Best Colour Poems
Below are the all-time best Colour poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of colour poems written by PoetrySoup members
A Cathartic Weave Of Three
colour, break up, celebration, devotion,
autumn is here.
now that you are gone
who will wake every morn
to lift the sun
unveil the sky
etch in the clouds
who will paint the...
A girl named Sue
colour, angst, fantasy, teen love,
POTW 1 Oct 2018
Gossip about her
swept the school yard through
“Hey if you’ve got what it takes
There’s this girl named Sue
For a pack of smokes
colour, color, friendship love,
Eyes are the windows of a soul and they say ‘Love is blind’
But how do you describe colour to a sightless person?
Such depths to your...
A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings
colour, appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter,
you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you
'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
On One Knee
colour, celebration, for her, i
if you wanted to dance with me
i mean really wanted to dance with me
then i would
i would dance with you
if you needed me to walk...
colour, death, sleep,
Shine as a source of endless light
whose rainbows of colour deter the night
where daydreams are gentle as doves in flight
and sleep the sleep of angels
colour, blessing, easter, forgiveness, jesus,
On the day our eyes open to the prism of the sun
On that day, Winter solitude would be gone
The avalanche of differences melts into...
The True Knight
colour, love, romance, sensual,
POTD 9th April 2018
A story of selflessness without jealousy or rancor that is often evident through the ages in all walks of life, even...
colour, beauty, celebration, character, creation,
guilty as charged
i stole it tall
in its unique shades of blues and greens
combined and blended to create
FORGIVE AND FORGET
I asked you what I have done wrong
But there is no response - just a stony silence
No words can convey my guilt, my inner sadness
The Scent Of Your Soul
colour, absence, love,
The scent of your soul
a caramalized breeze of fruit odours
reverbrating softly through my memory
Throwing me right back in ninth grade
where we sat side by...
colour, grandmother, memory,
It is thirty six years ago, and I am with her in the garden,
where July is a picnic of egg sandwiches, cress-stippled,
fuzzy-downed peaches, yellow-tangy lemonade.
Isle of Bast
colour, father daughter, love, me,
Memories of the North Sea
sift in like sand kernels
on a fast, frigid tide:
events that transpired outside
the confines of rhyme,
as they were...
Ode To The Hydrangea
ODE TO THE HYDRANGEA
Misunderstood little Mophead,
They call her ‘Changing Rose’,
Her colour comes from the soil
And the acidity in which she grows.
Chorus: Water in her name,
The red wheelbarrow
colour, death, grandparents, happiness, memory,
The old red wheelbarrow is still standing there
right next to my Grandfather’s fixed rocking chair.
Though neither has moved in a good many years
their presence revives...
The Scent Of Your Soul
colour, absence, feelings,
The scent of your soul
a caramelized breeze of fruit odours
reverberating softly through my memory
Throwing me right back into ninth grade
where we sat side by side
Shattering Rose Glasses
colour, education, philosophy,
I thought I was coloured blind
free thinking and kind
with an evolved mind
Loving and accepting
of the ones I find
Yet my blindness
Is that of...
ONE FOR ALL
colour, life, love, peace, people
God is all colours
And He is no colour,
For He lives in the black
And He lives in the white.
He lives in the mixed,red
Olive, brown and yellow,
Stars Never Forget Our Dreams
I've dreamt dreams in my life
till you forgotten who I am
the smooth curves of my lips
and roses in my hair.
You've dreamt dreams in...
colour, daffodils, spring,
Stunning spring is my favourite season
She swirls her skirts and drapes the garden in her finest clothes
Dressing the naked winter trees and bushes with bright...
colour, love, nature,
Trees reach like glowing embers
to singe the autumn skies.
Leaves burst with blinding colour
like sparks that spin and rise
Then a breath of weightless fog
moves across the...
colour, funny, fruit, me,
Forbidden fruit is sweetest, or that’s what they all say
So I thought I’d give it a try and went for some today
I didn’t know just...
A Getaway To Ancient Venice
colour, love, passion,
I can still recall the look upon His face
Each thought still makes me go to that enchanting place
The vernal air was floral sweet and honey...
An Evening Primrose In Your Sleep
colour, fantasy, flower, sensual, sleep,
I wanna be
the mild fragrance
of an evening primrose
gentle and sweet
beneath your sheet
Cluster of petals
to wither softly
into your sleep
What is the colour
Soaring Hawk - A Haiku Series
colour, beach, beauty, bird, flower,
Soaring Hawk poised high
Back drop a deep sapphire sky
Winds in attendance
Mighty wings unfold
Caressing the Wind Spirits
They lift and support
Circling Hawk perceives
Rainbow circle on a...