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  
MASKS Polydoro, Claudia Free verse metaphor,
The riddle of ages Zhao, Amy Free verse evil, fear, loss, meaningful, metaphor, old,
Premium Member Poem Toxic State - contest example Thomas, FJ Free verse metaphor, muse, passion, poetry,
Go Figure Beam, John Free verse allusion, beauty, inspiration, meaningful, metaphor, simile, word play,
Scared by my Own Shadow Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Sonnet metaphor, political, power,
He's Looking For You Merritt, Roy Lyric metaphor, religious,
Because Education Is Important Kundu, Tamal Prose Poetry family, humorous, life, metaphor, money, surreal, symbolism,
The Wishing Well Taliare, Vella Free verse addiction, dark, desire, emotions, metaphor, poetry, solitude,
Dressed fools nnoli, richard Epic africa, change, community, education, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Cold Heart Kimathi, Teddy Narrative fear, imagery, life, lost metaphor, mystery, relationship,
THE WATER WASHING X2, Boo Free verse body, boyfriend, hair, i metaphor,
The rat in the room nnoli, richard Epic africa, for him, hope, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Rise High Rumbling Bricks W., AnnaLinda Free verse metaphor,
Survival of the Fittest Versus Mutual Aid Crisis, Dialectic Free verse metaphor, philosophy, political, riddle,
Life, in a Lifeboat Scott, Giles Prose Poetry metaphor, philosophy,
River Life Hamner, Trey Verse beautiful, deep, giving, imagery, metaphor, river, simple,
Perhaps Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, how i metaphor, sorrow,
Bush-fire in the Savannah Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Sonnet allegory, analogy, destiny, heartbroken, metaphor,
Tears of a Woman Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Narrative analogy, character, humanity, lyric, metaphor, relationship, woman,
Mary Jane Faries, Marissa Tanka metaphor, nonsense, psychological,
Sinking Ruffolo, Nick Rhyme angst, love, meaningful, metaphor, sensual,
Phaesporia Andrew, Stuart Free verse angel, deep, fantasy, friendship, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Twilight - Repost lawless, John Free verse metaphor, symbolism,
All horses run Spahillari, Dino Free verse metaphor,
When the trumpet blows Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Free verse allegory, allusion, humanity, hurt, metaphor, murder,
Night is always a Brief Curtain Vincent Marra, Tomas I do not know? metaphor, night, symbolism,
Fool's Gold Milliner, Sarita Rhyme change, environment, feelings, hurt, metaphor, sad love,
Poem 2 Vincent Marra, Tomas I do not know? betrayal, heartbreak, longing, metaphor,
Killing Moon Vincent Marra, Tomas Free verse metaphor, moon, night,
Political Activist Borgo, Louis Dramatic Verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem IS HE HAPPY RINALDI, RUDOLPH Blank verse confusion, feelings, happiness, identity, metaphor, morning,
Premium Member Poem Badger and the Muffin Kimathi, Teddy Couplet animal, fantasy, funny, humor, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem LION OR MOUSE White, Darren Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Senryu 11-20-2016 lawless, John Senryu metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A Metaphor Of The Intellectual Mind Parise, Rick Verse metaphor, truth,
Chrysanthemum Rochdi, Bouille Free verse dark, flower, how i metaphor, nature, solitude,
Life's too short Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Couplet allusion, analogy, imagery, leadership, metaphor, political, power,
Nuclear attack Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Romanticism analogy, emotions, funny love, metaphor, romance,
Stranger Delikanaki, Zizel I do not know? allusion, conflict, destiny, freedom, metaphor, power, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem The Fault Line Kimathi, Teddy Narrative conflict, heartbreak, imagery, life, metaphor, relationship,
As She Told Me About Her Flute Gupta, Probir Free verse metaphor, sad,
Premium Member Poem Onion Kimathi, Teddy Free verse break up, emotions, imagery, metaphor, rap, relationship,
Commonsensical Nonsense P , Paloma Burlesque allegory, conflict, humorous, hyperbole, metaphor, nonsense,
Into Flames Faries, Marissa Quatrain angst, fire, heartbreak, heartbroken, metaphor, sad,
Bury me in Green Bown, Emily Ballad metaphor, ocean, pollution, repetition,
Strings of Melodies Andersen, James Free verse metaphor,
Message Not Recieved Bown, Emily Shape adventure, blue, color, depression, metaphor, youth,
Hungover Ego P , Paloma Burlesque allegory, conflict, drink, fire, metaphor, psychological,
Premium Member Poem Le gommier de la Municipalite - Translation of Oodgeroo Noonuccal's Municipal Gum by T Wignesan Wignesan, T Free verse color, courage, discrimination, grief, metaphor,
