By Jeremy Richards for Poetry Foundation. But the love poem? That is universal. The trouble is not really the poetry but the feelings. The problem with love poetry is that it must be felt and written by humans, who never feel one feeling at a time.
I like to consider myself a wizard of wit and words. Except when it comes to writing a love poem. But a poem? Not so much. The closest thing I came to writing a poem was when I penned a song songs are a kind of poetry no? Full disclosure: I wanted her to leave.
If you want to come up with a decent love poem that will impress your girlfriend, there are a few basic rules you should stick to when writing poems. First is first, pick your Valentine. But, if you are at the beginning of the relationship try not scaring your beloved Valentine and spare him from too many emotions, stick to compliments and keep it short.
Last Updated: June 7, References. Stephanie Wong Ken is a writer based in Canada. There are 22 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page.