The Poetry Question

Discovering the Relevance of Words

The Daily Prompt – May 15 – What Metaphor Are You?

Rules:

1. Use the prompt in the way it’s intended (starting a sentence, the title of the piece, theme, etc)

2. You may write in any format you see fit (fiction, non-fiction, poem, song, script, etc.)

3. Post your piece of writing in the comments section of the website to be considered for the ‘Best Of’ section.

 

The Prompt:

Describe yourself by using a metaphor.

About Christopher Margolin

Chris Margolin spent more than a decade in Education as a high school English teacher, and is now an Instructional Coach for the Longview School District. He is also the founder of The Poetry Question, an online journal which focuses on reviews of small press poetry publications, and runs a regular series called "The Power of Poetry," where notable poets share their personal stories of how poetry has affected their lives. Margolin resides in Vancouver, Washington with his wife, and daughter.

One comment on “The Daily Prompt – May 15 – What Metaphor Are You?

  1. JG Allan
    May 15, 2014

    I am a mountain, I am a valley, I am that swift wind sweeping the country.

    I am a rock, I am an island.

    I’m the sunshine in your hair, I’m the shadow on the ground, I’m the whisper in the wind, I’m your imaginary friend.

    I’m a genie in a bottle and my body is a wonderland.

    I am a simile; like Harrison Ford I’m getting frantic, like Sting I’m tantric, like Snickers- guaranteed to satisfy.

    I’m colder than polar bear’s toenail.

    I’m like a bird; I only fly away…

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