When we talk about poetry, we often also talk about love. Emotions that run too deeply can sometimes only be described in verse. When teenagers pine for a special someone they will try to put their words on paper for the first time in a love poem. Writers and poets since time immemorial have spoken of love. Let's just say, love is a subject that never really gets old.
On this page we have singled out a few of the most popular love poems among the thousands of poems on American Poems. These are not in any particular order, but they do all portray love from different angles.