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Short Simile Poems

Short Simile Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short Simile poems by PoetrySoup poets. Search short Simile poetry by poem length and keyword.


Premium Member THE LEMMING
The lemming’s way
Is like Hemingway's

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Categories: animal, humorous, life, simile, suicide,
Form: Light Verse



Premium Member standing tall
standing tall
guarding the outer gate
lonely cactus
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Categories: simile,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Hot
Rain
Drops to Steam
Love Morsels
Nip the Smidgen
Sizzle...

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Categories: simile, lust, passion,
Form: Lanterne
Laughter
laughter
a blessing
think
or old joke 
eggs and poultry...

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Categories: farm, mystery, simile,
Form: Tanka
A Fond Memory
A dream on my mind.
A far distant memory.
A smile on my lips....

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Categories: love, memory, missing you, romantic, simile, simple,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Old Red Barn
crumbling foundation
leaning precariously
blue norther blowing...

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Categories: simile, allegory, imagery,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member We, Too, Have Wings
Not only birds and angels have wings, so do you and I. We can soar....

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Categories: allegory, inspirational, simile, success,
Form: Monoku
YOUR LAUGH THREE FACED
Your 
Laugh 
Three faced 
So powerful that 
My battery went flat...

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Categories: simile,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Flood gates

Vaccine perfectives
revile DNA downloafs--
catastrophic knowns...

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Categories: america, bereavement, cancer, corruption, drug, fear, simile,
Form: Haiku
Not Once
There are many reasons to smile, 
We find them countless in a while....

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Categories: simile,
Form: Epigram
Sunburn
Love is like sunburn; hot to the touch, yet painful in its afterglow......

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© Dan Keir  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: desire, love, love hurts, senses, simile, sun,
Form: Monoku
Fifty four
I remember you
Say casts feel like huge cream puffs
devouring your leg...

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Categories: appreciation, feelings, humor, humorous, imagery, imagination, simile,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Beast of the Worldast


War is a monster—
A destroying Godzilla:
No peace left behind.
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Categories: analogy, horror, imagery, metaphor, simile, war,
Form: Haiku
YOUTH
YOUTH

Mouthing a tunnel
of ringing memories
A young boy whistles


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Categories: allegory, boy, hope, image, metaphor, simile, truth,
Form: Choka
Warm and Squishy
An online romance,
like a roasted marshmallow,
feels warm and squishy.

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Categories: cute love, funny love, love, simile,
Form: Haiku
We have Something in Common
I love to smile
Because a smile is universal
It needs no dress rehearsal
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© Lara Wash  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: simile,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Prosaic Time
In your withered smile
My poems lose rhyme
Words scramble in prosaic time.
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Categories: loss, poems, simile, time,
Form: Haiku
SMILING AND CRYING


      Smiling is crying laughing ...
      To laugh is to cry smiling ......

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Categories: allegory, allusion, creation, cry, simile,
Form: Epigram
Moss
Wet moss chokes my lawn!
  But so delicate … lovely,
   Like dew on emeralds. 
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© Ken Rone  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nature, simile,
Form: Haiku
The Puppet Show
Pull the strings it moves in harmony-one good show, bad reality.


>> 12/19/2018...

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Categories: hyperbole, simile,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Haiku 173

The sky’s face goes pale
as rock-like crocodile tears
fall and bounce around.
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Categories: imagery, metaphor, nature, rain, simile, sky,
Form: Haiku
A SMILE POSTPONED
A smile postponed 
a strange on face
a treachery to fellow men 
before God a sin 
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Categories: simile,
Form: Free verse
Barbie
Sight of fake smiles drew
'You look like barbie' , I said
Dumb, she smiles proving.
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Categories: emotions, giggle, humor, jealousy, simile,
Form: Senryu
She Walks
She walks like the Sun,
Glowing, scorching the pavement;
Don't look, you'll go blind....

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© Dan Keir  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beauty, crush, romance, simile, simple, sun, woman,
Form: Haiku
LOVE IS THE FINEST ANSWER OF ALL SUPREME QUESTIONS


          love's the finest answer of all supreme questions and smile's best reply...

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Categories: love, simile,
Form: Monoku