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Poem Details | by Anne Currin |
Categories: metaphor,

Looks Can Be Deceiving

There was a young girl whose silk skin
Was sewn up with some thread and a pin.
     It would drive the men mad,
     That sleek layer she had,
Well, until she took off her silk skin.

By Anne Currin

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Poem Details | by JEAN MURRAY |
Categories: metaphor, proposal, recovery from,

MY PLUMBER

My plumber is here to sort my pipes.
Says he has divorced his wife.
He just showed me his hose.
Then proceeded to propose.
I admit I got the fright of my life.


Poem Details | by Sandy Tadros |
Categories: conflict, hurt, inspiration, love hurts, metaphor, snow,

Barefoot on the snow

The sun told me it will rise again;
And send its warmth to the glen,
But it can't soften the coldness in your soul!
So I will walk barefoot on the snow buried in your whole:
Leaving my traces on your heart's lane.


Poem Details | by john freeman |
Categories: allegory

"A Shepherd's Metaphor"

In economy led of beastly mind,

Upon a political serpentine.

All strives of wickedness kicks,

Against the fleece of Love’s Pricks(goads).

As true sheep trod, before their God’s, INClINE(will).

For Contest: Follower or Leader
In Honor of: Carolyn Devonshire 
Placed #3



Poem Details | by The Red Rain |
Categories: image, metaphor,

Pondering

The stage is warm and yet colder
The past round my neck as a boulder
I sit and I think
Do I need a drink?
Would I have done well to have told her


Poem Details | by Dark Mistress |
Categories: humorous, metaphor,

Comic Vs Critic

I once was told, 
Laughter is subjectable.

Does this mean knowledge, 
Is subjectable to the one who learns it?

Feel free to laugh.


Poem Details | by Jack Ellison |
Categories: fun,

A Perfect Metaphor



A perfect metaphor for everyone's life is like Standing up in a hammock or standing up on a bike Now that's totally silly And quite unhealthily Could fall down, break your crown, should stick to a trike


Poem Details | by Sarban Bhattacharya |
Categories: metaphor,

Limerick 1

Poor Tom did not know how to ride, 
Encouraged, the first time he tried, 
But the horse was mad, 
It galloped being glad, 
Down the brook letting Tom to glide.


Poem Details | by Trey Hamner |
Categories: animal, bird, hyperbole, imagery, metaphor, strength, symbolism,

Two Preying Birds

I'm like a SEAL team commando
After several cups of espresso
I like to dive bomb
With great aplomb
A gyrfalcon? I think so

To poach me is illegal
My name evokes the regal
I reach astonishing speed
When I'm ready to feed
You can call me a golden eagle


Poem Details | by Jaquay Atkins |
Categories: life, metaphor, poems, poetry, universe, usa, wisdom, word play, words, writing,

Lies, I Tell You

The myth of extreme self righteousness
Forever hard to find 
Words poisonous like venom
Backstabbing for per diem
Corruption among this game we call chess


Poem Details | by James Study |
Categories: humorous, metaphor, silly, writing,

Bright Words

I think I'll write a silly dribble
Which you can read and maybe quibble
Pens of color write
Words on paper bright
Could be considered brilliant scribble


Poem Details | by Freddie Robinson Jr. |
Categories: childhood, humor, metaphor, parents,

Caught in the Act



Got my hand caught in the cookie jar,
mother’s ears didn’t wander too far
Here comes the wooden stare.
then hot bottom fanned air
Double trouble, here comes father’s car


Poem Details | by Jack Ellison |
Categories: metaphor,

Atishoo



Okay here's a quiz, “what rhymes with bugaboos” Well, time's up..no, it isn't a town in Timbuktu To the back of the class Bong, your time has passed When you sneeze and put stuff all over your shoe


Poem Details | by James Study |
Categories: allegory, muse, satire,

Dazzle Or Baffle

master of gibberish lines of metaphor
acclaim and awards from the poetry corp
coffee house pied piper
study and decipher
dazzle with brilliance or baffle galore


Poem Details | by ALKAS POETRY |
Categories: allusion, funny, hilarious, metaphor, surreal,

LESS POLLUTION


    To solve the evil of pollution
     just eating less is a solution
     stone poop of indian 
     is real  serious question
     not doing every day is action



   Read in daily newspapers


Poem Details | by Jack Ellison |
Categories: allusion,

Feeling Mellow Today



Feeling mellow today, why, I can't imagine Just one of those days that can now and then happen My bills are all paid My life I wouldn't trade Here's a metaphor, my life's like silk and satin


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