Metaphor stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Fantasy

October 22, 2014

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A simple story about a man and his quest for atonement. Read More

Reads: 145

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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My thoughts of Coffee. Read More

Reads: 128

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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a short story of a vulnerable boat floating down the river of life Read More

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A story from the first-person perspective about a young man, who is experiencing a new life in a different city, battling with smoking. An allegorical, and at time humorous, account, of the nature of addiction and different levels of perception. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 11, 2014

Reads: 356

Shelves: 1

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A little short poem about the quote "There's plenty of fish in the sea." Read More
The wolves of the sun clan have found themselves in a hopeless predicament. Man and its terrible machines encroach to the south; the land north is barren and has already been laid claim to by another pack; one of their own has betrayed the wise old owl and to make… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 16, 2014

Reads: 159

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

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A poem about someone who inspired me then vanished from my life. Read More

Reads: 731

Comments: 51

Shelves: 1

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This is my entry for second round of Booksie Got talent. Jonathan is an artist and he sees everything with a different point of view. He finds mystery and beauty in everything.He's a person to live in a world of metaphors. So here I bring you the story of The… Read More

Reads: 171

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The poem I wrote is an extened metaphor and has a greater meaning (as do all poems). Everything relates to something, yes, even the colours. H I N T : green in poetry stands for youthfullness, peace, fresh life etc. so I hope you find a meaning to the poem.… Read More
A short account of a dream I had. Events are exaggerated and parts completely false, but that doesn't matter with respect to the point. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 14, 2014

Reads: 84

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Barely a poem, but I like it. Read More

Reads: 108

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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My biggest fear. A creative writing assignment. Read More
Who is a white lie going to harm. Read More

Tags: lie, truth, metaphor

Essay / Memoir

February 26, 2014

Reads: 225

Shelves: 1

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This is a creative autobiography that explains how my creativity has come to be. Read More

Reads: 272

Comments: 16

Shelves: 1

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This is a poetry contest, where YOU the writer must use metaphor to describe an object for the list. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 05, 2014

Reads: 172

Shelves: 1

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A poem about my changing life. Read More

Reads: 137

Shelves: 1

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A poem about My dream girl who I lost due to my depression Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 18, 2013

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Pas de Deux - means a dance for two Read More

Poem / Horror

December 10, 2013

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

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This is...dark but metaphorical, so don't take every word for face value. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 04, 2013

Reads: 96

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The things I think about... Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2013

Reads: 142

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Reflection and introspection Read More

Poem / Other

October 26, 2013

Reads: 310

Comments: 26

Shelves: 1

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WHY ITS EVRYTIME A GIRL WHOSE BEAUTY IS BEING PRAISED IN THE POEMS OR VERSES..WHY NOT MAN?..WELL HERE IS A START FOR THIS AND I HAVE TAKEN SHAKESPEARE AS AN INSPIRATION AND WRITTEN ABOUT A GIRL'S VIEW OF LOVE FOR HER MAN..I HOPE U LIKE IT..TIME IS CHANGING SO DOES… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2013

Reads: 153

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A metaphoric , autobiographical representation of my life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2013

Reads: 69

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A poem about a powerful "general" with a much deeper meaning Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 21, 2013

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Reads: 85

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A man plagued by OCD seeks a change in his life. Read More
He's coming back home to everything he missed. An essay written in response to a task. Take a quote from Nelson Mandela and write an essay. I'm not a big Mandela fan though, so initially I was really put off but it turned out to be one of my best… Read More

Reads: 113

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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It is a short poem about a candle... Read More
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