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Best Sunlit Poems

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

Premium Member Autumn Afterglow
Autumn Afterglow

As halcyon summer days 
    wave goodbye
Bucolic trees seen from 
    an autumn sky
Become a cynosure 

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Categories: sunlit, autumn, beauty, october, seasons, sky, tree,
Form: Rhyme

A Place
I have seen fair lady April
Dance with daffodils;
I have seen the misty dawn
Light moors and windy hills.
Painted in dark shadows
Of a sunlit afternoon
I have smelled...

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Categories: sunlit, life, dark, dark, daffodils,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Squalling seagulls sip morning sunshine
Squalling seagulls sip the morning sunshine
Greeting new sun, spanning over vast sea
Wailing upon hills, watching freedom shine
Sprinkling over prairies echoes of glee

Greeting new sun, spanning...

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Categories: sunlit, bird, imagery, nature,
Form: Pantoum
The Tower rebuilt
I shall resolve to leave this
Place now...
And steadfastly search out,
Nestling between ridge and bluff
Amidst the folds of a foreign 
Several acres of unkempt ground
Fallow and...

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Categories: sunlit, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Saw a Sundrop: Constanza
I saw a sundrop in a field,
a daffodil to be exact,
stand brave upon the snow-filled tract.

In blighting cold it would not yield;
long since its fellows...

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Categories: sunlit, hope, metaphor, winter,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Alaska glaciers
Glacial hills rise elevating fervid sights

Mesmerizing desires adorned turquoise blue

Arousing cobalt passions in sapphire heights

Floating cotton balls on melting cyan hue.

Above your scenic view gloats...

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Categories: sunlit, nature,
Form: Rispetto
Sun Dance
~Sun Dancing~         

Bright yellow sparks glisten around the landscape
Sheer environment expose  
Warmth slinks down every step...

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Categories: sunlit, beauty, immigration, magic, metaphor, pride, summer,
Form: Verse
A yarn of sunshine
"I've got sunshine" 

This heavy weight wind
jiggles the chimes limbs hanging
a thousand sound waves invade 
visible radiation

Dark moonlight tempest
blunders off the mountain...

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Categories: sunlit, nature, light, light,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Change
(A Paul Callus co-write) 

The tempest came from nowhere; it took me by surprise
The wind and drawling thunder tried hard to quell my cries.
The darkness...

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Categories: sunlit, change, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dreamtime: flowers never bloom
I heard my name  from shadows spoke,
beyond the place called time

where thoughts begin, from deep within
where names have never been

It's there I found the...

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Categories: sunlit, imagination
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Sleeping Beauty
Laughing amid the joyful morn as dashing through this sunlit meadow; sprites

Colouring in smiles whileas nature gazes and angels point, unto a clearing....

Rising columns aneath...

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Categories: sunlit, happiness,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Time To Let You Go
Beneath the sunlit sky I see your face,
and in that moment you reveal your touch-
I feel the way you’ve mastered your embrace,
and through the night...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunlit, emotions, lost love, passion,
Form: Sonnet
Spider web
filigree shimmers
sunlit dewdrop tiara
graces summer rose...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunlit, beauty, flower,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The Hushed Tone Of Her Love
Lived it
Like a daydream 

Floated - Befell

A note
Scented in love
She wrote.

Maurice Yvonne
Sponsor: nette onclaud


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Categories: sunlit, love,
Form: Verse
A Silent Prayer

On silky sky, a silent prayer
for God and love and stars live there.
In light of sun and milky moon,
in depths of dark and crests of...

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Categories: sunlit, faith, prayer, sky,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Autumn Stroll
Autumn Stroll


Gold foliage

Brilliantly surrounds me

Strolling forest's sunlit pathway


Sandra M. Haight

~1st Place~
Contest: Autumn Stroll Cinquain Form
Sponsor: Eve Roper
Judged: 10/26/2015


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Categories: sunlit, autumn,
Form: Cinquain
A Little Piece of Paradise
A Little Piece of Paradise

An Eden-like orangery, her secret place for refreshing reverie,
a haven, from an abusive marriage, where her body and mind are free.

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Categories: sunlit, abuse, emotions, freedom, longing, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Taste of Guinness, Scent of Heather: A Monotetra
Sunlit days I spent on the moor
Sweet Summer heather scents allure
Bathing in waves on Dublin's shore
Aye, Irish lore       Aye,...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sunlit, ireland,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Embers Glow In Sunset's Snow
Embers Glow In Sunset's Snow

In snowflakes’ sunlit souls - an amber chest,
orange, yellow, blushing red impassion
resplendent ember hues of stained-glass zest,
vivid vibes enliven snow from...

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Categories: sunlit, beauty, snow, sunset, winter,
Form: Sonnet
My Beautiful Pocahontus ~
Red Cloud....

These reminiscing waters have grown somewhat stagnant now; mirthless repose

It seems as the shimmering simile river begins its, millennials requiem

Canines still echoing somewhere beyond...

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Categories: sunlit, life, love, time
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Oh How Bright Your Eyes Did Shine
Oh How Bright Your Eyes Did Shine
(by Michael P Clarke and Robert J. Lindley)

Oh How Bright Your Eyes Did Shine that morning,
I held you so...

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Categories: sunlit, art, beautiful, creation, heart, inspiration, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member a graceful touch

oh, to linger in the alluring sunlit shadows,
the ones that wrap the earth in such a dazzling array of wonder,
while holding it with an enchanting...

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Categories: sunlit, beauty, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Invitation
Come into the garden of my love,
For now it is high Spring there.
My sweet, my darling, my beloved,
Let us indulge in our earthly paradise,
For it's...

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Categories: sunlit, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blushed verses on amber sky
Where blushed verses of horizon compose on the amber sky

Jubilation resonates from marigold echoes of the sunlit arc

Quivering ripples of water-designs, glittering rays of golden...

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Categories: sunlit, color, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Butterfly Magic Juice
hope and joy 
sprinkled liberally
in generous amounts

butterfly magic juice
summer holiday shine
dragon flits mercifully

sunlit orbs
rainbow feelings
heartfelt spirit man

garden entices 
marigold's ruffles
teasing the honeybees

faeries tiny secrets 

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Categories: sunlit, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse