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Red Poems | Examples of Red Poetry

Red Poems - Examples of all types of red poetry to share and read. This list of red poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of red poetry. This list of works about red is an excellent resource for examples on how to write red poems.
A Taste of Sweet Temptation
Red is the flavor of passion and desire The taste of a kiss that sets your soul on fire Red is the spice that tingles your tongue Heat that warms you when the night is young Red is the...Read More
Categories: red, desire, fire, lust, passion,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member RUN
reverie’s red run universe moon sun souls soars body burns...Read More
Categories: red, appreciation, creation, poems, poetry,
Form: Senryu
corner pocket
8 ball pot black decides the win or lose blue chalk the cue kiss the dusty finger tips the lips smile back at you, read, wet, glistening - ivories like dice, behind them words peppered from the tongue thrown black, blue stardust outside...Read More
Categories: blue, red, word play,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member GrassRoot UpRising
Asked the crowning Trees of their Grass rooting neighbors When you feel like singing while dancing are you more likely to invoke devotion to capitalism's competitions or compassion's cooperation? Responsive chords, amusing reeds and whistling thistles shyly reply When we feel most wealthy voiced and healthy choiced are...Read More
Categories: red, devotion, earth day, green,
Form: Parallelismus Membrorum
Premium Member Roses
Red roses divine Offered with delight Some often pink or Enticingly white, a Satisfying sight. ...Read More
Categories: red, beauty, rose, roses are
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member Nothing is happening
Nothing is happening.. The seeming story Unfolding and folding Is secretly Nothing And in another story The secret is revealed To no one......Read More
Categories: red, beauty, perspective, roses are
Form: Light Verse
Roses are Red, or Purple, or Pink
Roses are red, or purple, or pink an artistic palette in colors that link. Petals unfurl in radiant hues a vibrant symphony—amor’s untamed muse. Red blossoms, a fiery embrace passion and love, interlaced with grace. Their velvety touch, a tender caress a...Read More
Categories: red, beauty, color, life, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Valentine’s Limerick
Valentine’s Day I do love you a day of red~pink but not blue you are like candy~sweet much better than red meat God sent me to you~who knew...Read More
Categories: blue, love, red, sweet,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Red Flowers From My Love
Summertime lover I'm waiting at the station; Strawberry evening! Anticipation heartbeat, like rainbow glimpsed from a street. Dusky moments fly like dense willows in wild wind, in the moss green spring. Then a train roars like thunder Scent blooms 'neath stars of slumber....Read More
Categories: flower, nature, red, romance,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Featuring Feet
dance of red romance floating pink tutu toe dance bruised blue feet in shoes...Read More
Categories: appreciation, dance, red,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Oasis
"Morning arrives when the brilliant sun first kisses the earth." Quote Written By Poet The hot sun burns my fragile skin, I am turning red like a lobster. Water is needed for my survival, but none can be found. Sand...Read More
Categories: adventure, food, red, sky,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member merrymaking
cardinals singing regal red merrymaking ~ priceless photo spread...Read More
Categories: bird, celebration, color, red,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member red
celebration cheer Nature conversing in red ~ distinctive accent...Read More
Categories: red, celebration, color, environment, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Mittens
Little Lillian lost us two, a widower of warmth, we’ve been waiting here….patiently, for wherever has she gone? Night’s airing scary notions, her hands beaten bare, we cosseted, but days before, in vermillion thread. Mildly mucky mittens, almost good as new, ...Read More
Categories: red, childhood, devotion, friendship, imagination,
Form: Narrative
Slow Dancing on Rose Petals
Roses curve almost as delightful as her curves Roses curve like cursive italics Roses curve like bed sheets We sleep on petals in Brazil, eyes azul Love is crazy and I'm a fool For you I'd drop dead by bullet...Read More
Categories: red, art, dance, love, poetry,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Red Poems

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