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Romantic Poems | Examples of Romantic Poetry

Romantic Poems - Examples of all types of romantic poetry to share and read. This list of romantic poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Share and read beautiful and classic romantic poems from the heart that will make the one your love smile or even cry. These beautiful poems will include many starry-eyed, fairy-tale, lovey-dovey, passionate, chivalrous, enchanting, and even mushy romance subjects. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of romantic poetry. This list of works about romantic is an excellent resource for examples on how to write romantic poems.
The Sun We Share
Oh, how I love the sun that lights my day and how it warms my heart when you’re away. For knowing but the same star that I see ...Read More
Categories: love, romantic love, sun,
Form: Couplet

You don’t understand how hard it is doing this dating thing. Lots of people like to dangle you on a string. So, it’s easy to believe that any guy is like the rest. But out of all the...Read More
Categories: romantic, crush, cute love, i
Form: Rhyme
My Beautiful Angel
Your heart is the most adored in my life Your heart’s filled with unconditional love To trifle with it hurts, causes me great strife Because it fills me with cheer my angel dove The light in my life when...Read More
Categories: romantic, angel, appreciation, beautiful, black
Form: Sonnet
Embrace and Release
When you love someone it’s not a lease You aren’t bound you can release Life is not some kind of race Contracts don’t form from an embrace In fact, the opposite is true You are not stuck like glue It is...Read More
Categories: hope, love, relationship, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
Notes For Marianne
NOTES FOR MARIANNE Before You entered My life Lonely dust Covered my Palms. I was As stubborn As a grudge, And the air Seemed dusty And thick. Having you With me Increased The size Of my brain As we play A soundtrack Of shared Dreams – We wade Through the Waves of these Dreams, And find A peaceful Quiet street At night, Filled with solace. Even...Read More
Categories: romantic,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Fireflies And Twinkling Stars
Lovers on a romantic rendezvous feel summer's heat morphing into desire. And adding to the feelings that accrue, fireflies and twinkling stars stoke summer's fire. Black-eyed-Susans, daisies, and wild roses, witness passion in a moonlit meadow. And under Luna's glow, he...Read More
Categories: romantic, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Romantic Reflections
Romantic Reflections Gone now are those halcyon days, Days we spent by sunny shore. You are gone now and in my haze, Reflections make me miss you more. I hear a song you used to hum; Words burning bright in memory Lead...Read More
Categories: romantic, death, grief, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hot And Sweaty
This sonnet will be far from romantic, It is unlikely to be inspiring, But it should not be too sycophantic, If anyone has bothered enquiring. "Summer" and "Love" I think an odd pairing, I find them mutually exclusive, Hot, sweaty summers...Read More
Categories: romantic, how i feel, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member I Arise With The Paling Moon
In the late August hot~coals afternoon, the gladiolus stir gently in the humid breeze, as children raucously walk home, an augury atmosphere, as hushed songbirds retire to sheltering foliage, a quieting of life's very pulse, then, in a rushing roar eventide's...Read More
Categories: romantic, 11th grade, august, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Connection
Breathing laughter across my naked heart Gentling my wild caress with a kind flow Whispering light, leaving me all aglow Loosening my hope, beautiful as art Clearing my senses with soft affection Electrifying my soul with sweet dreams Brightening my thoughts,...Read More
Categories: romantic, feelings, love, marriage, passion,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member fires, unfaithful
heaven ... is my prison ... that dreamy, white tangle of percale where your limbs and mine weave sweaty magic - a moon-daubed canvas of pyretic passion, public ... no shut-door, drawn-curtain modesty to confine or make sacred ... the danger of chance discovery...Read More
Categories: romantic, betrayal, lust, metaphor, passion,
Form: Free verse
I Love You More
I still remember the first time I told you those little words that meant more than anything in world I still remind you as much as I can that I was the first to say it In...Read More
Categories: romantic, i love you, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
true Love Haibun
Love Haibun Poetry Soup Contest Every morning when I wake up, I drink coffee and reflect on the fairy tale aspect of my life. I met the girl of my dreams in a dream...Read More
Categories: romantic, desire, love, lust, marriage,
Form: Haibun
Come into my chamber I shall color the music low chill the wine perfect to taste and for our light catch stray moonbeams flirting through the window place a candle or two scented with citronella, to intoxicate us. The...Read More
Categories: love, romantic,
Form: Free verse
The Orange Grove
Springtime orange grove Fresh and fragrant blossoms bloom Inhaling deeply Revived by cycle of life Caressed by playful sweet breeze. ...Read More
Categories: beauty, romantic, spring,
Form: Tanka

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