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Allegory Poems | Examples of Allegory Poetry

Allegory Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about allegories. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for allegory.
Premium Member Confidence
Far from shy; w a l k s ten feet tall, divorced ...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, confidence, freedom, pride,
Form: Verse

Premium Member Life
Let the wind blow the sails while the waves hit hard. Imagine yourself on your dream boat on the ocean. Feel the breeze that every day caresses your body. Enjoy every second, embrace that moment as the last...Read the rest...
Categories: adventure, allegory, blessing, confidence,
Form: Acrostic
Message in a Bottle
I bottle my emotions, Seal them tight like messages in glass, Cast adrift in vast, uncaring seas, Only to wash ashore, unbidden and misunderstood. It was a journey long and weary, These bottled whispers floating aimless, Until sands of fate urge...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, boat, grief, hate,
Form: Free verse
According to Latest Tweet Had Cold Feet
when we took a tour each one there was a juror were less and fewer had been hard to beat according to latest tweet they will have cold feet what you always knew targets were of high value destroy must do even when afraid budget...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, analogy,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Yearn
" Life is the story of men who have strived, won or failed and of hearts that keep yearning against all odds" ~ By Poet Like a pearl locked in an oyster, You have...Read the rest...
Categories: absence, allegory, love,
Form: Free verse

poor you
anywhere without you aint that pretty but i keep my peel on you cold and wet in new york the wind like a proverbial knife crowded train queues at the bus stop pulling down the ball and chain Unreal faces behind newspapers commute at...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory,
Form: Free verse
Free, we say For we can loot From our states' coffers Just to fall prey of their offers Free, we say For we can decided ourselves Through invisible ethnic lines Evidently a theatre for their muse Free, we say For we deceive ourselves That our...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mana
Mana David J Walker As we too Fail to Live forever On this earth And seek Safe Harbor Of new birth A penance paid For what It’s worth Regrets displayed Abstained in dearth A body made of leaven Sends Mana Down from heaven...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, heaven,
Form: Rhyme
Oh, Africa, a vast and varied land Yet overshadowed by IMF's hand Structural adjustments they decree Yet bring nothing but misery Forced reforms they demand Leaving nations bound in financial quicksand Economic policies, cold and stern Often leave the people for more...Read the rest...
Categories: 12th grade, africa, allegory,
Form: Free verse
I used to be afraid: afraid of being disrespected, afraid of losing, afraid of staying alone, afraid of being cheated. Now with the passing of time and growing age, with continuity of all these I stated above, has lost its density. Lately, I have learned...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, encouraging, fear, growing
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Waitress
It’s her and not the Waffle House That bids me come that way Not the food or awesome prices But her smile that feels like pay Her beauty has me blooming With stares and look and see And as she takes...Read the rest...
Categories: age, allegory, beauty,
Form: Rhyme
will the real teacher's pet stand up
. whistling ...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, sexy, spanish, teacher,
Form: Carpe Diem
who felt that rrrip
. just close your eyne y'all and...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, extended metaphor,
Form: Cowboy Poetry
hers cause mine listen's think
. sum dayz ...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, beautiful, blessing, extended
Form: Romanticism
Pretty One Rue'
She is dark she is pretty She has an easy grace When she smiles sky's open As she walk beauty accentuates If me alliterates she's beauty me beholds In her hugs me befoulded as am beffuddles The in her me spy...Read the rest...
Categories: allegory, allusion, best friend,
Form: Blank verse

Specific Types of Allegory Poems

Definition | What is Allegory in Poetry?

Book: Reflection on the Important Things