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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
So kind so beautiful and mute Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, beautiful, dream, emotions, metaphor, world,
My images Estevez, Cmack I do not know? metaphor, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Unquotable quotes - V Wignesan, T Epigram art, giggle, humor, humorous, metaphor, riddle, word play,
Premium Member Poem Lost - Emotional Maze Pinet, Emile Villanelle depression, emotions, feelings, hurt, metaphor,
BIRDS AT THE WINDOW Gupta, Probir Haiku allusion, bird, blue, emotions, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Season of the Virus Davey, Brian Rhyme change, conflict, dark, life, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Sunweed Davey, Brian Alliteration metaphor, nature,
I Am One, I Am None Carter, Brandon Rhyme adventure, beautiful, computer, how metaphor, symbolism, technology,
The Sleepwalkers carber, len Free verse allusion, introspection, metaphor, riddle, visionary,
Premium Member Poem After Hours For Emily Dickinson M.e., Poet Elegy angst, depression, house, introspection, metaphor, poetess,
Spiritual Space Cooke , Chantelle Anne Free verse metaphor, moon, nature,
Premium Member Poem Wasted words of poetical incorrectness Hamilton, John Free verse anti bullying, encouraging, meaningful, metaphor, poetry, poets, words,
Premium Member Poem Oceans of Life Orban, Toni Free verse metaphor,
Death Hanging Onto the End of Life's Rope Ben, Su Free verse metaphor, today,
The First of December Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, december, emotions, feelings, metaphor, winter,
Love Hate Game Yahudah, Elisheba Lyric deep, freedom, growing up, metaphor, relationship,
The Miser Turner, Daniel Rhyme metaphor,
Drowning in Jezebel's Absinthian Beauty Nguyen, Ngoc Sonnet metaphor, woman,
Premium Member Poem Poker Gentry, Susan Senryu metaphor,
Wildfire Faries, Marissa Quatrain lost love, love, love metaphor, moving on, romance,
Premium Member Poem Tree of Life Marcum Wong, Connie Couplet family, humanity, life, metaphor,
I'm Maple Grey Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, how metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Love is not black or white One, Silent Free verse analogy, lost love, love, metaphor,
On receiving contact on a dating website Clapham, Edward Rhyme metaphor, music,
Premium Member Poem For those who go by his tentmaker's rope Wignesan, T Dramatic monologue dedication, inspirational, memory, metaphor, muse, tribute,
Barking up the wrong tree Yuhas, Pete Rhyme animal, dog, howl, irony, metaphor, political,
4C BEAUTY Baniti, Nailah Free verse abuse, beauty, black african metaphor, self, spiritual,
GOODBYE LOVER Baniti, Nailah Free verse analogy, change, heart, love, metaphor, spiritual,
BLACK HOLE Baniti, Nailah Free verse analogy, creation, magic, metaphor, nature, sensual, spiritual,
LEAVING THE NEST Baniti, Nailah Free verse analogy, courage, fear, freedom, metaphor, spiritual,
GREEN LIGHT Baniti, Nailah Free verse allegory, analogy, green, heart, metaphor, poems, spiritual,
BIPOLAR Baniti, Nailah Free verse allusion, analogy, art, crazy, metaphor, poems, spiritual,
MUSE Baniti, Nailah Free verse analogy, happiness, happy, inspiration, metaphor, muse, poems, poetess,
LOVE DOCTOR Baniti, Nailah Free verse allegory, analogy, bible, blessing, metaphor, philosophy, poems, poetess,
I go out alone on road I'm stranger Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, lyric, metaphor, poets,
Premium Member Poem Lethargy Mo, Marugu Monoku metaphor,
if life were a dream griffin, bruce Rhyme metaphor,
Ghost of the Winter Morn Roske, Ann Cinquain metaphor, morning, nature,
Premium Member Poem It's Just Time Williams, Marilyn Free verse blue, destiny, growth, metaphor, visionary, work, world,
SEX GAME Baniti, Nailah Free verse allegory, analogy, body, celebration, metaphor, nature, people, poems,
In Lieu Of Suspicion Faries, Marissa Crystalline metaphor,
In Your Favor Faries, Marissa Crystalline inspirational, meaningful, metaphor, philosophy,
a BANTU couplet Strand, Brian Couplet metaphor,
BANG BANG Baniti, Nailah Free verse allegory, analogy, black african metaphor, philosophy, poems, poetess,
Facing My Demons Part 3 Love, Jamesa Epic metaphor,
Facing My Demons Part 2 Love, Jamesa Epic metaphor,
Facing My Demons Part 1 Love, Jamesa Epic metaphor,
MOON FLOWER Baniti, Nailah Free verse africa, allegory, analogy, flower, metaphor, moon, mystery, myth,
