Top 100 Poems About: METAPHOR
Top 100 Poems on / about
- carpe diem
1.Hope Is The Thing With Feathers
'Hope' is the thing with feathers—
That perches in the soul— read more »Emily Dickinson
2.The Road Not Taken
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
And sorry I could not travel both
And be one traveler, long I stood
And looked down one as far as I could read more »Robert Frost
3.Mother To Son
Well, son, I'll tell you:
Life for me ain't been no crystal stair.
It's had tacks in it,
And splinters, read more »Langston Hughes
4.Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer's Day?
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?
Thou art more lovely and more temperate.
Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,
And summer's lease hath all too short a date. read more »William Shakespeare
5.The Sun Rising
Busy old fool, unruly Sun,
Why dost thou thus,
Through windows, and through curtains, call on
us? read more »John Donne
The free bird leaps
on the back of the wind
and floats downstream
till the current ends read more »Maya Angelou
I know what the caged bird feels, alas!
When the sun is bright on the upland slopes;
When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass,
And the river flows like a stream of glass; read more »Paul Laurence Dunbar
8.A Red, Red Rose
O my Luve's like a red, red rose
That's newly sprung in June;
O my Luve's like the melodie
That's sweetly play'd in tune. read more »Robert Burns
9.A Poison Tree
I was angry with my friend:
I told my wrath, my wrath did end.
I was angry with my foe: read more »William Blake
The sea is calm to-night.
The tide is full, the moon lies fair
Upon the straits; - on the French coast the light
Gleams and is gone; the cliffs of England stand, read more »Matthew Arnold
11.When I Have Fears
When I have fears that I may cease to be
Before my pen has glean'd my teeming brain,
Before high-piled books, in charactery, read more »John Keats
White sheep, white sheep,
On a blue hill,
When the wind stops, read more »Christina Georgina Rossetti