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Best Sunburn Poems

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


Premium Member Sunburn
~Without  suntan lotion~

The balloon man silently left the park
Where are all the jump rope kids?
The hopscotch sidewalk is slowly fading
The children are covered in...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, adventure, summer,
Form: Free verse



Sunburn
Love is like sunburn; hot to the touch, yet painful in its afterglow......

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© Dan Keir  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, desire, love, love hurts, senses, simile,
Form: Monoku
Sunburn
The sun was hot, dear Jack did burn
He fell asleep and forgot to turn
His cheeks do hurt
He wears a skirt
The fellas asking him out is...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, nonsense,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Sexy Who'
"Sexy Who"

*Summer*
sand, oozing through toes
water down my swimsuit piece 
how I love the sun

*Summer*
new sun-rays run my soul
wind swims around my pale skin
sunburn, ouch!

*Dizzy*
strong &...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, fantasy, funny,
Form: Haiku
From Life of a Cat
From Life of Cat

From life of a cat what can we learn?
Never have seen one wearing a sunburn
Our cat we do have that does exist
Seems...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, humorous,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member - NEW SUMMER -

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Categories: sunburn, happiness, summer,
Form: Diamante
It's all in the swing
Who says I’m getting old?
My hairs are not gray
Its beautiful sterling silver
The finest silver around
Who says I’m getting old?
My face isn’t bright red
I’m not having...

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Categories: sunburn, funny
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member The Apple Doesn't Fall far From The Tree
There grew an apple family named red
Who all lived on their family spread
The dad was a prolific producer
Their mom a sweet sexy seducer
When they were...

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Categories: sunburn, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Nightmare
I'm working through the night
so I won't fall asleep
for every time I do,
into my dreams you seep
the one that broke my heart
the one that saw...

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Categories: sunburn, angst, life, loss, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Sand Crabs Lot In Life
Grains of sand 
hiding small burrows;
every tiny sand crabs, the Emerita Analoga
needs its burrow.
intense sunlight’s warm but
has its dangers, even for a tiny crab’s skin.
xiphosurans,...

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Categories: sunburn, animal, appreciation, nature, ocean, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Life Well lived
By Robert (Bob) Moore  (©2015)

The old man sat at the window, staring into space
people could only wonder, at the smile upon his face
but they...

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© Bob Moore  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, beautiful, family, marriage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Wood Anemone -

A small beautiful spring flower
Wood anemone, only seven to twenty centimeters long
An adorable little lady with white dress and yellow hair
A beauty for the eye...

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Categories: sunburn, beauty, flower, spring,
Form: Verse
Summer Time
October has finally come,
Mr. sunshine wants me to have much fun;
“Oh, my darling  can’t you see?
I’m so busy preparing for my birthday party.”

Why do...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, celebration, seasons, summer, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
shakespeare parody 2k14
Shall I compare thee to a most foul stench?
A skunk’s sweet-smelling aura more lovely
Than that ugly face which makes my fists clench.
Pray you leave; that...

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Categories: sunburn, anger, angst, conflict, evil, hate, passion,
Form: Sonnet
Jump Start - Susan Burch -
Jump Start  (( collaboration *  SUSAN BURCH ))


by~ Poet D:

How did it come to this?
You and me down memory bliss..

Some where in between...

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Categories: sunburn, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost loveme, heart, heart, me,
Form: Couplet
Seaside Memories
Modest swimsuits, bathing boxes
 White-blue flesh ice cold
Scratchy towels, sandy sandwiches
 Pots of tea being sold
Foxford blankets, picnic baskets – 
A donkey ride on the...

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© Liz Walsh  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunburn, childhood, nostalgia, night, mother, night,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 10
September is aging with a cool beauty
and the Missouri seems to be hurrying the expedition
into a world of natural splendor that is impatient to strip...

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Categories: sunburn, friendship,
Form: Epic
Picking Lemons
I’ve sorted spuds at Cora Lynn, picked asparagus at Vervale, 
Cherries in the Dandenong’s, beans on the Thompson close to Sale,
I’ve picked apples out at...

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Categories: sunburn, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Little Robin Redbreast
There once was this redbreasted Robin
Who there on the beach was just sobbin’
That sunburn must hurt
It glowed right through her shirt
The view set my parts...

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Categories: sunburn, romance,
Form: Limerick
Fern Burn
A young lady from Lucerne,
Had a rather lovely green fern,
But when she went on holiday
It lacked regular water spray
And developed a case of sunburn....

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Categories: sunburn, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Life's a Beach!
Life's a Beach!

Upon the beaches –
Waves will gallivant.
Singing playful songs.
Reverberating.

Joyfully spraying.
Tides crashing splashing
Washing sandy shores –
Rhythmically, cleansing.

Puffs of air through leaves
Softly rustling breeze.
Wafting salty air....

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Categories: sunburn, animals, life, nature, people,
Form: Rhyme
PURPLE NIRVANA JOURNAL
‘PURPLE NIRVANA JOURNAL’
Dedicated to the legendary Kurt Cobain—(20 February 1967—5 April 1994)
		
“What else could I write—I don’t have the right.....”
Words are a big pile of...

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Categories: sunburn, tribute, sun,
Form: Ode
all-you-can-eat
knowledge afloat
remains powerless 
waiting 
to be 
plugged in 
bugged out
anticipating
the radio alarm clock
WAKE UP!

use colors
shapes
push buttons 
twist knobs

pull into parking space
sunburn in the spot
gathering rays...

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Categories: sunburn, education, inspirational, introspection, on writing and
Form: Carpe Diem
Ocean Walk - Part 1
Walking along the ocean shore
Kicking up the golden sand
I feel the warmth of the rising sun
On the back of my freckled hand  
 
The...

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Categories: sunburn, nature, ocean, summer,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Tropes On My Island
Tropes On My Island


To go to Tonga like this had not been my plan

Recommended though it was on the lonely planet

Om mantras were now my...

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Categories: sunburn, growth,
Form: Acrostic