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Sunset Poems | Examples of Sunset Poetry

Sunset Poems - Examples of all types of sunset poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for sunset.

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Premium Member A Crow With a Cherry
It was summertime and the day was turning red, The freesia hours had gone past in loveliness; And upon a limb sat a black crow with a cherry, For 'twas suppertime and a banquet was spread! A starlight dinner...Read More
Categories: sunset, beautiful, bird, fruit, moon,
Form: Free verse



ABSOLUTE MYSTERY
I wrote this listening to “Marry Me”, by Jason Derulo. Almost every day I wanted so bad to ask you, But couldn’t guarantee that I might lose you. Your answer could kill me, just like a soft mellow. There...Read More
Categories: sunset, faith, miss you, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Snapshot Of Petrified Life
In the mist of the journey’s penultimate mile at the edge of the fading pasture of future obscure in the twilight hour the sunset swansong resonates for the forlorn tree of the being silhouetted still against the blazing skyline...Read More
Categories: sunset, analogy, dream, journey, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sundown Song
at the day's ending lone nightingale is singing as painted skies gleam the day ends in bliss so long ago the morning deep blue farewell song the blooms are dancing along the border of night in purple passion melodious eve with horizon touched in gold in...Read More
Categories: sunset, bird, color, eve, memory,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The Birds
The lake was beautiful and calm as you see yourself in it. The surroundings were made of tall autumn grass. Leaf's are shedding off aspen trees with cattails near the mouth of a lazy river. The...Read More
Categories: sunset, beautiful, beauty, encouraging, inspirational,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member As Day Turns Into Night -- Illustration
As Day Turns Into Night Through azure skies aswirl with violet…lavender…and pinks… The orb of orange anoints the globe’s horizon - as she sinks, And lends the glad beholder…though a brief and fluxional sight… Celestial cosmic artistry…as day turns...Read More
Categories: sunset,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Ordinary Swoon
In this Ordinary Swoon by Michael R. Burch In this ordinary swoon as I pass from life to death, I feel no heat from the cold, pale moon; I feel no sympathy for breath. Who I am and why I came, I...Read More
Categories: sunset, fire, hope, religion, sun,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Lavender Sunset
_______________ A simple scribble ~ Beautiful Spring Flowers ~ Thursday February 11th, 2021- Poem of the Day...Read More
Categories: flower, love, spring, sunset,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Seaside Sunset - with illustration
We've made it a point to see a ton of these for more than 50 years...it never gets old! Drifting down through crimson clouds in scarlet skies, she sinks, Stirring through the azure blue - her...Read More
Categories: beautiful, beauty, sunset,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Redbird and Cherries
feasting in the trees redbird with traces of gold in crimson sunset the song is waiting for a moonlight appearance white rose drifting clouds scarlet cherry hues as mellow day is dying flamingos dancing jade frog is croaking into a burgundy night forest green tree bliss...Read More
Categories: sunset, bird, color, flower, food,
Form: Haiku
TRAVIS RUSKUS
Tricky Rock-balance Artwork -- Valiantly Influential Sights -- Regularly Utilizing Sunsets -- Keeping Us Surprised!...Read More
Categories: sunset, art, dedication, nature, success,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member PLAYFUL
a purple glow hovered surreal in its majesty a most magical hour sun playful with its curtsy AP: Honorable Mention 2021 Posted on February 2, 2021...Read More
Categories: sunset, beautiful, color, nature, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fading Colors
Rain pours against the windowpane, As all the world has gone gray, With dark skies all the noontide, And foul weather keeps us inside. Like vivid autumn leaves fallen, Once exotic dancers on the wind, Soon dead and buried in snowdrifts, In...Read More
Categories: sunset, color, death, memory, seasons,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Riding on Sunset Waves
I write upon the waves of sunsets spectacle All supreme in her dipping miracle One day gone are we even aware Lost in our own day dream To bid farewell and say our unspoken goodbyes To the creators painted canvas...Read More
Categories: sunset,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Warm Sunset
Sunset sky was like a fiery red flame Swarms in artfulness swirls and whorls and drawn Glorious heavenly feelings breeze came Narrow wake trailing off with morning dawn. Swarms in artfulness swirls and whorls and drawn Wistful caress...Read More
Categories: sunset,
Form: Pantoum

Specific Types of Sunset Poems

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