Metaphor Poems | Poetry About Metaphor

Metaphor Poems. Below are examples of poems about metaphor. This list of metaphor poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of metaphor poetry. This list of works about metaphor is an excellent resource for examples on how to write metaphor poems. We included definitions where appropriate.


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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Love, in a nutshell Dave Collins Free verse love, marriage, metaphor, romantic
Premium Member Poem SIGN OF THE TIMES John lawless Acrostic metaphor,
Turnin, Burnin, Learnin, Discernin David Loewen Rhyme analogy, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem You are my moon Vijay Pandit Free verse imagination, love, metaphor, moon,
WHAT KILLED THE APPLE John Arribas Rhyme metaphor, allegory, allusion, creation, destiny,
My Lesson of Life Michael Robinson Didactic metaphor, analogy, caregiving, emotions, encouraging,
Premium Member Poem CAPITAL PUNISHMENT Mama Daddy Spank Me James Edward Lee Sr. Dramatic Monologue metaphor, anxiety, child abuse, childhood,
Get it well Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Triolet life, metaphor,
Lies Robertina B. Free verse betrayal, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Unfamiliar still how friends are made Vijay Pandit Free verse loneliness, metaphor, solitude,
Again, I'll make you in my mind Serge Lyrewing Lyric metaphor, allusion, emotions, feelings, hope,
A walk by a seashore Kedar Ingale ABC life, memory, metaphor,
Swine Christopher Goss Free verse america, death, metaphor, racism,
Premium Member Poem When Again We Meet FJ Thomas Sijo devotion, marriage, metaphor, moon,
Premium Member Poem Apple Pie Vermillion Scythe Free verse metaphor, analogy, blessing, joy, life,
Neither Here nor There All in Good Time Michael Robinson Free verse metaphor, analogy, anxiety, care, caregiving,
A Continuation of Explanation Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, anxiety, confusion, depression,
Premium Member Poem Jet Skis Freddie Robinson Jr. Rhyme metaphor, passion, sensual, water,
The Sequel of Seasons Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
The Hidden Addict Jeff Kantor Epic analogy, drug, metaphor, recovery
Premium Member Poem Speechless Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, night, romance, sensual,
Laziness Serge Lyrewing Lyric emotions, feelings, imagery, metaphor,
Op Orange's Deep Splatter Take 1 Operation Orange Rhyme deep, metaphor,
Rocket Man Operation Orange Free verse deep, metaphor,
Skydive Rhiddhit Paul I do not know? abortion, fear, metaphor, spoken
Cherry Blossoms Felicia Jarvis Rhyme emotions, flower, memory, metaphor,
I Tell You It's Snowing Vella Taliare Free verse appreciation, environment, metaphor, mom,
Premium Member Poem The Shores Of Ardor Gregory R Barden Sonnet love, memory, metaphor,
Blue Jeaned Hurricane James Kelley Free verse metaphor, deep, imagery, longing, lost
Checking the Car James Kelley Free verse metaphor, analogy, anxiety, car, depression,
Besieged by rats and ravenous crows Robert Liam McCallum Classicism metaphor, death, gothic, halloween, horror,
Muddy I.Spit.Ink SaruhRosen Free verse analogy, imagery, introspection, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Czar Tissue Freddie Robinson Jr. Dramatic Verse allusion, metaphor, political, truth,
Premium Member Poem FRIDAY THE 13TH James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse absence, confusion, metaphor, spiritual,
Wanting a cook Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Free verse me, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Sea Song Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, analogy, appreciation, beach, imagery,
Premium Member Poem You and Me Sheer Terror Free verse metaphor, brother, death, death of
Premium Member Poem DONKEY HORSE HEN ROOSTER ON THE LAMB CHICKENS LEAP FLY JuMp POPEYE'S CHICKEN FOR LUNCH James Edward Lee Sr. Limerick metaphor, analogy, animal, food, funny,
Premium Member Poem Atishoo Jack Ellison Limerick metaphor,
Premium Member Poem My girlfriend's metaphor Lewis Raynes Personification beautiful, freedom, love, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem lost in lonely memories Laura Loo Free verse angst, anxiety, metaphor, solitude,
Premium Member Poem Without A shadow Of Doubt millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, analogy, dedication, faith, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem Waking, walking, Working In The Light millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, allegory, analogy, blessing, christian,
Premium Member Poem Heirs Of The Struggle millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, africa, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Weeping Webbed World: Apropos of a Syrian Nightmare millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, children, death, grief, imagery,
Premium Member Poem Wisdom Vermillion Scythe Free verse metaphor, tree, truth, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem To Dante's Hell and the Fall of Satan millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, analogy, bible, christian, faith,
