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Best Purple Poems

Below are the all-time best Purple poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of purple poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Purple Makes Me Cry
Long ago, purple was only for the rich.
No one else could wear it, not a purple stitch.
It was just for kings and rulers of the...

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© P.S. Awtry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation, nature, purple, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Purple Vault
Peonies plum and white
on the table of grace
at nigh sundown's scarlet;
greet the hour with fragrance
as dusk becomes starlit.

Peonies plum and white
bring joy to the evening
of...

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Categories: purple, beautiful, color, flower, memory,
Form: Monchielle Stanza
Purple Poem
Purple Poem

Not too many moons ago,
A Winter evening so cold,
I rested in my Purple room
and wrote a poem so bold.

Proclaiming the Purple Poem,
Call me the...

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© Kevin Shaw  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: purple, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Purple Attraction
at long last the time has come
when beautiful lovers meet
the scent of deep purple blooms
calls to butterfly

on wings of gold black and blue
wafting irresistibly
to the...

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Categories: purple, blue, butterfly, color, flower,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Deep Purple Violet
Deep Purple Violet

Deep purple Violet – hiding and quiet –
 Beneath the forest greens;
Carefully we search for you
 Or your dainty face hidden – not...

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Categories: purple, beauty, flower, garden, joy,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Purple Rose
Regal blooms, lavender and violet, purple shadows, healing hearts who are heavy with the faded loneliness known only by the ones who have loved greatly,...

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Categories: purple, beautiful, color, flower, joy,
Form: Haibun
Purple
Each spring I fill a vase with lilacs,
Usually home to an inchworm or two
I find that I cower, awaiting an attack
Surprisingly, the little creatures never...

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Categories: purple, abuse, anxiety, courage, flower,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Purple Paradise
I dreamed of purple
all through last night's sable hours
in a sunset world

lilacs danced the dusk
underneath plum colored skies
in the sun's shadow

purple martin songs
from beauty birds...

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Categories: purple, bird, dream, flower, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member In the Gloaming
That first glimpse of purple in the gloaming
As dawn softly rises in morning skies 
Ascending along with nature's colors
Is a look of faith and hope...

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Categories: color, inspirational, morning, purple,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beautiful Flowers
I love pink rose flowers                                          ...

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Categories: beauty, daffodils, purple, red,
Form: List
Premium Member In Fragrant Mists
In the hall of clocks and mirrors,
Winds of time bring fragrant whispers,
Of midnights of magic moonlight,
And reflections of past delights!

Of golden days when lost in...

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Categories: purple, heart, imagery, memory, mirror,
Form: Lay
The Lilt of Lilac Melodies
Wan is the hiemal world outdoors, 
The biting breeze blows bitter,  
like a blizzard building in momentum, 
Cold creeps in through the closed windows,
But...

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Categories: inspirational, music, purple, winter,
Form: Verse
Violet
A purple temperature within my gloves—
For this night, the bleak snow is on and on,
Which I am gathering your meaning of—
For our knit in-between is...

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© Paige Hind  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: purple, dream, inspirational love, introspection,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Princess Flower
My sweet Emma,
I placed the purple flower in your hair and you smiled.
Carefree you danced as the royal color of your shift swirled in its...

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Categories: beauty, flower, muse, purple,
Form: Acrostic
Rainbow Something Ii
melting, Red, hot in passion
imagine some try to ration

teasing, Orange, stimulating in pleasure
really do try and measure

laughing, Yellow, funny in humor
sadness here is a rumor

growing,...

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Categories: blue, poetry, purple, rainbow,
Form: Couplet
I Had An Awesome Poem
I had an awesome poem
Written in my head
Writing poems isn't my thing
So I thought it up instead

The poem had a kitten
A purple kitten too
The kitten...

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Categories: adventure, animal, purple, silly,
Form: Rhyme
You Shall See
I sit with crooked knees, bent 
like the browning blades of grass 
trampled by turtles 
and picked apart by doves 

My moans aren't moans of...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: purple,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Each Passing Cloud
We took a trip to grandma's house,                  ...

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Categories: purple, car, cat, dog, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Red Is Blue
Red is lonely, bereft in aqua isolation 
Missing that misty half, that sapphire soul-
Cool balance of crystal breeze to luscious lava
The teal serenity of marine...

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Categories: blue, color, longing, purple,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Purpleman
My mood is purple today.
A pinch of chilly, a slap of icy rain. 
The kind of mood you silently curse.
When it knocks the sextant from...

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Categories: pain, purple, rain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Desert Rose
I was driving to Utah, because I had gotten a promotion;
And chose the scenic route, so as to put things in motion.

I had been traveling...

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Categories: purple, beauty, faith, fantasy, inspiration,
Form: Couplet
Queen of the Turf
There it was gazing up – radiant – 
radiating kaleidoscope silver green;
sharp with life, ready and expectant.

Spreading its claim, pressing out the grass,
was a thistle...

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Categories: purple, creation, environment, february, flower,
Form: Terzanelle
Premium Member Mavia of the Saracens
She stood, staff in hand ...
Staring down at the man kneeling before her
Strands of her hair danced on the breeze like a stallion's tail
Cinnamon skin,...

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Categories: purple, appreciation, arabic, beauty, princess,
Form: Free verse
Obsequies for a Queen
(Elizabeth II 1926-2022)


Are we - crow, blackbird, sparrow -
aware of what's occurring?
We cannot tell, they assume,
but gape and gaze from up here.

This is a land...

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Categories: purple, city, color, death, grave,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Proud and Tall
Of all the flowers God has made,
   there are those cast in purple shade;
      some small with petals,...

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Categories: flower, purple, uplifting,
Form: Couplet