literary luminary

By: Ryan Moran

Simile

The hours crawled by like years.

his face burnt like a brand .

Metaphors

The landlords red- lipped daughter Dumb as a dog he listened.

And he kissed the waves in the moonlight.

Alliteration

Over the cobbles he clattered and clashed in the dark inn-yard.

vivid imagery

His face was white and peaked. His eyes were hollows of madness, his hair like moldy hay.