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Best Red Poems

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

Premium Member In the Sun's Last Glow
On her terrace where she once had viewed a crimson field,
she stands recalling heroes who were battling their foe.
She still can feel the terror! How...

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Categories: red, heart, lost love, may,


Can you feel the warmness of the sun, 
reflecting off the red tones of my hair.
The sun touching the edge of my toes!
My seasons true...

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Categories: adventureme, me, red,

Isle of Bast
Memories of the North Sea
sift in like sand kernels 
on a fast, frigid tide:
events that transpired outside 
the confines of rhyme,
unfolding exactly 
as they were...

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Categories: red, father daughter, love, me,

Premium Member Roses Roses Roses

In all her glory, dawn has burst forth,

With a slight glow of early morning brightness

I sit in the bower, listening to birds in concert

And admire...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: red, rose,

Premium Member Ode to the Redwood
I was once a little twig with dreams of being a mighty tree
So people would come from all around just to look at me
As the...

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Categories: red, forgiveness, friendship, imagination, life,

Premium Member Rhapsody in Red
When morning breaks in shades of wine...
  with claret skies to blush the dawn...
     I will stretch and yawn, and...

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Categories: color, happy, nature, red,

Slow Movin Tights
I'm in me bath here, with a box of red cheer, 
yeah a box of red cheer, beer's too bloody dear.
Me mind's wanderin twixt big...

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© Red OMara  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: me, red, women,

Wall Street

Set upon the new world stage within the burning fires of hell. Silently posed factions of the elite, suppress...

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Categories: red, political, slam, social, war,


I see the fire in your eyes!
This Red Angel, who's not human, intriguing with lies.
Pointing to the path that leads to paradise.
Ending Revelations...

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Categories: red, angel, beauty, care, celebration,

My Tricycle -
~My Tricycle~

Christmas  eve,
I could not help but peek.

There it was, a blue and pinkish bike.
With streamers all for me...

A ride, I wanted to feel...

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Categories: red, adventure, sister, blue, me,

Premium Member Apple Pickin' Time
Come an' pick yerself an apple,

Come an' pick a heapin' load;

Come an' pick a bloomin' bushel

An' a couple fer the road.

There's a dozen different sizes,


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Categories: autumn, october, people, red,

adventure, growing up, hip hop, repetition, word play

Life is but a hopscotch path
Players vying for placement
Rules to follow aground

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Categories: red, adventure, growing up, hip

Roses are red
Violets are blue
I’m up for a quickie
Do you fancy one too?

13th February 2015

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Categories: red, humorous, valentines day, roses

Crayon of Bright Red
Red is the crayon that I love to use.
So vivid and bright without any abuse.
I color so lively and make each stroke count.
Even making...

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Categories: passionred, love, red,

I, a Red Skin dog, as some may delight to call me,
I, a Red Skin dog, as some may delight to call me,
I have heard the tales of horror, from my dark skinned foes.
I have heard...

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Categories: death, war, woman, red,

Premium Member Blossoms on the Snow
(A Kyrielle Sonnet)

The tree stood trembling; red drops spilled
one Christmas day where one was killed.
Sweet daughter they would not see grow
left crimson blossoms on the...

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Categories: deathchristmas, tree, christmas, red,

She indulges in sensorial delights
Marked with the color of ecstasy
The passion she drinks is diluted with eroticism
The moon melts with her gentle gaze
Honey drips from...

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Categories: beauty, love, passion, red,

Pandora's Box
you opened your eyes but closed your mind
oblivious to dreams I kept inside
you saw the package but not the treasure
all of those late nights we...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lost love, song-me, red,

Blood Lust
Dark red lips trace your neck, trailing down your chest
I can’t control my lust once I’ve caught the scent of you

Your smooth flesh burns where...

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Categories: red, fantasy, girlfriend-boyfriend, love, passionme,

Premium Member His Rose, Her Death

All she had wanted was a red, red rose,
That would quell the love of that handsome man, 
Alas! The rose tree was...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, roses are red,

Red lips ...
Hiding into the darkness of the alley
The wetness of the rain 
Soaked upon my skin
My nakedness shows through my cotton dress
My hair drips as the...

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Categories: passionrain, rain, red,

A Monoku in Red

 a compassionate moon _ absorbing the suffering of innocents

A Monoku contest hosted by James Edward Lee Sr.
Based on Picture 3
Placed 2nd
7th April, 2018 


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Categories: red, sorrow, sympathy,

Premium Member Red-Dress-Fabulous Goodbye

Oh no!  What are YOU doing here?
I haven’t seen you in a year!   
But I’m sure it’s perfectly clear,
I’m still red-dress fabulous,...

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: red, goodbye, humor, moving on,

Bird Poop In My Eye
Looking up into the sky
a bird pooped in my eye
as it was flying overhead
causing me to see red

It was warm and soggy
making me feel queasy

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Categories: bird, color, humor, red,

Premium Member Red Roses Fade To Black
Red velvet petals, only I, seduce,
With hidden danger under the disguise,
My fingers feeling shyly, I reduce,
Thorns sharpen, ready, waiting the unwise.

Before me, bleeding poison, I...

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Categories: red, death, flower, lost love,