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Best Romantic Love Poems

Below are the all-time best Romantic Love poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of romantic love poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member If this was my last poem
Come to me my beloved,
save me from life's brutalities,
so this heart can soften -
sparkle like a million fireflies.

For you hold the light
to illuminate my soul.
For...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: romance, romantic love, spiritual,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member To Touch the Untouched
She is soothing music,
but an unwritten script.

A silent movie,
but visually, cinematic elegance.

Infatuated lyrics thirst to
compose onto tones of her curves.

Her tongue is a sensual dance,
a...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: desire, romance, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sleeping Beauty
It seems you only appear whilst I am asleep,
teasing rapid eye movement to awake and weep.
You hide, so I wonder how beautiful you must be,
fulfil...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beauty, love, romantic love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member In pursuit of a promise
A promise should never remain silent.

In pursuit of our principal pledge -
I ponder her secret garden,
within the province of our paradise.

For her love is 
an...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In her Reflection I am Poetry
Mind will always dream,
eyes will endlessly gaze,
lips will remain impatient.

Although, I've not met her,
the heart is a battleground
of anguish and angst.
Its cries, seeking the serenity
of...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, romance, romantic love,
Form: Free verse



Shakespeare Could Have Cast You
You had me oblivious to your antics, 
as you hushed me tenderly by the creek 
into your hide and seekable 
soul-surrendering secret relief. 
There, you...

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Categories: romantic love, betrayal, loss, lust, romantic
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Amorous Mystique - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Can it be, into this world we are dropped
from heavenly streams that have never stopped?

With sweet hope gifted to our souls delight,
oceans of love and...

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Categories: appreciation, romantic love, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Adrift in the Midst of Gladness and Sadness
Walking upon silent parched paths,
under speechless scarlet skies.
Your name sits upon the tip of my tongue,
listening to the susurration of my heart.
Each vibration echoes tones...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, romantic love,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Her Grace, Soft As The Silence Of Morn's Falling Dew - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo

Her romantic letters, birth as heart pure and true 
supported deep vows we both swore to be held to.
Her grace, soft as the silence of...

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Categories: romantic love, appreciation, beauty, loss, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Know of Great Love
I Know of Great Love

I know of great love...
the kind of passion that
surpasses ecstasy into
a world of oblivious bliss
soaring among the clouds
in the ethers of...

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Categories: romantic love, desire, devotion, happiness, romantic
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Between the whispers and the sighs
Between the whispers and the sighs

The sweet taste of champagne,
still lingers on her lips
The fragrance of jasmine oil,
slides from her fingertips

I know that I'm ready...

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Categories: desire, love, romantic love,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Age Of Summer Love


Our summer love began in Gemini 
with sultry eves of wooing escapades,
and as the moon did swoon as it drew nigh
my lust you stirred with...

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Categories: romantic love, sensual, summer,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member All In All, True Magnificent Treasures Given - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo


Luscious the fruits, beautiful under moonlit beams
firmly planted roots, outstandingly hot, lush-sent dreams
all in all, glorified visions, heavenly sent
treasured deeply with rapture stored, sweet love-nights...

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Categories: romantic love, appreciation, beautiful, desire, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member This is Love
Twilight's aurora seems so perfect.

Lustrous shades of clementine, 
caressing vivid violet visions.

Majestic moon enlightens,
as shadows come to life.

Flashes of light, 
pierce through a black blanket.

Love...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: passion, romantic love, true
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Melodies of the heart
In a black and white world,
feathered fingertips caress
ebony and ivory keys -
melodically forming a myriad
of vibrant and vivid hues, 
diversifying dulcet emotive reflections.

In a world...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: romantic love, analogy, love, music, romantic
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Promise
'There is no silence in poetry.'

As I swing back and forth,
surrounded by an abundance of petals,
I still remember being a stranger,
in a foreign land.

Sun shone...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, poetry, romantic love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member My Waning Years
My Waning Years

As my waning years return me to reverie
I dream about the days we spent with sylvan trees
As sunset casts its golden glow on...

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Categories: autumn, romantic love,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member September Splendor
Nourished by garland skies of scarlet blue
And velvet grass in golden green festoon
September wed us; one heart, made of two

Days of turquoise kisses, too much,...

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Categories: romantic love, butterfly, kiss, moon, romantic
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member LONG STEMMED ROSES


Lavish luscious liaison
Orchestrated obsession
Nocturnal nebulae
Gifted graceful gallantry

Secluded sanctuary
Tiffany telltale turtledoves
Effervescent ecstacy
Metaphysical mascarade
Magically manipulated mandolin
Erotic entanglement 
Delectable daredevil demigods

Rhythmic romance rhapsody
Openhearted opulence
Secret sensuous seduction  
Exquisite...

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Categories: romantic love, flower, lust, night, romantic
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member There Is A Star With My Name On It


O, how love has bloomed -

fantasies like wild flowers plucked..
a collection of candlelight craves and desires
fill a wistful star-maiden’s basket
a bouquet of white asters from...

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Categories: romantic love, desire, hope, night, romantic
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When souls spark
come here my dear
sky is so clear
lets stay right here
keep our hearts near

i'll hold your hand
so strong we'll stand
i'll hold you tight
guard like a knight

gone...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: romantic love, soulmate, true
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member His Star-Dusted Desire


He wonders

at the aphrodisiac of her jasmine air
stirring the breeze of his being
heady in the breathy mood of her moon garden
amidst stargazer’s pink whispers

and he...

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Categories: beauty, desire, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
WHAT WOULD IT BE LIKE
What would it be like to love you
To know much more than just your name
Your poetic lines are heart magnets
Thoughts of you are driving me...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: romantic love, destiny, hope, how i
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Your Love Redeemed My Faith In Hope - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Across the dance floor, your soft sashaying gown flew
with its bright waving gleams of silver dust and blue;
within that blessed gaze, lonesome heart jumped a...

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Categories: emotions, hope, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Midnight walk
Vibrant twilight colours drain
from transcending skies.
Black velvet blankets remain;
luminous stars rise.

Tread lightly, darkness is here.
Such an eerie night,
promise me to remain near;
be my guiding light.

Shadows...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: romantic love, love, night, romantic, romantic
Form: Rhyme