
Helga's wrists are out of caress Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, love hurts, metaphor, romantic, sad love,
Bubble Burst Misra, Karam Free verse metaphor, philosophy,
ADMIRATION Baniti, Nailah Free verse metaphor, poetry,
One of a kind Harvey, Aa Bio dark, freedom, future, light, metaphor, silence, time,
Premium Member Poem REFRAIN ON THE 6th Kimathi, Teddy Free verse humanity, imagery, imagination, metaphor, mystery, society,
Island of Fantasy Gupta, Probir Rhyme color, desire, imagery, metaphor, ocean, passion,
Premium Member Poem Noire Alley Kimathi, Teddy Free verse dark, identity, imagery, metaphor, mystery,
CREATION Sutar, Neelamani Free verse beauty, life, lonely, love, metaphor,
future before present Payne, Davin Free verse anxiety, childhood, introspection, loneliness, metaphor, symbolism,
Cloud 5 Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, earth, emotions, metaphor, rain,
Cloud 4 Gupta, Probir Haiku metaphor, rain,
Premium Member Poem Fireworks Kimathi, Teddy Free verse firework, identity, imagery, life, metaphor,
FACING FACETS Papyri, Vegter Free verse metaphor,
The Writer Farley IV, Patrick Rhyme art, dark, deep, emo, metaphor, poems,
What I Think About Creativity isaacs, gabriela I do not know? metaphor,
Aligned in Faulted Hands Jaffee, Julia Free verse art, beauty, conflict, creation, metaphor,
The Initiated Brake, Mel Free verse allegory, dark, fantasy, heaven, metaphor, spiritual,
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 Free verse metaphor, muse, society,
Island of Fantasy Cooke , Chantelle Anne Prose 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, surreal,
DEMONCRATS Baniti, Nailah 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 Baniti, Nailah Free verse africa, analogy, hurt, love, metaphor, poetry, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Very Essense of Your Name Day, Jesse Personification analogy, devotion, epic, imagery, metaphor, passion,
Toggled Blindness Tyler, Phil Terza Rima metaphor,
Mayflies Misra, Karam Haiku metaphor,