Metaphor Lyric Poems

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


Premium MemberHeaded for the Gristmill by Carolyn Devonshire
Yesterday’s sweet corn
     now rests among the shucked,
          where norms’ victims lay.

Side-by-side...

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Categories: angst, metaphor,

Let everything happens by Serge Lyrewing
Let everything happens that way or some other,
Let will be no fate, let luck makes us together,
Let will be some benefits these can't be used,
No...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, hope, how



Premium MemberDeepest Memories and Thoughts by Gary Bateman
Deepest Memories and Thoughts 

A little child
with big wet tears

An early love
a crushed heart

Feelings of utter loneliness
other people’s cruelty

Jagged-broken glass
a big toe bleeding profusely

Crying in...

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Categories: analogy, emotions, feelings, introspection,

Iceberg Theory by Keith Dovoric
I wanna start fresh
Ditch the folks who used to know me
The ones who watched me plow the fields
Of mediocrity 

I want another guess
Elevate me from...

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Categories: forgiveness, freedom, metaphor, society,

Again, I'll make you in my mind by Serge Lyrewing
Again, I'll make you in my mind,
Let my ardour is wasted truly,
I'm killing time, but it's all right,
I will be polite really, newly
I will be...

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Categories: allusion, emotions, feelings, hope,

Laziness by Serge Lyrewing
Now I'd like to eat
to have a sit
to put elbows on table, yes,
then little tipsy, I guess,
to stroll on the sleepy streets
smiling to chorus that...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, imagery, metaphor,

I once loved by Sanele Anele
I once loved

Unspoken words to that bleeding heart,
A heart of a young girl who once loved.
That smile everyone was talking about, 
It wasn't a smile,But...

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Categories: 12th grade, africa, beautiful,

Premium MemberSHINE ON DARLING MORNING LIGHT by James Edward Lee Sr.
SHINE ON DARLING MORNING LIGHT

Shine on darling, right;
Morning you're light;
Burgundy beautiful woman
Passionate are you my flower;
Purposely I shall plant in my heart forever;

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Categories: assonance, beauty, i love

Core of my universe by Alisa Balaieva
Feel my heart in your chest
It's beating, it's alive
It's saying " I love you"
Dry my tears with your lips
You'll taste my happiness
Luckily, we are true...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, metaphor, nature,

Celebrating with thunder by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
When a community is visited by thunder
all go out to celebrate, dancing and singing
yet the dance is one that is undesirable
and the song is one...

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Categories: lyric, metaphor, song,

Premium MemberSoul Essence by Gary Bateman
Soul Essence

Release comes with death.
The mortal host is no more.

A faint and sad cackle is heard,
As all illusions come to an end.

The bare body lies...

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Categories: allegory, death, heaven, imagery,

Premium MemberGolden days and Diamond nights by John Hamilton
Golden days and diamond nights

Another rising sun...
new days begun...new days begun
We're basking in love's rays...
in golden days...in golden days

Bridge 1
Spending the best days of our...

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Categories: change, introspection, marriage, metaphor,

2,2 by Quiet Speaker
The sun is shadowing in the mountains,
He slept through rain times, and ascending;
Down the road a men and a machine, -
   Pleed the...

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Categories: earth day, emotions, flower,

Spring by Serge Lyrewing
You have come from springs of beauty
Just like Helen queen of Troy
From good songs from verse including mine
You’ve come to be my joy.
You are fresh...

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Categories: allegory, emotions, feelings, joy,

Tossing the Pearl by JP Rogers
Headlong into the sea of love
Down to the bottom I dove
Up out of the murky deep
Came that sparkling trove

I’ll take my chance to see below
Prospecting...

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Categories: emotions, hope, imagery, love,

It's starry by Serge Lyrewing
Firewood in stove is singing
with the flame again, anew!
Sheep are in the sky; it’s meaning
that I sleep. Oh, yes, I knew.
I woke up with early...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, happy, hope,

Through wings of pretty butterfly by Serge Lyrewing
Through wings of pretty butterfly, I see
The world
The idol takes away my silly heart 
She’s cold
I burn again and I cannot get off
Cruel sight
And I...

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Categories: allegory, emotions, feelings, longing,

The fishing by Serge Lyrewing
Wind is swinging boat, it’s frail
on a shoulder of a wave,
Stranger’s bored in it, thoughts sail
full of laziness, they save
idleness, he wants no sailing
And he...

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Categories: boat, hero, metaphor, mythology,

Winter morning by Alexander Pushkin by Serge Lyrewing
There're frost and sun, the day is fairy,
You're sleeping yet, sweetheart, you're merry,
It's time, wake up, my pretty lass,
Open your eyes that are so tender
towards...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, inspiration, metaphor,

It is tender and blue, unspeakable by Sergey Yesenin by Serge Lyrewing
It is tender and blue, unspeakable 
Quiet land after tempests and storms
And my soul’s boundless field, it’s typical,
It is smelling with honey and rose.

I calmed...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, metaphor, philosophy,