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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Premium Member Poem Only After We Rehearse ZiNk, Ir0nic Imagism metaphor, word play, words,
Premium Member Poem The Scenic Route ZiNk, Ir0nic Narrative beauty, daughter, feelings, imagery, metaphor,
Petals Of Regret: One Rawlings, Tyler Free verse beauty, break up, emotions, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem What Time is it Smith, Elizabeth Couplet analogy, humor, imagination, metaphor, time,
The Tree of Living Hinders, Tami Free verse metaphor, philosophy, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem HUFFING PAINT IN THE MINI-VAN ZiNk, Ir0nic Narrative metaphor,
ludicrous caligula Foster, Gail Tanka metaphor, political, power, satire,
Premium Member Poem I've got fingers on my boogers ZiNk, Ir0nic Light Poetry holiday, humorous, imagery, irony, metaphor,
Written In Beige Capitano, Phil Ekphrasis metaphor, tribute,
Premium Member Poem FINE WORDS just metaphor signals Strand, Brian Free verse metaphor,
THE APPLE OF MY EYE Poet, True Quatrain metaphor,
Elements repost Papyrus, Keith's Sonnet metaphor,
Premium Member Poem An Oak Ward, Julia Rhyme metaphor, tree, youth,
Premium Member Poem It's Getting Harder Williams, Marilyn Blank verse deep, fantasy, humorous, metaphor, muse, roses are
Premium Member Poem Sticks and Stones Barden, Greg Free verse metaphor, philosophy, words, writing,
Premium Member Poem The Stone Unturned Dietrich, Andrea Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Disjoined ZiNk, Ir0nic Lyric absence, blessing, courage, dream, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem THE VOICE OF TRUTH White, Darren ABC encouraging, inspirational, life, metaphor, travel, tree, voyage,
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Stirred Yogurt Faries, Marissa Quatrain analogy, feelings, how i metaphor, psychological,
He And I Faries, Marissa Crystalline metaphor, nature, relationship, romantic,
Premium Member Poem FOR THE NEW TORCH BEARERS lowe, millard Prose Poetry allegory, analogy, celebration, hope, metaphor,
Pull The Trigger Schrecengost, Damien I do not know? abuse, betrayal, change, earth, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A Lovely Little Daydream Haight, Sandra Sonnet metaphor, pollution, society, violence,
The Bird Jagdish, JP Narrative betrayal, break up, death, metaphor,
Metaphors Jacobs, Circe Verse destiny, identity, life, metaphor, name,
Love is in the Air Tonight Gupta, Probir Dodoitsu metaphor, poems, romance, surreal,
Premium Member Poem RED RIVER CREEK Rodrigues, Kim Free verse metaphor,
Common Ground Davey, Brian Couplet metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Imagination's Wealth Barden, Greg Haiku metaphor, ocean, sea,
Premium Member Poem Scarred Soul Robinson Jr., Freddie Free verse betrayal, heartbreak, love hurts, metaphor,
Secrets Baucum, Keith Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Butterflies Of Beauty Haight, Sandra Sonnet beautiful, butterfly, metaphor,
Where The Ships Go To Die Anomaly, An I do not know? metaphor, night, ocean, sea,
A New Word Hanson, John Free verse metaphor, words, writing,
Premium Member Poem Prospect's Pall Barden, Greg Haiku metaphor, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem Autumn Atonement - Continued Barden, Greg Free verse metaphor, october, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Autumn Atonement Barden, Greg Free verse metaphor, october, solitude, soulmate,
Premium Member Poem Monkey Bites Barden, Greg Free verse addiction, drug, irony, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem BUTTERFLIES OF BEAUTY Cooke , Chantelle Anne Free verse beauty, butterfly, insect, metaphor, moon, nature,
Premium Member Poem A Womb of Darkness - Collaboration with White Wolf White, Darren Free verse allegory, dark, imagery, light, metaphor, spiritual,
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Poet or Storyteller Farmer, Morgen Rhyme metaphor,
Monster Bird, The Night Light Poetry metaphor, mirror, poetry, power,
No Whiskey Lover Bird, The Night Light Poetry bird, goodbye, love, lust, metaphor, old, poetry,
Premium Member Poem DROWNING White, Darren Prose allusion, analogy, anxiety, depression, metaphor,
Twelve ABC beautiful qualities of a wife Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon ABC metaphor,
Burn The Stage Jay, Alessia Free verse metaphor, vanity,
Premium Member Poem Storm Pan, Jamie Imagism metaphor, natural disasters, school,
Premium Member Poem Life is Like a Tennis Racket Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Spaces Like Life Orban, Toni Free verse metaphor, time,
The Reach for the Hidden Blue Demetros , Madison Ode blue, boy, cute love, metaphor, ocean,
Rooting For 8 to 5 Bellmann, Jonathan Verse metaphor, time,
