Roses are red, Violets are…I guess I should leave the love poems to the experts. And there are so many experts to choose from. Some are classic love poems.
I remember it was something that we celebrated as young children. It was at times special and awkward to receive a valentine from a secret admirer. As an adult I no longer really observe the day, but many Christians and non-Christians do.
How do you distill the intense, loving, maddening, crazy connection you have with your mom into a few sentences? Mother's Day poems can be sweet, silly, funny—or can even honor the relationship you have with a mother who is in heaven. Whether your relationship is a text-all-day one or you love each other from a distance, one of these Mother's Day poems from daughters is a great way to get at the heart of your bond.
So to save himself trouble He bent it in double, And instead of coming — he went! There once was a man from Bel Air Who was doing his wife on the stair But the banister broke So he doubled his stroke And finished her off in mid-air. A strange young fellow from Leeds Rashly swallowed a package of seeds.
Love is a four letter word that comes in all shapes and sizes— in the words we speak to close a phone call, in the tireless hours we invest in our passions, and in the heart shaped emojis our fingers quickly type to friends. Before you begin writing your heartfelt Valentine message think about the person you are writing to. Famous authors, poets and notable figures have been trying to put love into words for ages.
Mother poems full of gratitude and admiration. Poems for mom say what you've always wanted to tell her. Short mother poems, mother daughter poems, more.
Unless, of course, you're single. Especially if you've just been dumped or otherwise split up with someone. Then it becomes just another greeting card manufacturer's money-making scam like Mother's Day or Father's Day or Second-Cousin-Twice-Removed's-Day no, they don't actually have that yet, but give them time and I'm sure they will!
For those in relationships, it is a day of tenderness and devotion, for the giving of gifts and the protestation of love. For everyone else, it is the one day of the year on which stalking becomes acceptable behaviour. If words are a powerful weapon in the war that is love, poetry is the ultimate weapon with which to ensnare ones prey or repel unwelcome advances.
A selection of short valentines poems which are essentially funny, but which have a darker side or a twist in the tail. Sinister, vengeful, dirty and sex obsessed are just a few of the epithets that could be applied to the poems; romantic they are most certainly not. Our opening poem has been misinterpreted by some as focusing on the ability of craft activities to bring people together. If only life were indeed so simple.