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Best Sun Poems

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

Premium Member October Sun
Ascending above sanctum of horizon, a dawn inflames the effulgent rays,
Enlightening daybreak as embers of light set the scarlet morning ablaze
Projecting golden beams on hushed...

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Categories: autumn, imagery, sun,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Sand, Sun-kissed and Sandals


(PoetrySoup Format)

. . . someone like me, sultry and carefree,
          becomes excited in tender moments,

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Categories: longing, romance, seasons, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SUN KISSED
you shine
so brightly.
giving energy 
with your warm golden glow. 
We cannot live without you. 
Your solar smile beams soothing rays,
from many a million...

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Categories: sun,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member Death of the Poet Destroyer
~The Untold Fatal Attraction Poem~

Mid-morning she sees the sun ahead
Her death flowed in a messaged bottle
Gazing into her brown eyes upon all open sores,
Her conscience...

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Categories: sun, birth, change, conflict, death,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member September
"September, beautiful month of my birth, is nigh, but I cannot feel glad."

September, drifting in with glow of moon,
you stifle Summer’s ardor. . . and...

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Categories: nature, sad, sun, time,
Form: Terzanelle

Premium Member Enraptured by Blue Sea
Enraptured by blue Sea, Sun chose a place 
above Sea, on a cliff. To touch her face, 
Sun then sank low; final radiance fell, 

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Categories: sea, sun,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Just August
In my little garden, balmy blooms are on display.
My purple Zinnia wears the crown in August sun
attracting tiny Hummingbirds and butterflies.
Ripe golden mangos blush with...

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Categories: sun, august, bird, fruit, garden,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ECLIPSE

The shining light hides behind my eyes,
Comes in a super nova surprise
My spirit glides into the skies,
Spreading the perfect heat like the sunrise

I was like...

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Categories: sun, beautiful, beauty, best friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Glory Of The Eastern Edge
In moments of twilight civility
an exchange of gifts - 
darkness for light..


from beyond the softening silhouette edge
you brighten like a blushing damsel
hazy haloed
unabashed in the...

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Categories: sun, appreciation, beauty, imagery, morning,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a balloon

a balloon
canary yellow
the sun on her leash

AP: 1st place, Honorable Mention 2020, Honorable Mention 2020

Submitted on June 26, 2020 for contest STRAND COMPLETELY NEW POETRY...

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Categories: child, color, imagination, sun,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member When Again We Meet - Sijo
When Again We Meet

Softly he says, "Should I die do not wait for me." She smiles,
"Just as the moon exhales no light without first a...

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© FJ Thomas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sun, absence, appreciation, death, devotion,
Form: Free verse
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: sun, color, inspirational, morning, purple,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Showdown At Soup Creek
It was now growing dark as the sun was going down
When a stranger rode into Soup Creek, a frontier town
No one could see his face,...

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Categories: america, humor, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sol To Soul
of the solar throne
your far-away fire reigns immortal -

blossom wild beauty of chrysanthemum skies
hold me in the unfolding glory...

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Categories: sun, autumn, flower, imagery, light,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mimosa Sunrise
fair skies 
mist Sol-kissed
citrine seduced 
mimosa clouds bask
dreamy in champagne light 

golden-god’s sparkle fills
chalices roused and
rouged as poppies
hail dawn with

Susan Ashley
August 16, 2021

~ First...

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Categories: sun, beauty, flower, morning, nature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Springtime

Cascades of dainty Narcissus smile with golden faces
Drinking up the sun as morning warmth embraces.


YOUR BEST RHYMING COUPLET, #4 Poetry Contest~7th place out of 10...

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Categories: flower, spring, sun,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Swarovski Sunset
When the first glimpse 
of silver crescent
sprinkles citrine dust,
sparkling pink brooks 
spring forth, 
flowing through 
emerald green forests.
Moss covered Pine
trees spread their branches, 
reaching towards

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Categories: destiny, dream, star, sun,
Form: Free verse
The Eternal Tree
I am Alive    Forever and always         Essence       ...

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Categories: sun, life, mother, nature, sea,
Form: Concrete
Sea Bride
Across the white sand waters
meld of teal and turquoise hue,
in sunlight, emerald facets, 
in shadow, grays of blue,
first breaking light of heaven,
tinted sky in tones...

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Categories: sun, beach, beautiful, color, morning,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ode to Autumn
Ode to Autumn 

Earth’s sphere of fire bids adieu to me
As dying embers gleam across the sea
In rare hues reflected by autumn trees,
Swirling in motion...

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Categories: sun, autumn, beauty, moon, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member DAWN
diamond dewdrops
glisten on gossamer threads
morning has broken

23rd May 2016

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Categories: day, morning, sun,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member At Cusp of Dawn
Mystical Moon, languidly adrift in pallid glory,
is holding night court, clad in gold silk sarong.
Ruling her astral kingdom, amusing with a story
about a cow and...

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Categories: moon, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Vultures Circling - Part One
I'd just checked out of a hotel in the town of Santa Fe 
Went to the store to collect supplies and went on my way

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Categories: sun, america, death, girl, horse,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Dawns Gifts
Silver shimmers
   reflected by the sea 
When dawn kisses each 
    silhouetted tree.
As sunrise pierces 

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Categories: sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Night Light
Night Light

Enfold me in your tender loving embrace
     that reaches out from the past with
long arms to keep me near you....

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Categories: sun, blue, light, loss, moon,
Form: Free verse