Premium Member Poem ROOTING FOR 8 TO 5 ZiNk, Ir0nic Verse metaphor,
The true arthor grant , James Free verse metaphor, motivation,
Outgrew the broken wings NUSKER, AFZAL Couplet encouraging, inspirational, metaphor,
Afraid of Lewis Jr, Robert ABC addiction, courage, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Fallen Flower Flame Cooke , Chantelle Anne Alliteration addiction, birth, books, metaphor, nature, recovery from,
Premium Member Poem Speed of Enlightenment Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse birth, culture, health, light, metaphor, power, science,
Premium Member Poem Duality Cooke , Chantelle Anne Monoku metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Enlightening Systems Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse blessing, humor, math, mentor, metaphor, religion, science,
Forever sailing McCall, Edward I do not know? metaphor,
Butterfly Effect Capitano, Phil Tanka metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Quis Sum Barden, Greg Free verse metaphor, philosophy, truth, universe,
Premium Member Poem Arachne Ohlswager, Stanley Light Poetry beautiful, hate, imagery, metaphor, myth, vanity,
Premium Member Poem Dreams Divine Bateman, Gary Canzone dream, faith, god, heaven, metaphor, symbolism,
Closed Blinds Buxton, CW Free verse inspiration, introspection, meaningful, metaphor, simile, success, uplifting,
Treat Alhemaidy, Abdullah Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem LET ME BE YOUR LIGHTHOUSE Polydoro, Claudia Free verse angst, depression, encouraging, endurance, metaphor, ocean, sea, storm,
The Ghost In Music Brave, Lyon Free verse death, friendship, god, halloween, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Morning Star Barden, Greg Rhyme beauty, fantasy, love, lust, metaphor, stars, universe,
Turbulance James, Just Sonnet metaphor,
House-maid Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem One Lonely Leaf Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem RUDDERLESS Rodrigues, Kim Free verse metaphor, pain,
Rain Your Love Upon Me Faries, Marissa Tanka metaphor, rain, religious, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Checkmate Robinson Jr., Freddie Alliteration allegory, allusion, life, metaphor, truth,
cosmic ironing Foster, Gail Free verse metaphor, psychological, sky, spiritual,
Silent street Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Seeing Voices ZiNk, Ir0nic Imagism confusion, deep, emotions, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Serpent Sway Robinson Jr., Freddie Dramatic Verse metaphor, spiritual, truth, wisdom,
The reminders Bathman, Man Lyric fantasy, imagery, love, metaphor, myth,
Premium Member Poem Why Inspire I ZiNk, Ir0nic Rhyme crazy, fruit, imagery, metaphor, mystery,
There's No Place Like Home groen, meru Dramatic monologue celebration, family, fear, friendship, metaphor, sea,
Premium Member Poem Serial Monogamy ZiNk, Ir0nic Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Cutting Words - Contest Example Thomas, FJ Concrete metaphor, slam, words,
ode to reality: 3,573 Payne, Davin Rhyme art, assonance, hyperbole, metaphor, word play,
Premium Member Poem We Are Who They Thought We Were ZiNk, Ir0nic Prose Poetry metaphor, word play,
Sadness Grows Vincent Marra, Tomas Free verse allusion, depression, flower, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem waiting at the gate of blind silence lowe, millard Free verse analogy, depression, emotions, loneliness, metaphor, true love,
Valley of the Forgotten Williams, Jason Free verse abuse, dark, imagery, memory, metaphor,
To live a day safely Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Imagism metaphor, power,
Jesus Has Already Born Again Muthuramalingam, Kasinathan Free verse destiny, introspection, metaphor, mystery, perspective, surreal,
The Alarming Voice of A Nameless Mystic Muthuramalingam, Kasinathan Free verse change, deep, inspiration, metaphor, mystery, surreal, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Because There Can Be No Christmas Without You lowe, millard Free verse analogy, christmas, happiness, imagery, metaphor,
Larks Fall Gupta, Probir Haiku corruption, environment, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem In A Winter's Silent Night lowe, millard Free verse metaphor, night, silence, weather,
WILLIE'S ATTIC niebrzydowski, bob ABC metaphor,
Premium Member Poem With Eyes Stayed On The Prize lowe, millard Prose Poetry africa, allegory, analogy, black metaphor, race,
Premium Member Poem The Son Is Love--We Are His Moons lowe, millard Prose Poetry allegory, analogy, christian, hyperbole, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Bells that don't ring, throw down the pail Turner, Daniel Sonnet metaphor, poetry,
Premium Member Poem The Fullness of My Night lawless, John Personification metaphor, moon,