THE MAGIC OF SUNSET X2, Boo Quatrain first love, hurt, i metaphor,
Rose-Shaped Watermelons Faries, Marissa Tanka beautiful, fantasy, fruit, imagery, metaphor, nature, rose,
Premium Member Poem Frozen in time-2 Hamilton, John Rhyme break up, emotions, heartbreak, metaphor, seasons,
burlesquing a bohemian scaramouche P , Paloma Burlesque allegory, confusion, crazy, hyperbole, metaphor, muse, parody,
Leigh Jackson, H M Rhyme metaphor,
The Fighting man- rewrite Ekpa, Theophilus Rhyme metaphor, war,
The tree of memories Peers, Chris Free verse america, analogy, imagery, lonely, metaphor, symbolism, tree,
Premium Member Poem Living with Blessings of Your Making Janko, Betty I do not know? metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Haiku 11-14-2016 lawless, John Haiku metaphor,
Premium Member Poem I Wish I Could Be A Bat Wanter, Sunlite Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A River's Flow Dietrich, Andrea Free verse metaphor,
Balance Kundu, Tamal Crystalline metaphor, philosophy,
Evening is cold evening is starry Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, autumn, emotions, feelings, metaphor, november,
Naked Damania, Mrunali Narrative metaphor, nature, passion, rain,
The Mask Aldana, Jacob Rhyme depression, happiness, loneliness, lost, metaphor, sad,
Premium Member Poem A Teachers Path Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, tribute,
Premium Member Poem Trump Kimathi, Teddy Free verse america, history, humor, imagery, metaphor, political, world,
Premium Member Poem Naked Kimathi, Teddy Narrative humanity, imagery, life, metaphor, satire, society, truth,
If Aldana, Jacob Rhyme best friend, friendship, girl, metaphor,
Spirit In Fall '' Couplet '' Shepherd, Lonely Couplet metaphor, solitude,
Co-Dependent Love Jackson, Patrice Trice Free verse addiction, conflict, confusion, corruption, metaphor,
Wherefrom Enlightenment Dwells P , Paloma Light Poetry analogy, child, flower, inspiration, metaphor, ocean, sun,
Fluttered Reminisces P , Paloma Free verse metaphor, poetry, remember,
Premium Member Poem PRACTICED PASSION Kimathi, Teddy Narrative art, beauty, identity, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Kindness Kimathi, Teddy Free verse conflict, deep, happiness, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Food Bourne Illness ZiNk, Ir0nic Free verse analogy, confusion, fear, imagery, metaphor, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Hang Man ZiNk, Ir0nic Prose Poetry adventure, analogy, conflict, imagery, metaphor, truth,
Premium Member Poem Rusted Gate Vaulve ZiNk, Ir0nic Monoku analogy, cool, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Rusted Gate Kimathi, Teddy Monoku destiny, freedom, imagery, imagination, metaphor, nature,
Coyote Heart Capitano, Phil Haiku metaphor,
Fame Capitano, Phil Tanka metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Back and Forth Kimathi, Teddy Monoku metaphor, nature, peace, time,
Can't Help It Reinhardt, Joy Rhyme adventure, crush, innocence, longing, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The Waterfall Makes a Rainbow Janko, Betty Sonnet metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem The Stalker Named Genius ZiNk, Ir0nic Prose Poetry adventure, analogy, creation, imagination, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem After The Straight And Narrow Lies The Truth Neumann, Kai Michael Acrostic metaphor,
Song of the Woods Gingerich, Sierra Free verse beautiful, beauty, dance, freedom, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem FROZEN COLD White, Darren Prose Poetry metaphor, winter,
Illusion Jackson, Patrice Trice Free verse abortion, africa, art, cool, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem To A Poetic Time Lone For Poets of Poetic Faith lowe, millard Prose Poetry allegory, analogy, faith, hyperbole, metaphor, poems,
The window s glistening November Lyrewing, Serge Lyric allegory, autumn, emotions, feelings, metaphor, november,
Peril Us Aye Grant To Be Hurried Lee Read harris, matthew I do not know? allusion, angst, conflict, grave, metaphor, planet,
Commute Faries, Marissa Crystalline metaphor, night, rain, travel,
Premium Member Poem With HIM as Your Constant Guide Janko, Betty Rhyme metaphor,
Fecklessly Daliesque P , Paloma Imagism allegory, conflict, hyperbole, imagination, metaphor, perspective, poetry,
Premium Member Poem THE TASTE OF LIFE White, Darren Prose Poetry metaphor,
Window Defroster Flannery, Vincent Rhyme metaphor,
Thoughts of Jailbreak Gupta, Probir Dodoitsu metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Quilt of Humanity Janko, Betty Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem :NutThing OutOf Late: ZiNk, Ir0nic I do not know? metaphor,
Premium Member Poem the crossing over lowe, millard Free verse allegory, analogy, beauty, imagery, metaphor, nature, simile,