Metaphor Writing Poems

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


Premium MemberDear Budding Poet: by Sheri Fresonke Harper
Dear Budding Poet:
Modern poetry is a sandbox for all who would build, smash, trash, shake up, and take up the art. Poetry is not writ,...

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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: writing, confusion, funny, humor, metaphor,



Transfer of Energy by James Kelley
I’ve scrawled it all down-

but this crumpled paper reveals nothing. 

It’s still in the air. Buzzing around me.

Pulling at me from the corners of the...

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Categories: writing, feelings, imagery, introspection, mental

Iceberg Theory by Keith Dovoric
I wanna start fresh
Ditch the folks who used to know me
The ones who watched me plow the fields
Of mediocrity 

I want another guess
Elevate me from...

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Categories: writing, forgiveness, freedom, metaphor, society,

Writing Ghosts by James Kelley
Sometimes I can’t decide whether or not
these words are saving me,
or if I’m wasting my time -
circling around the same clogged drain. 
Damning myself with...

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Categories: writing, anxiety, depression, emotions, introspection,

Premium MemberIt's Two Days After Thursday by Nick Trim
Enter the Everest that devastates.
He never ever rests and he demonstrates,
how the greatness activates
traits that forever feed hate,
from enemies full of envious jealousy,
with sad little...

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Categories: writing, character, confidence, courage, hip

Arms Length by Kurt Philip Behm
A vicarious metaphor
 —the writer’s privilege

(Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2018)
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Categories: writing,

My Muse Keeps Ancient Hours by Joe DiMino
My Muse keeps 
ancient hours...
candlelight flowers,
blooms of the deep night
for the black-bean
poet; rise ye caffeine
warriors—with quill 
thy sword in hand--
slay thy enemies
those metaphors
cajoled for bland;
with...

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Categories: writing, flower, humor, metaphor, poems,

Premium MemberHyperactive Rhyme Skills 2 by Nick Trim
I feel if you want to steal my limelight
then you had best learn to rhyme tight,
and double up your rhyme like mine so I might
be...

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Categories: writing, art, cool, me, metaphor,

To His Coy Master by Chigbo Solomon Peter
Had we but words enough and tact 
This coyness, master. Were no crime 
I will like Marvell
Use simile to woo your love 
And wait on...

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Categories: writing, eulogy, friend, hyperbole, uplifting,

Premium MemberMoving Write Along by Gregory R Barden

At any rate ... or any time,
       I so prefer a metered rhyme ...
     ...

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Rhyming over everything by Alex Duffy
Poetry over all, rhyming over everything
You need to leave me Be, my pen has a deadly sting
I'm determined to improve, because I'm not great yet
That's...

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Categories: writing, fun, metaphor, poems, poetry,

Premium MemberWho Are We But Who We Are by millard lowe
Who Are WE but Who We Are…

We are the conscience of the heart;
custodians of its emotions—conjuring,
molding and etching its most sacred feelings
upon the canvas of...

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Categories: writing, analogy, imagery, inspiration, metaphor,

Premium MemberIt Is What It Is by Brian Davey



There you have it...
                    Do you...

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Categories: writing, inspirational, metaphor, parody, philosophy,

Figuratively by Amira Bagumbaran
When my words are in a rhyme
Oh how I love the crime
Such forgivable murder
Of words changing order

Tis not only sequence
For you have to make sense
Read...

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Categories: writing, art, beautiful, beauty, onomatopoeia,

If you are a writer by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
if you are a writer
then a cook you are
delicious dinner today
burned cake yesterday
half cooked beans tomorrow
could be in your dish
but none of you cooks
without fire,...

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Categories: metaphor, writing,

Premium MemberFairy Tales and Wild Dreams by Judy Emery
Fairy Tales and wild dreams 
where dragons fights with kings
and the queen sits in beauty 
hoping to be kissed by true love
where angels fly on...

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Categories: writing, dream, fantasy, children, metaphor,

Perception At Its Best by Adam Kinsley
Some sullen sense of solitude:
Perception at its best
The brain I have is cold and shrewd
My rationale: depressed

I search for what I never felt
I'm ripping at...

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Categories: writing, dark, depression, desire, lust,

Don't Look Under The Bed by Catherine Mays
The darker part of my thoughts. 
2am demons out to play.
Challenge my sanity.
A tantalizing game of Russian Roulette. 
I thought only the strong survive,
But why...

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Categories: writing, anxiety, dark, mental illness,

Premium MemberWhere Birds Fly by Darren White
Little houses deep asleep
   In beds with down pillows
      people are
       ...

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Categories: writing, anger, metaphor, poetry, words,