Sing, guitar, howl to me, violin Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, dream, emotions, feelings, metaphor,
Nyctophilia Love, Jamesa Epic deep, depression, feelings, i metaphor,
Darkness has Beauty Love, Jamesa Free verse betrayal, deep, depression, emotions, metaphor,
Unbreakable Wolf Soul Awakened Love, Jamesa Elegy metaphor, pain, strength,
Premium Member Poem Love On Credit Diaz, Tiffany Free verse metaphor, poetry,
What am I Kimathi, Teddy Free verse beauty, identity, imagery, imagination, metaphor, nature,
Ripple Effects Showalter Swift, Ingrid Monoku metaphor, peace,
Human Autopilot Quense, Hannah Free verse metaphor, repetition,
I see the Night has come not yet Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, dream, emotions, feelings, metaphor, night,
Premium Member Poem Life's Buses Never Run on Time lawless, John Free verse metaphor, time,
Premium Member Poem TUNED EBONY SHADES OF ECSTASY lowe, millard Prose Poetry analogy, black african american, metaphor, romantic, simile,
ISIS Baniti, Nailah Free verse africa, allegory, analogy, beauty, metaphor, mother, nature, people,
BLACK IN FEBRUARY Baniti, Nailah Free verse america, black african american, metaphor, mystery, people, philosophy,
Math McLeod, Trevor Quatrain creation, dedication, environment, introspection, metaphor, places, psychological,
Catch Me Jameson, Sam Free verse angst, emotions, imagery, metaphor, psychological, self, truth,
Premium Member Poem Beyond Haight, Sandra Verse metaphor,
Sweet Oleander Van Den Berg, Lezel Free verse metaphor, psychological, relationship,
Still Shining Beam, John Free verse courage, heart, insect, light, metaphor, stars,
if griffin, bruce Rhyme i love you, meaningful, metaphor,
Quite Thunder of the Heart Love, Jamesa Elegy metaphor,
I wish I knew Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, angel, emotions, feelings, metaphor, paradise,
How I love to be Whateley, Carrissa Free verse courage, desire, destiny, divorce, metaphor, strength,
The ivy and laurel Lyrewing, Serge Lyric metaphor, poetry,
SPECTACULAR Taylor, Nick Acrostic adventure, day, desire, humanity, metaphor, relationship, sensual,
Center Fuse in Creativity Upham, Terrance Enclosed Rhyme imagination, inspirational, life, metaphor, poets, wisdom, word
The path I take Lyon, Joey Free verse metaphor, poems, song,
Premium Member Poem Response To Potpourri Haight, Sandra Verse metaphor,
Whatever Next Magnet, Reggae Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Discover the Gold Rose, Brenda Rhyme age, appreciation, beauty, flower, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Chasing Shadows Pinet, Emile Quatrain fantasy, feelings, imagery, imagination, metaphor, time,
My Notebook Jun, James Rhyme metaphor, school, writing,
The Dog, The Bear, And The Maggot Zavaletta, Michael Haiku metaphor, society,
Come down Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, evil, feelings, metaphor, miss you,
Premium Member Poem Your loveliness Hamilton, John Acrostic feelings, happiness, imagery, metaphor, relationship, romantic, true
Silence Christian, Katie Acrostic metaphor, silence,
Sailing Home Khurana, Jasmine Free verse metaphor, sea, storm, voyage,
The Bogeyman Bickerstaffe, Keith Verse metaphor,
ON THE BEACH Gupta, Probir Lyric beach, beauty, emotions, life, metaphor, ocean, sea,
Pink dreams and sympathy in glass Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, dream, drink, emotions, metaphor,
Love Seen with Blinded Eyes Green, Maryann Free verse beauty, blessing, devotion, emotions, metaphor, night, rain, uplifting,
Premium Member Poem MUDDYFINGERS lawless, John Verse metaphor, writing,
The Depression Portraits: Portrait 2 Glover, Joy Narrative analogy, depression, image, imagery, metaphor, psychological,
The Rat Race Turner, Daniel Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The Shrines We Are Orban, Toni Sonnet metaphor,
running water brown, mark I do not know? metaphor, nature, river, wisdom,
Make the portrait of mine Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, emotions, feelings, imagination, metaphor, romantic,
FRIENDS ARE LIKE TREES Simpson, Carlene Free verse analogy, friendship, inspiration, metaphor, nature, wisdom,
Four Elements Love, Jamesa Elegy metaphor,
Shadow Self Love, Jamesa Free verse metaphor,
SELFIES Gupta, Probir Lyric celebration, imagery, life, love, metaphor, river, rose,
Birches grew their precious gold Lyrewing, Serge Lyric autumn, dream, emotions, feelings, metaphor, september, yellow,
Monday Hoover, Darrell Free verse metaphor, winter,