Literary Luminary

2 Similes and 2 Metaphors

  • His eyes were hollows of madness, his hair like moldy hay.
  • Page 1, stanza 4. They stretched and strained in the darkness, and the hours crawled by like years. Page 2, stanza 4.
  • The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees.
  • The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas.

1 example of alliteration and 1 example of vivid imagery

  • Over the cobbles he clattered and clashed in the dark inn-yard. Page 1 stanza 3
  • They had tied her up to attention, with many a sniggering jest; They bound a musket beside her, with the barrel beneath her breast!