Love is one of the favorite themes for poets.
Even if you don't think of yourself as a poet, if you are in love, you may be struggling with ways to express that love to your beloved in words, not only on on Valentine's Day, but for an anniversary, birthday, or just because the time is right.
Here are a few ideas to get you going. Your love is special to you and what you are feeling is as worthy of a great love poem as anyone else's experience. Because your experience of love is yours alone, you may be the best one to write down those special words to touch your loved one's heart, but on this page you'll also find links to some of the all-time great love poems that you can share with the person close to you.