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A Metaphor Of Poetics (+1)
Kurt Philip Behm
Living vicarious… the most important attribute of an effective Poet Never consumed by your subject —consuming it in verse (Villanova ...Rate it:

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Hypocrite Auteur
Archibald MacLeish
the curtain falls. (2) A world ends when its metaphor has died. An age becomes an age, all elseRate it:

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Poem Written at Morning
Wallace Stevens
itself. It is this or that And it is not. By metaphor you paint A thing. Thus, the pineapple was a Rate it:

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Roger Heston
Edgar Lee Masters
about the freedom of the will. My favorite metaphor was Prickett's cow Roped out to grass, and freeRate it:

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A Dialogue At Fiesole
Alfred Austin
hath flown. SHE. Dare I with you contend in metaphor, It might not be so fanciful to show That neRate it:

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A Fable For Critics
James Russell Lowell
go round; (Or, if 'tis a water-mill, alter the metaphor, And say it won't stir, save the wheel be wRate it:

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A Sort of a Song
William Carlos Williams
strike, quiet to wait, sleepless. -- through metaphor to reconcile the people and the stones. CompoRate it:

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Any Saint
Francis Thompson
THEE; Thee His great utterance bore, O secret metaphor Of what Thou dream'st no jot! Cosmic metonRate it:

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Arms Length
Kurt Philip Behm
A vicarious metaphor —the writer’s privilege (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2018)Rate it:

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At Algeciras - A Meditaton Upon Death
William Butler Yeats
older mind commend - Not such as are in Newton's metaphor, But actual shells of Rosses' level shoreRate it:

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Autumn
William Watson
retrospect in Time's reverted eyes, Thou metaphor of everything that dies, That dies ill-starred, oRate it:

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Beauty
Mathilde Blind
beautiful, so delicately white, So like a very metaphor of May, Your loveliness on my life's sombRate it:

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Changed Voices
William Watson
Last night the seawind was to me A metaphor of liberty, And every wave along the beach A starlit music seemed to be. To-day the seawind is to me A...Rate it:

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Everything But Love
Kurt Philip Behm
from a Mime —not my own I placed a token metaphor inside a pictureless frame Giving you eRate it:

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Gnothi Seauton
Ralph Waldo Emerson
unto thy soul,----- God dwells in thee. It is no metaphor nor parable, It is unknown to thousands, Rate it:

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High Talk
William Butler Yeats
from stilt to stilt, from father to child. All metaphor, Malachi, stilts and all. A barnacle gooseRate it:

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Indicted
Ambrose Bierce
let that functionary floor you? To change the metaphor-you seem to be Between Judge Wallace and theRate it:

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My Spirit Set Free
Kurt Philip Behm
pointless at the same time. The beauty of the metaphor masking the philosophical content, pulling Rate it:

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Poetic Triage
Kurt Philip Behm
through all the excess flesh —that blocks the metaphor (Villanova Pennsylvania: August, 2018)Rate it:

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Prologue To Tancred And Sigismunda
James Thomson
the glittering false sublime, To sigh in metaphor, and die in rhyme. High rant is tumbled from hiRate it:

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Queen Mab: Part IV.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
tower So idly that rapt fancy deemeth it A metaphor of peace;-all form a scene Where musing solitudRate it:

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Still To Dance
Kurt Philip Behm
new postulate, no phrase left to chance Last metaphor a song —my mind still to dance (VillanovRate it:

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The Great Explosion
Robinson Jeffers
beauty. The great explosion is probably only a metaphor--I know not --of faceless violence,Rate it:

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The Mirror Of Diana
Mathilde Blind
glow twin violets dipped in dew. Mild as a metaphor of Sleep, Immaculately maiden-white, The QuRate it:

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The Moment Demands
Kurt Philip Behm
were right, but pointed they were wrong A metaphor chosen to soothe and delight, but our choRate it:

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