Metaphor Grave Poems

These Metaphor Grave poems are examples of Grave poems about Metaphor. These are the best examples of Grave Metaphor poems written by international poets.


Yellow by K. Paige
that field over there
graveyard of skeleton grass
not always happy...

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Categories: grave, imagery, metaphor, nature,

Storms by ravi kiran
A sailor harboured along the shore 
the stillness spun his head dizzy
the greeting of silence
when it finally met him, was scary
for he spent a lifetime...

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Categories: absence, change, grave, metaphor,



Flogging a dead horse by John Beam
While snarkers strive with proud but fruitless disdain                 ...

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Categories: allusion, grave, humor, jealousy,

Peril Us Aye Grant To Be Hurried Lee Read by matthew harris
Armageddon wold be an amazing boon
to accompany ourselves amidst others in rubble strewn cocoon 
or perchance an arid extra dry spell blows humungous dune
donning any...

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Categories: allusion, angst, conflict, grave,

Premium MemberHomeless Emptiness by Probir Gupta
Forced into grumbling stomach and head throb
It is dark cold emptiness all around
first laid off and then dissmissed from the job
It is a blight on...

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Categories: dark, dream, grave, home,

The bark by Mikhail Lermontov by Serge Lyrewing
According will of wondrous will
The realm of passion ousts my real,
Like bark that's broken with the wave,
That one who found on sand its grave.
Let tide...

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Categories: allegory, emotions, feelings, grave,

The Twilight Moor by Avery Swarthout
Gazing out upon dusky barren moor,
Where gray grass grasps the air
Finding no purchase but sad allure
Straight stalks elapse their endless despair.

Teased by tales of golden...

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Categories: grave, analogy, angel, beautiful, beauty,

Denouement by Heather Condee
Inamorato,
Ascultate my vociferation!
Contravene your sepulcher.
Insurrect our omnipotent.
I enjoin thine quintessence.
Eupnea!
Eupnea!
Whilom anon.
Euphoria salvo.
Eschewal Valhalla's porticullis.
Genitive hedonic, envisage.
Erewhon betwicts my gammons.
Imbibe of my mammilla's.
In perpetuum cache me.
Gehanna...

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Categories: death, depression, grave, grief,

Premium MemberBryant's Necropolis Conceit by Gary Bateman
Bryant’s Necropolis Conceit
 
Silent halls of death so cometh
William Cullen Bryant
Thanatopsis supremeus now
A sepulchre awaits us all.

Dour darkness and shroud forever
Thanatopsis-Phantasmus
The spirit world so beckons...

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Categories: allegory, death, grave, imagery,

Mother of all by Zakhe Michael Mcunu
Come when you are ready to love me
And come when you realized more of love
The time when flesh mean nothing than dust
Come when you are...

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Categories: fear, funeral, garden, grave,

Rite Of Passage by okoi nkanu
We seem to have it all
As we want for nothing
In the darkness of the womb 

We are evicted into the light
Sadness, then happiness 
Unaware of...

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Categories: bereavement, death, grave, journey,

Premium MemberDrenched in Red by Cona Adams
Drenched in Red, with St. Valentine

Straight-up the arrows,
hard-pressed the doors
to all the rooms
in all the houses
on Clark Street.

Father Coughlin brought blessings
thinned with broth
from potato peelings.

Women...

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Categories: grave, metaphor, murder,

Whispering Night by Ifeanyi Bob Ekechukwu
In a strange 
environment under gross 
darkness and whispering 
night,I found myself with 
a companion.
 We walked an endless 
journey across the 
woods..eerie sounds we...

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Categories: grave, adventure, angel, change, confusion,

Hard to Not Look, Easy to stay Staring by Epi C. A Phoenix Writer
I've allowed that burning boat to float off without me
Rarely ever thinking about dissipating the flames, 
As it is hardly worth the time and effort....

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Categories: grave, absence, anger, angst, beauty,

Signs by ness tillson
The signs are here, for all to see,
The thunder clouds, the dying tree.
The shining lights, that draw you near,
Loud heavy music, in your ear.

By word...

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Categories: grave, dark, death, fear, god,

Inferno love by Karissa Kelley
The butterflies in my soul
They ignite my eyes. 
I'm breathless
Yet I feel so alive. 
The scorching embers, oh how they burn
But yet they feel so...

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Categories: grave, body, conflict, corruption, emotions,