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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.
Premium Member BoneDeep Lonely
Imprisoning textures and routine lectures in loneliness, "your own fault" "not Other's loss" blame shame dipolar co-arising Loneliness effacing cognitive/affective reason and denying access to more social future seasons Including primal memories of self-appreciation self-sufficiency communication resource-fullness, And yet, and yet, Beneath such reasonable busyness, even when I can...Read More
Categories: red, green, health, loneliness, peace,
Form: Parallelismus Membrorum

Premium Member Tasty TNT
strawberries cherries ~ explosion ...Read More
Categories: food, red,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Sad At Twilight Hour Love's Paradise Can Be Lost, With Sunday Quote
Sunday quote, and new poem- ( “And we wept that one so lovely should have a life so brief” – William Cullen Bryant ) Sad At Twilight Hour Love's Paradise Can Be Lost, With Sunday Quote Sad at...Read More
Categories: red, art, beauty, destiny, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Blue Tolerating Red Intolerance
To Ecological Greens concerned about tolerating evangelical monotheistic Red intolerance of unstraight unwhite unmale unhealthy unsafe panentheistic EarthDays and dualdark wiki-nights potentially bicameral bipartisan bisexual binomial neurosystemic green regenerations of win/win resonant images Any nonbinary person all growed up in a homophobic straight white male anthrosupremacist monoculture must not fail to see to hear to smell to feel Will have trouble...Read More
Categories: red, blue, earth day, green,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Roses Of All Colours
Roses of all colours Would be in poems, art: All my love rolled up. Meant to represent understanding, The roses each mean something. Roses of blue Would mean I’m aware It’s true what I want is imaginary. Roses of orange Would mean I do...Read More
Categories: red, flower, romance, romantic, romantic
Form: Free verse

Lady Bird Though not a lady nor even is she a bird But she's the most exquisite beauty ever seen though never heard Her coat of ruby red ‘tis almost designer one could have said With small black polka dots galore This gorgeous creature...Read More
Categories: beautiful, insect, red,
Form: Free verse
Color of Flaws
Brown could be her crown, but is always a letdown Red does fit but can fade bit by bit Orange is kinda odd, a red and yellow fraud Yellow can’t behave and was laid at her grave Green is...Read More
Categories: red, blue, color, extended metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
A Red War
A blemish dawns the red sky Violent blush stains and bleeds on high Plop, plop, puddles of ichor and flesh Metallic aroma inhaled fresh We're bathed in the violence Like of group of lost nihilists Through the night, watching it...Read More
Categories: red, anger, death, hate, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Awakening
“What is this strange place we find ourselves in Trapped in the open, we are free within” ---------- Trapped out in the open By hope beyond hoping, Desperately groping Down passages sloping: We've been here before. We're faintly perceiving, Our senses deceiving, Till monsters,...Read More
Categories: blue, perspective, red,
Form: Tail-rhyme
Premium Member No More War
What wickedness is this for a start? Families fleeing, torn apart Bombing and violence everywhere People tortured while othere live in Fear Children crying Many Dying This harsh reality affects every citizen caught up in war What other atrocities must people...Read More
Categories: red, conflict, depression, emotions, family,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member red pompadour
burgundy colored looking to indigo skies ~ flight in deep shadows Written on 3/16/2022 For: Bird Haiku Poetry Contest Sponsor: Tania Kitchin Syllable Checking Source: how More
Categories: red, bird, color, eve, flying,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Scarlet Arising
Hot sun a stirring in scarlet hours. Sleeping beauty rises Red rose. Fragrance drifts afar on unseen wings. Under the golden spell She is. Written on March 12, 2022 For: Magical Spell Poetry Contest Sponsor: Robert James Liguori ...Read More
Categories: red, beauty, flower, magic, nature,
Form: Cinqku
Ukraine Rain - The Holodomor 1932-33
The Ukraine rain fell long and hard From clouds above on high, But what were shed Were tears of red To spill on fields awry. As storms of rage passed o'er the land A horseman through it rode. A black horse...Read More
Categories: history, humanity, poverty, red,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The DT Blues
Not so dear DT: Many voices have avoided asking you obviously challenging questions, Like, "Why?" I have a different but related choice question: Ten years from 2020 revision, would you rather be dead or a silently cancelled mystery rightly left behind by a more resilient blood...Read More
Categories: red, addiction, education, green, health,
Form: Political Verse
fever spill
the taught red skin wrapped her wrist like a ribbon; dim and so trimmed with disease. all bruised from a blood-let cephalic incision; she's thinned out and gnashing her teeth. departed in sin, packing cyst into vision; the brim is...Read More
Categories: red, abuse, body, horror, pain,
Form: Verse

Specific Types of Red Poems

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