Metaphor Social Poems

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


CUT THROUGH THE DARKNESS by Michael Robinson

Don't fall on your own sword
Don't be a double edge sword
But be a sword of light and truth


"Falling on one's own sword"
Etymology
May refer to the...

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Categories: social, analogy, care, conflict, corruption,

Premium MemberThis is War by Brendan J. Simons
These are not wars,
These are not soldiers.
These are games,
These are pawns.
Pit against one another by Kings, Queens; their Bishops and their Rooks.
Hiding, yet again, behind...

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Categories: games, metaphor, social, society,



Community by Michael Robinson

Community

Inspired by Mitchell Evans
Salvation Army

Guild with love an accepted union
Affiliated with a strong bond
Of our faith in Jesus Christ
And his humiliation
With a kinship camaraderie of...

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Categories: social, analogy, community, dedication, faith,

Conformity by Michael Robinson

Conformity

The world needs conformity
Able to unite
Through respect and dignity
Preserving honesty and integrity
Conformity
Yes we need to
Conform 
To stabilise humanity
A life free from
Lies and dishonesty
The world needs...

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Categories: social, analogy, change, conflict, deep,

Damnation by Michael Robinson

Damnation

World of life a humanoid made thing
What duplicity and misery a beast would bring
Treachery and torture a constant gain
A guile way of anguish torment and...

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Categories: social, analogy, emotions, evil, feelings,

Dancing Puppets by Michael Robinson

Dancing Puppets

Sophistication broken at each end
Antagonistic behavior quick to mend
Intelligent statements wasted on insult
Blamed on society with no one at fault
What a remark of any...

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Categories: social, analogy, betrayal, change, conflict,

Destroyed by Freedom by Michael Robinson

Destroyed by Freedom

As one stands and one dies
In the battle of deceit and lies
Crippled by argument with a fighting thought
Only from which one is solely...

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Categories: social, analogy, betrayal, change, conflict,

Dignity by Michael Robinson

Dignity

Morals and ethics
Fly out the window
How can people of this world
Be so shallow?
The league of justice
And the depth of life
Not much hope
When it is filled...

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Categories: social, analogy, community, corruption, emotions,

Epistemological Myopia by Michael Robinson

Epistemological Myopia

Distracted by an investigated mind
My eyes can they really be that blind?
Short sighted is not the goal
The view of one’s perception
Can be seen as...

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Categories: social, analogy, community, dedication, devotion,

Monopoly by Michael Robinson

Monopoly

Honour pride and ego
I gave up on life years ago
Not much hope, death let it be so
No money for passing go
Land on chance or community...

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Categories: social, analogy, community, conflict, confusion,

One Told of Old by Michael Robinson

One Told of Old

To think or not to think
To see or not to see
To speak or not to speak
To be or not to be
Those are...

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Categories: social, analogy, community, deep, funny,

Social Media by Michael Robinson

Social Media

As I see the glimmer of reflection
The purism becomes aware of detection
As we use social media as a connection
Typing on my phone a good...

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Categories: social, analogy, fun, funny, humorous,

Written In Stone by Michael Robinson

Written In Stone

Mind over matter one would say
Not that easy in this day and age
We turn through life 
As if it were a blank page
Repeated...

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Categories: social, analogy, change, community, conflict,

What's the Matter With My Mind by Adam Kinsley
Catharsis has left US
The silence in our thoughts is betrayed
There is no mind-over-matter--
When mindlessness is all that matters

An absence of conscience blinds US
Our grief is...

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Categories: social, allegory, america, culture, metaphor,

PHOENIX by Alison Dey
She is shadow on their screens
Yet it takes forever for her ghost to fade.
They cannot know her nor
give meaning to her metaphor.
She is alive and...

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Categories: growth, inspirational, social,

Premium MemberThey Still Shoot Horses by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Two pairs of Equus eyes that motion dare,
foxtrot to the midnight endless dance
Their heated passion is an Appaloosa affair,
day number three of a spotty romance

Leg...

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Categories: dance, metaphor, romance, social,

a phobic means to an unending end by Dave Collins



See me fast, feel me low, watch me strike
as I feel myself bottom blend slow into an aqeous blood slumber 
silk circulating all rotten terms...

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Categories: social, basketball, beautiful, dark, fairy,

the scarecrow by Ashlea Senft
i'm a scarecrow in a viridescent field
i observe ideas, yet can't exploit them to yield
unable to move, allocating inattention
i'm filled with concepts and hypothetical intentions
i...

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Categories: social, allegory, confusion, horror, loneliness,

alive by Ashlea Senft
i bet you think you're right
when you've got a mind
that can only reach cloud nine when it's high
i bet you think you're cruel
when you've got...

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Categories: social, allegory, anger, angst, metaphor,

Premium MemberShow Me Television, Free Verse by Brendan J. Simons
The era of catatonic self-destruction has risen yet again from boulder-blocked caves,
Whose cavernous stalactite incisors drip with the blood of thorny crowns,
Worn in punitive irony...

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Categories: addiction, social, society,