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  1. Skeletons

    • By Debbie Grenier
    • Published: June 2011
    Poem About Traumatic Memories Like Skeletons In A Closet

    The welcome mat outside my door
    is dusty, old & worn
    'cuz people have been entering in
    since the day that I was born

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  3. Seeds Of Growth

    • By David Rivera
    • Published: February 2006
    A Poem About The Cycle Of Life

    Water the seed, and a plant will grow.
    Feed the plant, and a tree will grow.
    Give a tree room, and it will bloom.
    A seed to a plant,

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  4. Love Is

    • By T.M.L
    • Published: May 2008

    Love is a burning candle
    It's not always easy to handle
    It burns, but it's still beautiful
    And it makes celebrations oh so meaningful...

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    This poem touched me in a great way. The people could have well been my teacher of teachers this night. I fell better for knowing the one I love is more near to my heart this night then ever...

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  6. Sun And The Moon

    • By Sierra S.
    • Published: June 2017
    Love Knows No Distance

    Oh, what a sweet love story, the sun and the moon.
    The sun lights up the earth, searching for her love,
    Only to recede into the soft ocean tides.
    Just as her love, the moon, does the same shortly after she's gone,

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  7. The Fields Of Happiness

    Garden As A Metaphor To Happiness Poem

    People say it is a field,
    A lovely field of happiness.
    With flowers spread,
    Throughout this field.

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  8. The Tree

    • By Paul T. McMahon
    • Published: June 2018
    Metaphor For The Cycle Of Life

    Once a tree spoke to me in words of color and grace.
    It said to exist it had to persist in its purpose to have its place.
    In hues of green it said it had seen many a year and season
    With interesting features like other creatures, which added branches of reason.

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  10. My Boat

    Metaphor Poem For Unappreciated Love

    You were my boat, sleek by design.
    I was your jetty, one of a kind.
    We were deeply in love and made for each other,
    And I promised I'd never harbour another.

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  11. Storm

    • By Melody
    • Published: June 2014

    I am something that can be anywhere.
    At roofs, soil, and souls I always tear.

    I rain to cry,...

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  12. Through Rain, Through Shine

    • By Amy Cao
    • Published: June 11, 2019
    Concrete Poem A Metaphor For Supportive Dad

    A
    Grand oak
    A majestic figure
    Always standing straight

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  13. The Calm Before A Storm

    • By Shana
    • Published: May 2015
    Poem Comparing Love To A Thunderstorm

    I hate the way you remind me of a thunderstorm
    The way the violent wind, rain, and lightning shake me...
    You shake me
    And yet I find myself unable to resist stepping out into the madness

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