Metaphor stories, books, poems, and more

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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: 107

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

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

Reads: 505

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: 129

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: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Barely a poem, but I like it. Read More

Reads: 75

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: 174

Shelves: 1

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

Reads: 191

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: 147

Shelves: 1

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A poem about my changing life. Read More

Reads: 99

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: 83

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Pas de Deux - means a dance for two Read More

Poem / Horror

December 10, 2013

Reads: 107

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: 81

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The things I think about... Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2013

Reads: 99

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Reflection and introspection Read More

Poem / Other

October 26, 2013

Reads: 242

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: 111

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A metaphoric , autobiographical representation of my life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2013

Reads: 50

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: 69

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Reads: 66

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: 98

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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

Reads: 101

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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These lyrics came to me at a time of transformation, from youth to adult. Sapling to tree. Read More
A very short dream about a young man in the big city looking for love in the wrong place and finding something other and more instead. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 27, 2013

Reads: 226

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The poem is all about how the vision of our lives keeping hanging between clarity and obscurity. Read More

Poem / Memoir

June 21, 2013

Reads: 50

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Metaphor Read More

Short Story / Romance

May 27, 2013

Reads: 195

Shelves: 1

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