Metaphor Acrostic Poems
These Metaphor Acrostic poems are examples of Acrostic poems about Metaphor. These are the best examples of Acrostic Metaphor poems written by international poets.
The Hard Climb
analogy, metaphor, philosophy, wisdom,
Returned again to this same hill
Each year a vow to surely break
So climb it in your stubborn will
Or make it grow in each mistake
Story of Shamrocks
11th grade, march,
S - Shamrock, graceful, green emblem
T - three heart-shaped leaves, only one stem.
O - On St. Patrick's Day the Irish understand
R - redemption -...
Private Eyes - Watchful
analogy, metaphor, wisdom,
With quiet reservations he admires
Attuned to all that senses captivate
To sift thru information he acquires
Considering how it may thus relate
He studies all with intimate precision
The Great Escape
analogy, dream, fantasy, imagination,
Grand dreams that weep from vaults amidst the rain
Rouge billowed cheeks bleed soft from twilight's hem
Each star bounds heaven's breast, one glistened gem
All birthed from...
analogy, encouraging, god, metaphor,
Scams and leads the benighted astray; then lifts his
Veil to reveal a cruel face and the blackest of hearts;
Entrapping lost souls in his clutches like...
The Fire Rages On
analogy, lost love, memory,
The moon is peeking o'er the blushing reach
Hung low to splash the skies with Milky Way
Each beam it softly weaves upon this beach
Finds me deep...
allegory, life, metaphor, strength,
Buoyancy of this ship will keep it afloat all the way through
As it navigates the windiest, stormiest of seas. An unsinkable ship!
Loyal hands at the...
Sign Of The Times
analogy, angst, humor, metaphor,
Striking teachers demanding higher pay
Immigration hiccups giving "dreamers" a migraine
Gun violence perennially choking America's throat
Numerous scandals plaguing Washington politicians
Outspoken Parkland student activists take to the...
SIGN OF THE TIMES
Sunset casts no shadows on the damned
Ignores the pleas of beggars seeking light
Grants the world its darkness - slowly dies
Nestles in feigned light of feckless...
BOX OPEN BELLY OUT
E- everything up
Written by James Edward Lee Sr.
You, Eve and I
eve, metaphor, romance, sky,
R-ecline your wearied self within my care
O-n a coverlet of eventide and moon
M-elted stars, in platinum tresses, rare
A-light your eyes and aspect, as I swoon
Positive Hidden Anagram
encouraging, endurance, metaphor,
If you ever feel so worthless
Wondering what's the point of living
always worrying about tomorrow
never let today bring you down
there's always someone with a...
emotions, horse, metaphor, river,
We like to respond to
Oysters on sea beaches
Rustling branches in the wood
Love the tall birches
Dews drop as she blushes
Cucumbers smile on thatch
Roses call from your...
career, confidence, dedication, independence
Valentine is a day of love
Whereby couples renew their vows
But do you really have to wait for this day
To really be ensured that you're loved
After The Straight And Narrow Lies The Truth
After ~ The Straight And Narrow ~ Lies The Truth
A ~ cross the Universe an alphabet of disambiguation homed in blue and black chatea~...
hope, lonely, metaphor, sometimes,
Merely a possibility
But never probable
Reaching, never grasping...
Having a good time drinking Harvey Wall-bangers
Always watching out on how much I drink
Reaching into an unknown realm of alcohol
Very tempting this drink can...
change, cry, destiny, metaphor,
Reduced to nuggets of the dacoit time
Under the burden of spent splendour
Shattered silhouette in a shabby corner
The inexorable skeleton of lovely life
Entreats the Grim...
The tanker's Final Journey
beach, boat, environment, metaphor,
Ominous clouds cluster on the horizon,
Immense waves smash over the deck,
Lashing! Crashing! Punishing! Pounding!
Screeching metal as the hull bursts open,
Pouring its jet black...
EQUATIONS - for contest
Quaking at fulcrum’s pain
Immune to the folly
submitted to – EQUATIONS – Poetry Contest
sponsor – Anthony Slausen