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Shadow (Poem)

By Mknz  (booksie.com)

Metaphorical poem from my writing class in high school

Poetry | Updated Mar 1, 2015 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poem,Horror,Fantasy,Metaphorical


Three Men

By Jcalexie94  (booksie.com)

A short surrealist story about three men occupying their respective worlds

Short Story | Updated Jan 11, 2015 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Surreal,Surrealism,Surrealist,Fiction,Michael,Ende,Fantasy,Metaphorical,Human,Condition,Existential


A New Road To Walk On

By Nicholas Halden  (booksie.com)

Three paths all lie before you, are your choices permanent? Or can you find your way no matter what?

Poetry | Updated Dec 8, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Life,Metaphorical


Serenity Socks

By Uriah Ocean  (booksie.com)

Poems from my middle school years.

Short Story | Updated Sep 15, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Self-discovery,Metaphorical,Poetry,Socks


The End Of The Rainbow

By Mistyblue814  (booksie.com)

Six year old Arella wonders what is at the end of the rainbow, and why some rainbows are different. This short story makes metaphors and references to something beyond humans and what a rainbow is: mystery.

Short Story | Updated Jul 21, 2014 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Rainbow,Life,Metaphorical,Lifetime,Lifestory,Child,Childhood,Spirituality

The Ebony And The Ivory

By The Ebony And The Ivory  (booksie.com)

This work highlights the feelings a musician, specifically a pianist, feel when they do their thing. The seemingly random capitalization adds to the mood, and also helps to specify which element is being referred to.

Miscellaneous | Updated Jul 7, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Piano,Musician,Metaphorical,Emotional


Human Marionette

By Crustyrolls  (booksie.com)

a poem about the confused feelings of a bystander that found someone hanging in their room. {CONTAINS DISTRESSING AND DISTURBING CONTENT}

Poetry | Updated Mar 6, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Suicide,Rope,Hanging,Death,Doubts,Dark,Distressing,Depressed,Emotive,Sad,Deep,Meaningful,Metaphorical


By Etien  (booksie.com)

Something I wrote on impulse after a brief conversation with one of my few but very close friends. I hope you don't find it overly pretentious.

Short Story | Updated Feb 7, 2014 | Reads: 35 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Other,Emotional,Metaphorical,Different,Deep,Friends,Space,Lost,Sorrow,Depression,Realistic


The Being In The River

By Will Veazey  (booksie.com)

This is a short story metaphorically describing heaven, hell, and life in a simplified but imaginative way. The being is a three headed figure I created to metaphorically describe a human going through life in a simplified way. I will describe the being's three heads in the best way possible to...

Short Story | Updated Nov 15, 2013 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christianity,Life,Metaphorical,Heaven,And,Hell,Short,Story,On,Earth,Angel,Demon,Analogies,Hope,God,Jesus,Religion,Deep,Spiritual,Imagery


By Daisyxruse  (booksie.com)

I wrote this based on something I half remember from when I was about six. People always want what is forbidden, don't they? Sometimes its difficult to tell the real from the fantasy.

Short Story | Updated Sep 15, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Allegorical,Metaphorical,Mercury,Family,Romance,Dream,Liminal


Bottled Up

By Tarae  (booksie.com)

This poem speaks about the effect of keeping your problems bottled up. It tells us that the more you keep things inside the bigger the explosion. There is a differenciation in tone in the last stanza as it speaks about how rewarding it can be to "let it out".

Poetry | Updated Aug 13, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Psychological,Deep,Truth,Metaphorical,Advisory,Figurative,Painful,Secrets


By Raeblair  (booksie.com)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GfRFzsWYfPM Listen while reading.

Short Story | Updated May 27, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sad,Depressing,Depression,Realizations,Non,Fiction,True,Confession,Love,Life,Heartbreak,Breaking,Up,Fate,Destiny,Time,Metaphorical,Metaphor,Short

The Free Thrower

By Enewwaver  (booksie.com)

A lonely Free Thrower encounters a former idol of his, only to hear some unsettling statements.

Short Story | Updated May 12, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Basketball,Life,Drugs,Metaphorical,Abstract,Hardship

The Depths Of Awareness

By Hr Matthews  (booksie.com)

Written: January 2013 Meaning: I recently had a dream about the girl I'm currently dating and for some reason my subconscious mind communicates mostly in metaphors, so it was a bit difficult to decipher. The first chapter of this story is my best attempt at describing the actual dream itself,...

Novel | Updated Jan 27, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Novel,Metaphorical,Dreams,Love,Romance,Loneliness,Awareness,Subconscious,Mind,Conscious

The Infinite Wave

By Hr Matthews  (booksie.com)

Written: circa 2010 Meaning: This poem is representative of my realization of a mental balance, between structure and chaos, as a necessity to my personal survival.

Poetry | Updated Jan 26, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Metaphorical,Emotional,Lost,Self,Reflection,Life,Free,Will,Freedom,Conflicted,Poetry,Poem

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