Metaphor stories, books, poems, and more

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"Masterpiece with Petals - A Vignette...of Sorts" My English class read a book called "The House on Mango Street", a story told in a series of vignettes, which are short stories with a good hefty dose of literary elements involved. Vignettes use quite a bit of imagery, symbolism, and metaphors.… Read More

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How many excuses do u think we can fit on the end of this needle? Read More

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A metaphorical piece describing my dreams and the past and how it is liked water recircling the globe. This poem is dedicated to Moonlite Syndicates contest. Read More

Poem / Romance

June 29, 2011

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Using metaphors to depict an image of love and romance Read More

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A poem I wrote for class about a metaphor for life. Read More

Tags: fish, life, metaphor, ocean

An extended Metaphor poem written for English Class Read More

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There is only one darkness. The light may help but it may not save you. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 01, 2011

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The use of metaphor describes the ending of a relationship. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 20, 2011

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A life metaphor poem. I had to do it for school, but i really liked it even though it's so simple. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 08, 2011

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Just some more things from the top of my head Read More

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Actions & Actors For the limitless lines to memorize Proper performance yields to disguise Too many actors and too many lies Too many required to improvise Each of them actors told what to convey Study closely and their costumes will… Read More
Who Am I? I can be many things. I am the endless smile, brightening and illuminating like many tiny lights... Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 20, 2011

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This is a poem about a boy named Carson, who has a secret. It is your decision about what it it. Use clues in the poem to help you decided. Read More

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Remember when I said we'll learn together? Well my Love, the report card is in. Read More
Just a love-scorn poem, interpret as you will. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 05, 2010

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Hey everyone! First time posting in a while. This is a poem comparing the White House fields to the open fields next to the Somme River in France. For those of you who don't know, that was a site of one of the biggest and bloodiest battles in world war… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 29, 2010

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A poem in reference to internal struggle and love's cycle with its effects. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2010

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A short poem on a metaphor of life and pain. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 18, 2010

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The prompt was orchard. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 25, 2010

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I am terrible at summarizing my work. But trust me, if you read this you will like it. Read More
Inspired by one of my fav films Read More
I wrote this a while back, it's about how sometimes the difficult things in life can make you a better person. Read More
This poem is a similie/metaphor poem explaining how life is like a video game. Read More
This poem is a similie/metaphor poem explaining how life is like a video game. Read More

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This is a reworking of something I posted a few weeks ago. It's quite an elaborate metaphor on friendship and feelings about a person's situation in life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 08, 2010

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Metaphor for workplace conflicts and how they ultimately effect one unfortunate employee. Read More

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Poem ~ Pure delirium... Read More
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