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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.


Life Course
At school they always told you:
to follow your dreams, 
but they never mentioned you:
how expensive they are, 
selling your soul to live in the devils...

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Categories: life, metaphor, social, society,



Looking Through

Looking Through

Echo of time sounds out so clear
Death is just peace
No matter how far or near
True to the beholder of sand in one’s hand
Not cased...

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Categories: social, analogy, change, confusion, dedication,

Premium Member This is War
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,

What's the Matter With My Mind
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
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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© Alison Dey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: growth, inspirational, social,

They Still Shoot Horses

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



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
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
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 Member Show Me Television, Free Verse
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,

Everyone is Nobody
Trust nobody with your secrets
everyone is  nobody

Nobody has head for secrets
everybody’s head is porous
secrets each them as ringworm
all confidentiality drain away
as water down the...

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Categories: metaphor, relationship, social,

Pregnancy is Constipation
Pregnancy is constipation
enjoyable and admirable 
monopolized by women
never sharing by men
no bribery to get one
a cool sickness it is
no bacterial infection
In nine months of constipation
victim...

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Categories: life, metaphor, social,

In the Life of a Learner
In thee life
You had brought down your enemies,
With the sharp, pointy knife,
That you'd be wonder all the centuries.

In thee life,
You'd be there to learn the...

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© Jaz Jason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: social, education, freedom, friend, metaphor,

Roads
the shortest road
is the one that you know
the longest road
is the one that you love
...

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© A.O. Taner  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: social, adventure, car, change, confusion,

Binary
One is love, 
Zero is everything else. 


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© A.O. Taner  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: social, beautiful, cheer up, computer,

To us
One shot of envy
Two shots of love
Few drops of luck
Just a hint of fear.

Pour over cubes of the past
Shake well, shake well
Top with hope
Garnish with...

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© A.O. Taner  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: social, beautiful, blessing, celebration, cheer

Tree
follow on facebook,
adore on pinterest,
fall in love on instagram,
kiss on a hunch,
all under a tree....

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© A.O. Taner  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: social, addiction, april, best friend,

The Social Pyramid
It’s not a social ladder,
Even though you can drop.
It’s really more of a pyramid,
For it’s smaller at the top.
The reason that the smaller end
Is held...

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Categories: social, analogy, community, imagery, metaphor,

Premium Member My Footprints
It's not footprints that we should be talking about -
They’re personal – my footprints, bold and giving,
Which shape me, make me me - who I...

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Categories: social, appreciation, feelings, history, how

4 letters
4 letters can describe us all
Sane, Slim, True, Tall

ironic and solemn
Your 4 letters Will change
Love. Hate.
Here. Gone.

simplistic and short
yet complex and infinite

Baby to Wife
Wife to...

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Categories: death, metaphor, sin, social,