Simile Prose Poems
These Simile Prose poems are examples of Prose poems about Simile. These are the best examples of Prose Simile poems written by international poets.
A Nation In Crisis Categories: prose, america, conflict, discrimination, imagery,
A NATION IN CRISIS…FALLING APART
It has been said that America
is an experiment in democracy.
If that is so—and it seems to be—
this country is in deep...
An Amphibian Moment Categories: prose, animal, imagery, life, metaphor,
Being the infant
that you were,
there you sat;
and settle butt looking
with piercing eyes
reflecting stand-off thoughts
as you huffed and puffed.
Like a water pump
your lungs pumped...
On The Evolution Of Justice Categories: prose, allegory, analogy, black african
If only old justice could be as death
in the daily lives we live.
Pity, her evolution remains
a punctuated checkmate delusion
and her close kin, liberty,
a symbiotic partner—both...
A Virginia Spring Morning Categories: prose, animal, bird, imagery, metaphor,
As the quiet dew
wet blades of grass grew,
hungry rays of sunlight
the last morsels of darkness
Faint echoes of the symphony
of frogs and crickets
Nocturnal Rhapsody Categories: prose, beauty, metaphor, moon, night,
or hiccupping misty smoke,
the waiting sea
swallowed the setting sun;
up popped the bright
The quiet sky sprinkled its self
with twinkling stars
as the restless wind...
An Allegory To Free At Last Categories: prose, allegory, analogy, black african
An anchored statue
can no longer be a metaphor
like-wise neither can unbalanced scales
be a matching simile for justice—
and a cracked bell
whose sound has been eviscerated
Episodes of Love Categories: prose, analogy, imagery, lost love,
You left but are not gone;
like an amputation—gone
but still here.
When love is experienced,
it is always.
Lost love is as a raindrop
in a puddle.
An evaporated puddle
A Change Is Going To Come Categories: prose, america, black african american,
Like the dawning sun
Our liberty is coming soon
The light of the full moon
Reflecting the journey
In circadian rhythm
The seasons come and go
As the laws of nature
KING DAY Categories: prose, allegory, america, celebration, history,
(A Retrospective Perspective)
David said to Solomon his son, be
strong and of good courage, and do
it: fear not, nor...
OF STORIED MEMORIES Categories: prose, africa, allegory, america, analogy,
Standing here in the mind of mine
passing through and over the time
pulling out thoughts sublime:
sorrow, hate, pain, joy, love, sanity--
all the mold character of my...
Of Sinking Ships and Political Debauchery Categories: prose, america, analogy, betrayal, imagery,
Today captured souls sail on a Titanic-like ship
over a new Middle Passage journey on a turbulent sea,
whose waves undulate and froth with viciousness;
InThe Circadian Rhythms of Time Categories: prose, color, imagery, metaphor, rainbow,
The circadian rhythms of birth, death, and eternity,
Play on in the sunrise of time:
The dread of winter left you naked and bare;
Your bark skin, scale-like,...
Analyze my poetry Categories: prose, wisdom,
Analyze my poetry?
If you're disecting my poetry,
It's of no consequence to me.
Spondee's, Trochee's, Pentameter lines,
Dactyl's, Pterodactyl's, slanted rhyme.
Feminine rhyme, not for men?
Masculine rhyme, not for...
Life Is Never Without Hope Categories: prose, child, simile, words,
how am I going to tell you
what I am thinking
unless I use words
Bad Habits Categories: prose, abuse, betrayal, dark, simile,
I never use to drink, never before / never use to smoke, ever before. Kept your company too long, you led me into the...
Gremlins Categories: funny, imagination, simile,
Today the gremlins return to me
Sneaking up to bite so nastily
Breathe deeper yet still
Trying to fill
Consume that space within
Before those bastards can get back...
Look Deeper Categories: deep, imagery, irony, recovery
What you see is broken as I gather more strength. What you see is trials but to what length. What you see is smoke and...
Flowing Blissful Beats Categories: prose, beauty, emotions, imagery, longing,
Like cool running waters
Flowing over and polishing
Are the thoughts of you flowing
Through the realm of my mind;
You are epitomized ebony essences
Of God’s creation
Heirs Of The Struggle Categories: prose, africa, black african american,
Paradoxically, slavery showed equanimity—
Its suffering displayed no discrimination;
We all shared equally, its debilitation,
And were equally denied any sympathy
Over the Middle Passage odyssey;
Black men were prized;...
To Dante's Hell and the Fall of Satan Categories: prose, analogy, bible, christian, faith,
Miracles are of angels—
even the fallen ones—remember
the idol elections;
Yet, know that the devil
is as much a lie today
as when with wolves like
Pharaoh, Ahab, and Jezebel;