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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This bunsen burner Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Free verse metaphor, relationship, satire,
Dancing hall Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Imagism life, metaphor, philosophy,
Only two sources of power Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Triolet metaphor, power,
Curtain Call, or Functional Alcoholic Adam Kinsley Free verse addiction, allegory, drink, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Fire Vermillion Scythe Free verse metaphor, analogy, dark, fire, horror,
Premium Member Poem Death Is The Bane Of My Existence - Line Six Contest Susan Ashley Rhyme metaphor, dark, death, emotions, grief,
Premium Member Poem Sandbags Against the Reverie of Your Woe Laura Loo Rhyme metaphor, death of a friend,
Community Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, community, god, jesus,
Contradict me Not Michael Robinson Rhyme conflict, confusion, literature, metaphor,
Disconnected Robertina B. Free verse emotions, encouraging, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Image Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, color, image, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Mister Z Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, analogy, life, loss, love
Break free from Melancholy Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, caregiving, change, courage,
Premium Member Poem Assimilation Arrows Freddie Robinson Jr. Free verse metaphor, prejudice, symbolism, truth,
Premium Member Poem Abandon Gregory R Barden Free verse love, metaphor, moon, passion,
Premium Member Poem Pleiades Gregory R Barden Verse analogy, metaphor, sky, stars,
Neither Here nor There Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, confusion, courage, journey,
Prequel to the poem Solivigant Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, anxiety, change, courage, deep,
Enlightened Thinking Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, change, conflict, corruption, courage,
Epistemological Myopia Michael Robinson Rhyme imagery, meaningful, metaphor, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem Breathless sighs Silent One Free verse analogy, metaphor, sensual,
Twisted Irony Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, celebration, conflict, confusion,
Written In Stone Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, corruption, deep, humanity,
Looking Through Michael Robinson Rhyme analogy, deep, future, metaphor,
4 Poems from Maxim Maxim Ebook Sajal Ahmed Verse metaphor, community, crazy, emotions, inspiration,
Premium Member Poem Plunge Gregory R Barden Rhyme metaphor, appreciation, beauty, desire, love,
Ambiguous Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, conflict, confusion, corruption,
Rambling on with words Michael Robinson Rhyme metaphor, analogy, anger, conflict, confusion,
Premium Member Poem Barren Branches of a Willow Tree Die John Gondolf Rhyme death, father, metaphor, sad,
Premium Member Poem Ballast Edward Ibeh Acrostic allegory, life, metaphor, strength,
Stand up black woman Mirjam Evalistu Free verse metaphor, angel, black love, growth,
Illusions Alycia Wheatley Couplet analogy, imagery, metaphor, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem Melody Vermillion Scythe Free verse metaphor, analogy, fairy, imagery, Lullaby,
Premium Member Poem Seasons of Life Sunlite Wanter Free verse imagery, metaphor,
Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow Kedar Ingale ABC art, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Rhythm Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, dream, imagery, metaphor,
shipbuilder's nephew Sidney Beck Lyric allusion, imagery, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Coping with the Burns Madison Demetros Sonnet deep, longing, me, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The Gristmill, Life Gregory R Barden Free verse life, metaphor, wisdom,
Calcinating admonition Ruben Alejandro Hernandez Diaz Free verse metaphor, betrayal, emotions, feelings, fire,
Calcinante admonicion Ruben Alejandro Hernandez Diaz Free verse metaphor, betrayal, emotions, feelings, fire,
The Old Man Alycia Wheatley Free verse metaphor, appreciation, beauty, flower, humanity,
Premium Member Poem The Way You Walk Gregory R Barden Free verse beauty, metaphor, sensual, woman,
Premium Member Poem Common, Everyday People Edward Ibeh Lyric community, imagery, metaphor, people,
Leaves Dancing In The Wind Robertina B. Free verse encouraging, inspirational, metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Every Pebble, Every Sin Betty Janko Rhyme metaphor, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Inspiration Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, inspiration, metaphor, motivation,
The Rock and the Waterfall Paul Gallagher Free verse metaphor, nature,
Bed Of Roses Robertina B. Free verse encouraging, growth, metaphor, uplifting,
Impermanence EJ Sizemore Haiku analogy, metaphor, wisdom,