Premium Member Poem Chasing Words millard lowe Prose Poetry analogy, imagery, metaphor, poetry,
Premium Member Poem It Is In Remembering That Purpose Is Found millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, allegory, black african american,
As God Slept James Kelley Free verse metaphor, dream, god, imagery, introspection,
May the Ink Remain James Kelley Free verse metaphor, emotions, evil, introspection, love,
Happy New Year James Kelley Free verse metaphor, angst, anxiety, emotions, imagery,
Writing Ghosts James Kelley Free verse metaphor, anxiety, depression, emotions, introspection,
The Lion James Kelley Free verse metaphor, africa, analogy, anxiety, emotions,
Premium Member Poem Heartbeat Lewis Raynes Quatrain heart, love, metaphor, music,
Premium Member Poem YESTERDAY'S TEMPEST Line Gauthier Free verse conflict, endurance, metaphor, relationship,
Premium Member Poem HOW ODD millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, black african american, conflict,
Premium Member Poem The Cause millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, allegory, analogy, black african
Premium Member Poem In Quiet Tranquility millard lowe Prose Poetry bird, imagery, metaphor, sky,
Premium Member Poem To A Good Night millard lowe Prose Poetry day, imagery, metaphor, moon,
Premium Member Poem To A Super Lunar Score millard lowe Prose Poetry metaphor, allegory, beauty, imagery, imagination,
Premium Member Poem Dour Drip Gregory R Barden Free verse analogy, love, metaphor, relationship,
Hold them Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Couplet friendship, metaphor,
A sentimental Paradox of Feeling Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, confusion, deep, emotions,
Premium Member Poem Tears For Apollo Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, analogy, childhood, father, love,
Premium Member Poem ROLLING WAVES Line Gauthier Senryu metaphor, conflict, emotions, heart, life,
Premium Member Poem Folds Chris Hagy Free verse metaphor, perspective, silence, solitude,
Premium Member Poem BOX OPEN BELLY OUT James Edward Lee Sr. Acrostic confusion, metaphor,
The Well Robertina B. Free verse deep, lost, metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem My King Haiku millard lowe Haiku metaphor, allegory, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Between Wavy Lines Gregory R Barden Free verse beauty, metaphor, sensual, sexy,
Premium Member Poem Quis Sum - I Am Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, god, i am, identity,
Premium Member Poem SHINE ON DARLING MORNING LIGHT James Edward Lee Sr. Lyric metaphor, assonance, beauty, i love
Isolation Connor Lotts Rhyme depression, loneliness, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The Red Moon Dale Gregory Cozart Monoku metaphor, moon,
Core of my universe Alisa Balaieva Lyric emotions, feelings, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Wakes the Moon Gregory R Barden Monoku metaphor, moon, sun,
The Tree House Robertina B. Free verse deep, humanity, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem Hide the Details Freddie Robinson Jr. Vogon allegory, fun, metaphor, word
Close your eyes Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Triolet heaven, metaphor, religious,
Celebrating with thunder Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Elegiac Lyric metaphor, song,
Weapons not Needed Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, conflict, faith, freedom,
buried in the sand Ewa Mat I do not know? metaphor, confusion, crazy, death, men,
Beautiful Micah Watkins Free verse metaphor, deep, desire, education, feelings,
CUT THROUGH THE DARKNESS Michael Robinson Free verse metaphor, analogy, care, conflict, corruption,
Webs Nobadi Nozmi Free verse life, mental illness, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Soul Essence Gary Bateman Lyric metaphor, allegory, death, heaven, imagery,
Escape Artist Robertina B. Free verse leaving, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Closer By A Day Gregory R Barden Monorhyme imagery, joy, metaphor, spring,
Premium Member Poem Souvenir Mike Hauser Rhyme life, love, metaphor,
'The 'Heimlich' Maneuver' jamie brolin Didactic metaphor, allegory, analogy, language, magic,
Icicle Castles and the Residents inside: Renee D. Gross Rhyme change, metaphor, motivation, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Today Edward Ibeh Free verse dream, metaphor, today,
Premium Member Poem A Match In the Dark Gregory R Barden Free verse analogy, death, fantasy, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Gems and Petals Gregory R Barden Free verse analogy, drug, imagery, metaphor,
Poem For Billy Collins Evelyn Augusto Free verse metaphor, bird, food, identity, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem Melodic Compounds Juli- Michelle Quatrain anxiety, loss, metaphor, music,
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Jesus Christ Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, betrayal, bible, blessing,
Cascade James Kelley Free verse metaphor, appreciation, desire, dream, girl,
Waiting For The Rain James Kelley Free verse deep, imagination, metaphor, psychological,