Long Distance Poems

Poems about Long Distance Relationships

To love at a distance can be torturous, as you always desire closeness to your beloved. But closeness and distance are not only physical definitions of space but also how we understand our heart. So while the physical distance between us may be great, that space may always be small within the heart. Holding close to the ones we love and trusting in that steadfastness can calm our hearts and soothe our minds no matter how far the physical distance between us. While loving another from far away may be difficult, faith in our love may keep us strong.

Thinking Of You Poems for Distance Relationships


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  1. Sun And Moon

    We Will Always Be Connected To Each Other

    You were like the sun who brought light
    Into my cold, dark, and lifeless night.
    You made me realize that no matter what I do,
    My life will always revolve around you.

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    The elements of nature are beautifully used to express the feelings of the poet.

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  3. My Dearest Love

    • By Sherri Brown
    • Published: October 2013
    Love Forever Poem To Husband In Prison

    I see you in my thoughts and dreams.
    When I awake, how real it seems.
    You aren't here to comfort me,
    But soon I hope you will be.

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    This poem truly spoke to me. I met my boyfriend through a pen pal site for prisoners. The first message I sent him was just a picture that I had written on that said "Please write me." I got...

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  4. Someone

    • By Owain L. Derbyshire
    • Published: December 2016
    Your Love Has Changed Me

    Words simply can't describe
    My feelings for you,
    For my feelings are so many,
    But words, they are so few.

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    I met the love of my life in Madrid almost 18 months ago. I live in Liverpool, and next week she is coming to live here with me. This poem is more perfect and profound than anything I could say.

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  6. I Promise

    • By Shae F.
    • Published: February 2013
    Promise Ring Poem


    I am giving you this ring as a promise to you
    That no matter what, I will always be here and I will always be true.

    I promise that I will lie with you and hold you at night

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    I have this beautiful person in my life who never wipes my tears, rather he will start crying with me. Whenever I have fallen over he will also fall with me but will never pick me up. At...

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  7. Happy Birthday My Soul Mate

    Long Distance Birthday Poem


    Though at the moment
    we are poles apart
    in my thoughts, in my actions
    you are in my heart...

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  8. Far Away Lover

    • By Janna Rutty
    • Published: March 2011


    I lay in my bed and think about you.
    I love you so much' I don't know what to do.
    I feel your warmth at my side.
    The pain in my heart moves to my eyes.

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    I love this poem. It speaks exactly to how I feel about my boyfriend. I miss him so much. It's crazy, though, because we've spent nearly every day together for the last 4 years. He wasn't...

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  10. Love Apart

    • By Rhonda L. Luther
    • Published: February 2006


    Even though we are miles apart,
    You are never far from my heart.
    I loved you then,
    I love you now.

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    I am so sorry. I'm looking at long distance poems because I'm in this situation. Once we were 100 mile apart, and that was do-able. Then due to her health and children to take care of her,...

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  11. I Know It

    Missing Boyfriend In Jail Poem

    It was love at first sight.
    When I saw you, I knew
    Together we would be,
    Just me and you.

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    My boyfriend did 2 months in jail then he got out and went to a inpatient program. He has been in there 4 and a half months, and yesterday was his first overnight visit to spend time with me,...

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  12. Happy Birthday, Sweetheart

    Long Distance Birthday Poem For Husband

    It's that one special day created with you,
    When wishes rain in for the year coming new.

    You'll gather this year which travelled too fast,

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    I read your poem and liked it very much. God is watching your man. I feel it.

    Thank him for a job he's doing. My Dad fought in WWII in Arnheim and my Granddad fought at Paschendale in...

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  13. A Soldier

    Poem About Loving A Soldier

    He says he's leaving.
    He'll be gone about a year.
    He's headed off to fight the war,
    And his time is drawing near.

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    True love is like a flower. Its beauty will glow and your feeling will flow, but love is also like the seasons. It can come and go, but there is one thing that I know and I intend to show. I...

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