Metaphor Poetry Poems

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


Premium MemberUNCLAIMED FREIGHT by Vicki Acquah
UNCLAIMED FREIGHT

I offered myself to you - Rejected many for you, made myself
Exclusively yours - You never understood that I was not here
To endure jealousy,...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, appreciation,

Premium MemberThe Blank White Page by Gabrielle Jordan
you drew me back
childhood friends
then teenage lovers


inseparable
holding hands
delicate verse
public embraces everywhere

you as parchment
I as pen

it was different then

I don’t know when
but we grew up
grew apart
forgot...

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Categories: poetry, break up, love, metaphor,



Premium MemberPoetic Justice by Greg Gaul
I landed in Poet's Court
Caught me speeding in my Sonnet
They judged it a rhyme crime
According to the officier's pentometer
I was doing 50 in a 25...

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Categories: poetry, fun, humor, judgement, metaphor,

White Page by Kaelan Fox
Staring at the blinding void
Words abscond the page
A requiem for artistry
A blank thematic stage

Ordered letters trickle down
Grown in shapeless haze
Jumbled verses laughing back
That form a...

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Categories: poetry, absence, art, metaphor, music,

ORGANIC BRAIN by Ernest Robles
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Reality how you cover
because you can my lover!
Taking truth and color
your paintings of others!

And sleepers we are all
enjoying false glee 
and moumental parties
within...

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Categories: fear, metaphor, nature, poetry,

A Poem Of Metaphors by Lovie Divine
What's so clean about 40 dogs? 
How does one go hog wild? 
If life was truly like a rollercoaster, 
Then the ride would be fun...

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Categories: fun, metaphor, poetry,

I LOVE THE RAIN by Kween Yakini
I LOVE THE RAIN (C) 2018
BY KWEEN YAKINI 


I love the rain
Let it rain 
Let it rain
I can feel it coming down
Just keep dripping on...

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Categories: poetry, crush, desire, imagery, longing,

Do you know the land where the lemon-trees flower by Michael Robinson

"Do you know the land where the lemon-trees flower?"

I know the land where the lemon-trees flower
View from nowhere a captured picture,

"Taste buds tantalize of zesty...

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Categories: flower, meaningful, metaphor, poetry,

Premium MemberCharcoal Memories by millard lowe

Black as the night
my sable soul sings songs
of Nubian ancestors
sleeping behind closed eyes
in the depths of the inner sanctum
of the womb of mind—silhouettes of beings
peeking...

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Categories: poetry, allegory, analogy, beauty, black

Premium MemberWhen Deferred Dreams Become Blurred Visions by millard lowe

(Apropos of Hughes’s Proverbial Question)

What happens when rotten strange fruit…
Hanging from trees of auction block wood
Become stinking pieces of black flesh…dried blood
Putrefying in murderous streets…?

When...

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Categories: poetry, allegory, black african american,

Premium MemberANNIVERSARY by millard lowe
ANNIVERSARY
(Apropos A Sable King & Ebony Queen)


Perpendicular...a score and ten...
our weary feet have collectively
trod the level plane...foot for foot
bonded by the cable tow of love—Tiled.

Sailing...

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Categories: poetry, anniversary, black love, blessing,

Premium MemberFlowing Blissful Beats by millard lowe

Like cool running waters
Flowing over and polishing
Smooth rocks,
Are the thoughts of you flowing
Through the realm of my mind;

You are epitomized ebony essences
Of God’s creation
Wrapped in...

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Categories: poetry, beauty, emotions, imagery, longing,

Premium MemberTo Kissing Poetic Limbo Good-Bye by millard lowe
To Kissing Poetic Limbo Good-Bye 
Because Silence Is No Longer Welcomed

Sitting here
in igneous space
wrestling with naked thoughts
finds me face to face
with sad beauty:
the navel of...

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Categories: poetry, allegory, analogy, beauty, imagery,

Premium MemberCordon by Kevin Lawrence
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Categories: poetry, memorial day, metaphor, veterans

Sacrifice by Alex Roberson
When I silence the one man orchestra playing in my chest 
Cut the show short during the set,
And leave my friends and family wanting more...

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Categories: poetry, death, life, metaphor, music,

Premium MemberMissing Muse by Gregory R Barden

What has happened to my muse?
     It's not an easy thing to lose
Yet, it seems that I've misplaced it
  ...

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Categories: analogy, muse, poetry, writing,

The Poet's Green Thumb by Reason A. Poteet
As I went for a walk in Soup's green field,
many sterling poems caught my appeal.
Planting of fresh new ideas I saw
but the patina on some...

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Categories: allusion, poetry,

Premium MemberPOETIC LICENSE CANCELLED by John lawless

So, what would you have me write?
Dulcet words of limply lurid metaphor
stuttering staccato of acceptable alliteration
preposterously impersonal personification
drab and dreary diluted imagery
innocently innocuous innuendo
insouciantly inane...

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Categories: poetry, writing,

Stir of shadows by Scot Garner
Darkness take form, this room that I’m in. The shadows they laugh, the room now spins. Flickers the flame the candles warm glow. What madness...

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Categories: poetry, dark, deep, dream, fear,

4 Poems from Maxim Maxim Ebook by Sajal Ahmed
Psycho 
The seat of the earth trembles in the sky;
The goddess was shaking
Afraid of me.
I want to go - to the sixth part of heaven,...

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Categories: poetry, community, crazy, emotions, inspiration,