, fraternite, egalite Bogdan-Ioan Vaida Carpe Diem metaphor, adventure, conflict, deep, freedom,
Premium Member Poem Portent of Perseids Gregory R Barden Rhyme analogy, metaphor, soulmate, star,
Premium Member Poem Lost uplifting extended edit Nick Trim Rhyme metaphor, anxiety, deep, depression, encouraging,
Two Shots Todd Aguilar Jr. Lyric metaphor, analogy, death of a
Premium Member Poem Garden Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, garden, metaphor, success,
Anxiety Kim Bond Alliteration metaphor, anxiety, emotions, fear, feelings,
Premium Member Poem Summer Plot Development Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse metaphor, caregiving, garden, health, integrity,
Premium Member Poem A Hutinashro Irony - Iambic Tetrameter Michael Wegman Rhyme metaphor, analogy, humor, hyperbole, irony,
Plumb Line Hoisted Deep matthew harris Free verse metaphor, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Premium Member Poem Spirit Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, love, metaphor, spiritual,
Donkey times Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Imagism life, metaphor,
Future Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Triolet future, metaphor,
Every man with a good share Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Free verse fear, metaphor,
Fearful Robertina B. Free verse deep, fear, life, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Wingless Flight John lawless Free verse metaphor,
Premium Member Poem - Be Yourself - Sunshine Smile Monoku inspiration, leadership, life, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Walk Like A Mannequin Freddie Robinson Jr. Free verse allusion, identity, metaphor, sympathy,
Premium Member Poem filled with ebon veins Broken Wings- Dear Heart Free verse dark, deep, emotions, metaphor,
Super Heroes and Super Villains Piercing Words Verse metaphor, identity, imagery, imagination, irony,
Rocks in my pocket Kale Brereton Rhyme metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Ubiquitous Utterances Emile Pinet Alliteration metaphor, 8th grade, imagery, imagination,
Premium Member Poem Headed for the Gristmill Carolyn Devonshire Lyric angst, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Born To Dance Yazmin Malik Ballad metaphor, allusion, analogy, anti bullying,
Premium Member Poem Bubble Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, heart, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Comet Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, metaphor, power, world,
Premium Member Poem The Sadness of It All Frederic Parker Rhyme dark, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Castles In The Sand Mark Toney Narrative beach, child, cry, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Gnarly Governance Freddie Robinson Jr. Free verse corruption, metaphor, perspective, truth,
Premium Member Poem Sailing Away Under a Silver Moon Forever liam mcdaid Terza Rima metaphor, beautiful, dream, emotions, imagery,
Premium Member Poem Book Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, books, imagination, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Inside Us Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, beauty, metaphor, mystery,
Fire Adam Taylor Quatrain analogy, change, fire, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Silence That I Keep Laura Loo Rhyme deep, loss, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem As The Petals Fall Brian Davey Quatrain death, deep, flower, metaphor,
Layers Of Reality Christopher Goss Free verse allegory, corruption, metaphor, perspective,
Premium Member Poem The Great Wave Off Kanagawa Dennis Spilchuk Rhyme fate, inspiration, meaningful, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Moon Vermillion Scythe Free verse analogy, depression, metaphor, moon,
Toothpaste K. Paige Free verse confusion, funny, humor, metaphor,
Yellow K. Paige Haiku grave, imagery, metaphor, nature,
Premium Member Poem ART Michael Wegman Rhyme art, color, culture, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Sleeplessness Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, conflict, depression, emotions, fear,
things to say, sights to see A.D Tharp Free verse lost, metaphor, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Memory Vermillion Scythe Free verse metaphor, analogy, dark, love, memory,
Premium Member Poem Reflections in the Mirror Gary Bateman Couplet metaphor, allegory, future, imagery, imagination,
HIPPOPOTAMUS Poetic Flame Limerick fun, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem WALKING ON A PLAIN Demetrios Trifiatis Monoku life, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem BRAVING THE STORM Demetrios Trifiatis Monoku life, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem The Essence of Soft Shadows Gregory R Barden Free verse metaphor, analogy, appreciation, introspection, life,
Premium Member Poem The Day After Sunlite Wanter Dramatic Verse metaphor, ocean,
Premium Member Poem ''The Spice of Life'' Ngoc Nguyen Tanka metaphor, food, humanity, joy, life,