All yesterday it poured, and all night long
I could not sleep; the rain unceasing beat
Upon the shingled roof like a weird song,
Upon the grass like running children’s feet.
And down the mountains by the dark cloud kissed,
Like a strange shape in filmy veiling dressed,
Whether you’re searching for words to express a classic courtship or modern relationship, a passionate love or a lovely friendship, or a love that’s painful and complex, we’ve curated a selection of popular love poems for you to choose from, from the classic to the contemporary and everything in between. What better way to express one’s feelings of love and passion than through reading and sharing a poem?
|2018||Unrest in Baton Rouge||Tracy K. Smith|
|2018||Wade in the Water||Tracy K. Smith|
|2018||I Loved You Before I Was Born||Li-Young Lee|
|2018||First Husband||Lucy Ives|
|2017||Vows (for a gay wedding)||Joseph O. Legaspi|