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Best Yellow Poems

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

Premium Member Yellow Shoes in the Darkness
Walking through the land of shadows 
wearing my yellow shoes
With each and every step
I created color and hues

The shadows started retreating
As color permeated the ground

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Categories: me, metaphor, places, yellow,
Form: Quatrain

Yellow heart
This morning I wrote a poem
about a yellow heart 
pining for red fusion,
in a desperate attempt
to shake the fruit
that never 


And tonight I am alone

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Categories: hope, life, love, yellow,
Form: Free verse
our colour of yellow
The lake was still sleeping
a light mist rose above,
a weathered dock could be seen,
its aged wood; full of memories.

The air crisp, breeze light,
trees majestic; watching...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: yellow, happiness, inspirational, love, me,
Form: Free verse
Yellow Flowers
You made me love yellow flowers
in the middle of July,
when everything was dying
because the ground was so dry.

You offered them to me
with the faintest smile...

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Categories: yellow, divorce, flower, heartbreak, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Yellow Shoes in the Darkness
Walking through the land of shadows, wearing my yellow shoes
With each and every step, I created color and lovely hues

The shadows started retreating as colour...

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Categories: adventure, perspective, yellow,
Form: Couplet

Little Yellow Socks
* Written for my daughter, who really does have a precious pair of Little Yellow Socks.

Little Yellow Socks

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Categories: yellow, childhood, daughter, devotion, family,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Yellow Joy
Yellow Joy

Bright, yellow, fun balloons rise up in air,
bring optimistic and good-humored flair.
With cheerfulness, enthusiasm share
a brilliant, yellow, sunshine-like affair.

Sandra M. Haight

~2nd Place~
Contest: United Colors:...

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Categories: yellow,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Fighting Depression With Your Yellow
Your yellow appears during
the darkest days
as you feel the black set in. 
Being aware of your 
instincts causes a chain reaction 
that bleeds into nothingness,

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: depression, suicide, yellow,
Form: Free verse
Chase A Yellow Poem
I caught 
a yellow poem 
in my hands, and 
it fluttered like a 
frighten flock of butterfly wings 

Spreading its 
yellow bright wings, 
Then gliding...

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Categories: introspection, peace, philosophy, yellow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where The Sycamore Grew
The sun-yellow house seems smaller somehow,
seeing it now with time-worn eyes...

The street seems narrower, and the trees have grown..
and where once open fields spanned both...

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Categories: yellow, autumn, family, house, life,
Form: Narrative
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: yellow, child, color, imagination, sun,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Buttercups and laughter
She sings in soft tones,
her magic exists beyond the obvious.
Listen closely to her wanting,
She is wrapped in a trancendent light.

A dreamer,
chasing white rabbits.
Grasping for the...

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Categories: yellow, april, courage, dance, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Summer Sunshine
SUMMER SUNSHINE - "Sonnetina Rispetto"

Thank you Lord for this golden day,
This sweet sunshine that smiles my way,
This warm wind wafting through the grass,
That makes my...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: yellow, smile, summer, sunshine, sweet,
Form: Sonnet
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: yellow, autumn, october, people, red,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Xanthophobia
Zanthoxylum shrubs with clustered yellow flowers,
Yolks of eggs and yellow jackets make her want to scream.
Xanthophobia ensnares her. It is sickening
Wakening to an aureate dawn’s...

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Categories: fear, psychological, yellow,
Form: ABC
Color Me A Father

A child with a crayon can...

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Categories: yellow, childhood, family, father, life,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Sandpaper and Phantom Rainbows
When I saw him last, 
He wore grey bananas on his feet 
He had a pirate’s hat between his teeth 
Long last the man from...

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Categories: yellow, betrayal, color, lost love,
Form: Free verse
A rose named Brighton 
For your funeral flowers
A stunning golden yellow hue
The place you were born Son
But now sadly gone Son
This yellow rose so...

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Categories: memory, rose, yellow,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member For Suzanne, Green and Golden
“The October night comes down; returning as before
Except for a slight sensation of being ill at ease
I mount the stairs and turn the handle of...

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Categories: yellow, beauty, cancer, character, childhood,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sunshine Flowers
The Daffodil, peeks at the yellow rays of the Morning Sun
She raises her head  :through the withering snow mound : with Dazzling Beauty
The Daffodil...

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Categories: yellow, death, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost love,
Form: Free verse
The warmer months
I always feel like a prisoner in the winter, banished from the outside by the jealous wind. As I get older, I continue to make...

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Categories: yellow, adventure, beauty, me, me,
Form: Haibun
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


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Categories: yellow, blue, poetry, purple, rainbow,
Form: Couplet
The Daisy

Dancing flowers plop at fullest bloom
in the rustled yellow burnt fields.
It sways an echo after the winds
and hits the grass aside who sheilds.

The dawn casts...

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Categories: yellow, caregiving, family, friendship, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Autumn Fire
Life embracing death in fire
Orange red yellow and brown
Moments hugging before departure
A colour bonanza in sundown

The oranges that you gave me
The tomatoes that I gave...

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Categories: yellow, beauty, birth, color, death,
Form: Rhyme
The Wanderer part 1
I remember a day I smiled at her
And she smiled back
That was miles away
down the road
We parted there
And I came back
to find her long gone

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: yellow, allegory, lost love, love,
Form: Ballad