Metaphor Verse Poems

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


Premium MemberBook by Vermillion Scythe
A book
is a treasure chest
that opens up to a new world
in the zone of eternity
where all fly
to their soul's content...

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Categories: verse, analogy, books, imagination, metaphor,

Premium MemberInside Us by Vermillion Scythe
Inside every one of us,
there is a mysterious sea
where one's outer tides make you wonder
what is inside their ocean
so you dive in
and see the true...

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Categories: verse, analogy, beauty, metaphor, mystery,



Layers Of Reality by Christopher Goss

Listen to the heartbeat
Of this world
We're on borrowed time

The condition is...

CRITICAL!

A critical failure!

Jumpin' jelly beans look at the time
Those old stock photos were prophetic

MELTDOWN INCOMING!!!!!

5...
4...
3...
2...
1...

I...

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Categories: verse, allegory, corruption, metaphor, perspective,

Premium MemberMoon by Vermillion Scythe
The moon
is a sacred guardian
for those in distress
living in a burning pit
that we call our world
silencing all fire and pain
to heal and overcome
the past...

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Categories: verse, analogy, depression, metaphor, moon,

Toothpaste by K. Paige
Sometimes the words come easy
with an instant consent
arranging themselves neatly
that sweet spot in my mind
of no resistance
not nauseas yet

Sometimes the words
are not so agreeable
intent on...

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Categories: verse, confusion, funny, humor, metaphor,

Premium MemberMoon Ascent by Yazmin Malik
@alons, ce sera pour la derniere fois@

Sophie Blanchard 1819

a metaphor of the sea sings no music,
no swell here, to swing the stern;

nor any pressure to...

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Categories: verse, appreciation,

Premium MemberSleeplessness by Gregory R Barden

Looming ...

The possibility of crisis
          Life-as-you-now-know-it-ending crisis
         ...

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Categories: verse, conflict, depression, emotions, fear,

things to say, sights to see by A.D Tharp
i have so much
to say yet
no one will
listen

i have so much 
to see yet
no one will
show me

my hands are tied 
and my mouth is
glued shut

what...

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Categories: verse, lost, metaphor, perspective,

Premium MemberMemory by Vermillion Scythe
A memory
is a fragment of one's heart
playing a tune from the inner harp
giving off a spring-fever sensation
to remember that through
the darkest storms
love is by your...

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Categories: verse, analogy, dark, love, memory,

Premium MemberThe Essence of Soft Shadows by Gregory R Barden

I siphon the twilight ether ...

     Like sweet smoke from apple wood,

         ...

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Categories: verse, analogy, appreciation, introspection, life,

Premium MemberThe Day After by Sunlite Wanter
The Day After

The blue ocean frolicked ‘neath a spring sunlight,
Musically slapping and making smiles of waves,
Portending of one cosmic roar, then still.
It flattened with tears...

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Categories: verse, metaphor, ocean,

Premium MemberA Poet Fell In Love by Nina Parmenter
A poet fell in love - the worst affliction for a poet!
He mused for tangled hours about how best to let her know it,
So first...

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Categories: verse, humor, humorous, longing, love,

Premium MemberDark Fog by Gerald Dillenbeck
Dark fog thoughts
remark against
labor nonparties
early May dazed

Of retiring Birthdays
and annual plays revolving
on Earth
as in Heaven
toward WiseElder North
cold reconceptions
yet bright.

Of 4D SpaceTime
ZeroZones
crisp secular melting DisIntegrity
with sacred...

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Categories: verse, analogy, education, health, humor,

Premium MemberDivided Ash by Laura Loo
I whisper in a hush...
"your silence transcends me" -----
yet my kindle is breaking into shattered remorse, 
the tides crash into broken pebbles as the 
cascade...

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Categories: deep, metaphor,

HOUSE OF CARDS by Mia Pratt
I am an ace of diamonds
and you are an ace of spades
together we are two of a pair
like a king and queen
dwelling inside a house...

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Categories: verse, games, imagination, love, metaphor,

She feels by Emily Breese
She stares, unblinkingly, into the abyss. Wanting to think but unable to truly feel. 
She sits. Contemplating love. Hers. For whom does her heart belong...

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Categories: verse, depression, fear, how i

Premium MemberIn the Middle of the Night by Catie Lindsey
Anxiety, when I've been awake since 2 a.m.
and contemplating my life
myself, soul growth -
I experience waves of anxiety.
Have I learned anything at all?

For all the...

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Categories: verse, anxiety,

Premium MemberWise, Asp by Gregory R Barden

What is this?

Spit at me, will you??
Hiss and spit and rattle your tail?!?

Be my guest, oh Great Coiled One ...
You are king, after all, and...

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Categories: verse, analogy, animal, beauty, metaphor,

Premium MemberShadow of the past by Vijay Pandit
Shadow of the past
Goes on my walks

Merging in crowds
Holding its ground

Changing my shape
Sporting with light

Hiding in dark
A deceitful pause

Haunting me again
On the path of my...

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Categories: verse, emotions, metaphor,

Drink From My Glass by Robertina B.
Drink from my glass..
As my glass is full..
Full of life
Full of knowledge
Destinations of which..
Paths that have been chosen..

A full glass of Experience..

Your glass is only...

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Categories: verse, encouraging, inspirational, life, metaphor,