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Best Courtship Poems

Below are the all-time best Courtship poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of courtship poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Courtship of Poetry
I wrestle with my words in aimlessness when I write.
Poetry is a relationship to me, it's a troubled courtship.
I can't come to reasonable reform in...

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Categories: courtship, imagery, poetry, writing,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Our Courtship

He worked at the local newspaper office.
I worked for his employer’s wife as a mother’s helper.
He had served his...

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Categories: courtship, lovetime, me, time,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member When Yesterday Was Today
On cold evenings
Surrounded by friends
Warm and
I could stay up forever
Taking strength
From the blackness 
Feeling that I could float upward
And walk with the stars
On their lonely...

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Categories: courtship, lost love, love
Form: Narrative
When the Flowers of Youth Fell
When the Flowers of Youth Fell

Winter stayed late that year
courting Spring with a fury.
Beautiful gifts of snow
and dazzling ice, he gave her.
It was during such...

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Categories: courtship, seasons, time, war,
Form: Free verse
The Wonderful Journey Of The Butterfly
This beautiful journey begins
From a courtship routine
The male perch themselves on leaves
And create a glorious scene
Waiting for a female 
Just to fly on by
Now he...

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Categories: courtship, adventure, beautiful, education, nature,
Form: Light Verse

Premium Member Forever Entwined In Love
The first time, I saw my love it was a moment in time,
      It was a spiritual experience and I...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: courtship, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Dancing Bird - with video link   Dancing Bird

Yesterday, I saw a shadow dart across my keyboard.
When I turned to look outside the window, 
I spied upon a sparrow...

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Categories: courtship, animals, introspection, nature,
Form: Free verse

There is an english garden that I visit in a dream
Where trees are full of blossoms and the atmosphere serene 
A canopy of branches lightly...

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Categories: courtship, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Only Flame
My Only Flame

Love, like fire, is all-consuming,
And forever should be blooming.
Endless courtship is not a game.
As we watch each year’s seasons turn,
My torch for you...

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Categories: courtship, fire, flower, love, marriage, simile, wife,
Form: Rhyme
Star-crossed lovers? Not even close
The two were brought together at first sight, it seemed no future
Came from different families. One  with an alcoholic mother....

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Categories: courtship, life, love, poems, seasons, simple, spoken
Form: I do not know?
My father in the heights,
Please keep me in your sight
Cuz Parkinson's takes its toll
On mind, body, and soul.

I need someone to help me cope
Someone to...

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Categories: courtship, bible,
Form: Ballad
life Changing Day
Her heart has just said that
It has found the one
That it wants to settle with.
So in anticipation of the day
She will have to hang about

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© Shea Hunt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: courtship, girlfriend-boyfriend, hope, inspirational, love, life, heart,
Form: Romanticism
Oh! Dear gawd!
Mom looks through windows
A watched pot will never boil
A daughter's courtship

Contest; "Redneck Psalms, Improve Human Foible"

Sponsored by: John Freeman...

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Categories: courtship, funny, girlfriend-boyfriend
Form: Senryu
The Vicious Cycle
I haven’t been here in a while
At this point in my life that is.
The point where something great becomes misconstrued
more filled with angst instead of...

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Categories: courtship, heartbroken, how i feel, passion, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Silver Jubilee
Celtic courtship ended
nineteen eighty-two.
Marriage nuptials blended
"us" from me and you.

Seaside lovers heading 
to the Irish Sea
showcase Christmas wedding, 
silver jubilee.  

Touring without hassle -

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Categories: courtship, ireland, marriage, travel, wedding,
Form: Rhyme
Broadband ====== Lovers
ethernet courtship
seperated by the sea
keyboarding kisses...

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© Abe Lopez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: courtship, computer-internet, girlfriend-boyfriend, love
Form: Senryu
Season of the Firefly

The season of the firefly
Is such an awesome sight
The fields are filled with romance
And a thousand dancing lights

Their mating dance is fervent
And filled with great...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: courtship, nature
Form: Rhyme

Clouds up playfully dancing in the sky
Scrapes and patterns that float by nonchalant
Shrouds of marshmallow forms that mystify
Shapes cottoncandy in guise flamboyant
Ground's gusts released on...

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Categories: courtship, fantasy, fun, games, nature, sky, uplifting,
Form: Ottava rima
Not Religion but Relationship
God's intention wasn't religion.
He didn't want a two-piece suit pigeon.
A cookie cutter Christian.
A sneeringly pharisee.
He wanted a forever worship.
He wanted a forever courtship.
Religion wasn't His...

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Categories: courtship, christian, god, relationship, religion,
Form: Rhyme
The fairest fowl
Epitome of ostentatious pride,
the peacock, glorious in regal stride
parades his flowing train of turquoise green.
His crowning glory bursts in bold array,
a mesmerising optical display;
the greatest...

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Categories: courtship, beauty, bird,
Form: Rhyme
Fighting For Love
 My sweetness to you alone will I sing                ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: courtship, life, love, nature, passion, poetry, romance,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member A Lesson Missed from School
That opposites attract would seem the rule.
In chemistry and physics it is found.
And samples of this principle abound
from magnates to the smallest molecule;
from X to...

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Categories: courtship, love,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Girl Rising
Girl Rising    Unwanted Child

Since the day of her birth, she was not wanted. 
Her mother rejected her. She was brought into 

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Categories: courtship, girl,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member BELLS RING

Hearts skip

  Let’s kiss
  Find bliss!

Bells ring

  Sweet bride
  Groom's pride!

Judy Konos' Your Footle Poem Contest

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Categories: courtship, romance, wedding,
Form: Footle
Wise men at Christmas
Earth has grown old
Angels veiled the sky
And night has gotten cold 
To put to sleep the stars on high

Wise men saw a star
And found a...

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Categories: courtship, bible, chocolate, christian, christmas, wisdom,
Form: Quatrain