Metaphor Personification Poems
These Metaphor Personification poems are examples of Personification poems about Metaphor. These are the best examples of Personification Metaphor poems written by international poets.
Dog-end of Summer Categories: personification, children, loss, memory, metaphor,
Memories dripping like ice-cream:
days spent on endless nature walks;
laughter of children in the parks.
Dog-end of summer; stealthily
protracting shadows deceive us.
rays wake me...
Silence personified Categories: analogy, metaphor, silence,
I am nature,
soul of a mountain,
buried under a billion snowflakes.
I float like butterflies,
from petal to petal.
As cinereal clouds clear,
under a glistening sunrise,
I illuminate like a...
The Polar Ice Cap Categories: personification, analogy,
What If There Was No Tomorrow? - The Polar Ice ‘Cap’
- this time it’s burnt and curled upon a new head. The
sweet smoke of...
The naked tree branch Categories: metaphor,
The naked tree branch reaches out to its drowning shadow in the millpond.
Note: Personification is a form of metaphor.
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The Pearl Categories: growth, life, metaphor, nature,
Sea waters bathe the shore
time and again with the tide
bringing with it
what once were the walls
of a child's sandcastle
across my ceiling and floor
The Anatomy of a Party Categories: personification, celebration,
A party is a body covered in freckles
the shape of wine glasses, circles
marking tables without coasters –
its arms are askew like rugs kicked upon...
The Mockingbird Categories: animal, appreciation, beauty, bird,
Oh how you cantilate and croon,
On pilfered beams from Mr Moon,
Candle Categories: metaphor,
A candle shortened by the years,
It beads of wax, like streaks of tears;
Still burns, but with a timid glow—
Less brightly than a life ago.
Love inside a bottle Categories: allegory, funeral, imagination, life,
The life we have, I imagine, is like water inside a bottle
Whereas us as a vessel, we fill ourselves with the people we love
I Will Pass Categories: emotions, metaphor,
I Will Pass
I am a black rolling wall cloud,
Hanging static in the west;
Following you wherever you go,
Never giving you rest.
I smile when you’re unhappy,
Disturbing Categories: abuse, metaphor,
He is disturbing when I use him
When I see the hoe at my doorsteps
I squeeze his morals in one word, "tyrant"
My feet he eats greedily...
Addiction Categories: addiction, drug, metaphor, write,
I'm Mephistopheles...you, my Faust
I'm to your mind what a fluorescent bulb is...
To a fly. I take perverse pleasure
In trapping you in my undertow
I'm a tireless...
Personification Categories: personification, metaphor, nature, tree,
fissures of hard living etched
bark of an old tree...
Parts of Us Categories: personification, analogy,
The crease in the bedspread, the fold in our pillows,
the bends in the doormat’s bristles, the off-angle shoe by the stairs.
The lip stain around a...
I'm Afraid There's No Denyin' Categories: beauty, flower, metaphor, spring,
I fatten 'neath the topsoil's healthy moat
So pregnant with the surge of life, anew
Desert Bloom Categories: flower, metaphor, spring,
My aorta beats in golden poppies,
pulsing down slopes to pool
in a bruise of purple sage.
Though my eyes gleam
with lemon marigolds
snow caps of porcelain lupine
Spirit of The Singing Waters Categories: beauty, environment, imagery, metaphor,
Spirit of The Singing Waters
Do you hear her in the forest
there within the winding creek?
If you listen to the water
you will surely hear her speak.
Sundial Categories: metaphor, sun, time, wisdom,
I only tell of sunny hours...
While quartering each day
And So It Begins Categories: metaphor,
and so it begins…
I lay here dormant
beneath the rotted leaves
of Autumn’s glory
testing the air
with a daring shoot
the tenor of the wind.
Ode To the Wind Categories: appreciation, environment, how i
I love to watch you wind,
as you sway the trees and blow
across the fields in a gentle breeze,
but I wonder where you go.