Metaphor stories, books, poems, and more

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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: 288

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: 81

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Metaphor Read More

Short Story / Romance

May 27, 2013

Reads: 279

Shelves: 1

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

Poem / Poetry

May 27, 2013

Reads: 138

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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This poem is about a primitive question of human beings, I think it makes or made or will make you sick sometime in your life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 24, 2013

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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One of my favorite pieces--I really don't know if this is a poem, memoir, or essay, but it started out personal and now I hope it can relate to others, in the way that we're all human with several layers yet we're all masked actors in a constant play. I… Read More
This is a poem reflecting on a topic all individuals are familiar with: the topic of love. The poem primarily explores self love, as the looking-glass is a metaphor for self reflection. The speaker seems to have a disenchanted view on life and virtually condemns himself to a life of… Read More
This is the begininng of my original short story Omata which explores the mental reflections of a teenage girl driven mad by the pain of memory before the people from Earth imperialized the distant planet of Omata. Read More

Reads: 190

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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This is a piece of poetry I wrote, and I'll leave you all to determine the meaning behind it in the comments. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

April 14, 2013

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Hey:) Read More

Reads: 119

Shelves: 1

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I have known him for the last nineteen years or even more. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 14, 2013

Reads: 131

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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I would be grateful to receive your thoughts on this short piece of poetry. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 13, 2013

Reads: 74

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Was forced to write a poem about poetry during a workshop we did at school. I just wrote the random thoughts which came into my head, and at the time I hated it. However people have told me they like it and, after heavy editing, I thought I might upload… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2013

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this one about two years ago in a train station after just breaking up. Read More

Tags: love, train, pain, metaphor

Short Story / Romance

February 16, 2013

Reads: 194

Shelves: 1

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First impression from someone that I used to love. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

February 16, 2013

Reads: 250

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short story. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 10, 2013

Reads: 155

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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short and sweet Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 06, 2013

Reads: 131

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Just a poem I wrote. No summary needed. Read More

Short Story / Other

January 18, 2013

Reads: 119

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A short story about the rising sea and what it means for the town on the shore. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 11, 2012

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

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Once again, another metaphorical poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 10, 2012

Reads: 115

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A metaphor for a lost soul Read More

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

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Hi Everyone, this is something I recently threw together. Yes it's a metaphor. But! I'm curious to know what you guys think the hidden message is. so leave a comment! And please, no negative comments. also remember, all of my work is copywrited so no stealing :) Thanks and enjoy! Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2012

Reads: 89

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this about my girlfriend's eyes. Read More

Reads: 213

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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This story, like the majority of my stories, is a metaphor. I could explain exactly what each word means to me, but I don't want to ruin the effect it may have on a reader who can apply these sentences to his or her own situations in life. If you… Read More
I was bitten by the writing bug while relaxing during a rain shower. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 19, 2012

Reads: 188

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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It was only a snowflake that fell from the sky. Read More

Reads: 142

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I got to thinking one night about why I do what I do, think how I think and feel how I feel. This is what I came up with. The short answer, experience and genetics. Cop out I know, but hey, it works, doesn't it? Read More
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