Short Love Poems

Short Love Poems

Short Sweet Love Poems

A love poem will not always be long and flowery. Sometimes what you need to say can be very short. In fact it may be the fact that the poem is short that makes it special. Its short length may show that you put the time and effort in to make every word count. You considered carefully every word choice. Every word choice has a reason behind it. A short poem can be the ultimate act of romance when it is given the time and effort that it deserves.

60 Short Love Poems For Him and For Her

  1. 1. From My Heart

    • By Mrs. Creeves
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems November 2007

    I wrote this poem for the man I love.

    Short Love Poem For The Man I Love

    A million stars up in the sky.
    One shines brighter - I can't deny.
    A love so precious, a love so true,
    a love that comes from me to you.
    The angels sing when you are near.
    Within your arms I have nothing to fear.
    You always know just what to say.
    Just talking to you makes my day.
    I love you, honey, with all of my heart.
    Together forever and never to part.

    Short Love Poem For The Man I Love, From My Heart

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  3. 2. Your Smile On My Mind

    This is just a poem I felt moved to write about a girl, and that's about it.

    Poem About A Girl I Can't Get Off My Mind

    I wake up every day with your smile on my mind.
    It's a beautiful sight to behold, so soft and so kind.
    My dreams are filled with the thought of me and you.
    I awake and smile, for my dreams have come true.
    I have you to guide me through my troubles and fears.
    I'll always be here for you through your struggles and tears.
    I love you more than my words could ever show.
    You mean everything to me; I just want you to know.
    I'll be here for you no matter the dilemma.
    You will always be first on my agenda.

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    I wish you'd know how close you are to my heart or how you and my thoughts never part. Or how you made me realize that love is one beautiful art. To explain this feeling, how do I even start?...

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  5. 3. God's Gift

    My wife Ann passed away in 2010. I had never written poems before, but it helped to take my mind off my grieving. I have written over 100 poems on FFP Poetry Forum under the name of Prince Charles.

    Love is like a river,
    A never ending stream.
    Love is shared by each other
    To answer someone's dream.

    It's a never ending story;
    Love is not a lie.
    You can share in all its glory,
    For love will never die.

    Love is all around you,
    The moon and stars above.
    Love is a gift from God,
    And God is a gift of love.

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    Love has no rights or wrongs. It's a feeling that's so strong, like a tall building high above the sky. It's hard to reach from underneath that bright blue sky. Once I look into your loving...

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  6. 4. Make Me Feel

    • By Mariah Chandan
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems August 2019

    These past few months I've felt numb. Felt like I didn't know how to love or even feel anger. Everything became so nonchalant. I gave up on love, but I recently found the one who has made me the happiest female alive. I'm blessed.

    Learning How To Love Again

    Take my heart; I'll give it with ease.
    Take my hand and walk this journey with me.
    Take these scars and heal them all up.
    Take these fears and make them vanish when things get tough.
    Take this smile and make it stretch so wide.
    Take these arms and hold me oh so tight.
    Take these feelings and make them real.
    At the end, show me how to feel.

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    A simple poem but expresses the desires of a living being: love, protection and care.

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  7. 5. I Love You

    • By Shannon
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2009

    Before I met my boyfriend, I was very depressed, felt alone, and didn't know where I belonged in the world. When he came into my life, I finally felt wanted and cared for, and I wanted him to know how much he means to me. I just want him to understand that without him I probably wouldn't be living to write this right now.

    Short I Love You Poem

    You look at me as if I'm the only girl around.
    You make me feel important and never let me down.

    You've shown me how to live,
    How to smile, what to say.
    You've shown me what it's worth
    To love someone each and every day.

    So this poem goes out to you
    For everything you've done,
    And I hope now you understand
    That baby, you're the one!

    I love you!

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    To my big shadow...
    I followed you around when I was a kid like your little shadow. We cried and laughed together, had our highs and lows, but we grew stronger with love. It's a closeness...

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  8. 6. Love So Amazing

    I am a romantic at heart. My friend became my lover! We share a love that is so amazing and so deep that just the thought of my husband, his smile, his walk, the way he looks at me, makes me fall in love with him all over again!

    Short Romantic Love Poem

    My love for you is like the raging sea,
    So powerful and deep it will forever be.
    Through storm, wind, and heavy rain,
    It will withstand every pain.
    Our hearts are so pure and love so sweet.
    I love you more with every heartbeat!

    Short Romantic Love Poem, Love So Amazing

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    This poem touched me because it reminds me of my boyfriend. We can't be together but we still climb mountains and swim the deepest oceans to be together because we love each other .

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  9. 7. Let Go

    • By Shelby T. Parsons
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems December 2015

    I fell in love with my best friend, but the feelings weren't returned.

    Poem About Falling In Love And Letting Go

    What do I do,
    When I'm still in love with you?
    You walked away,
    'Cause you didn't want to stay.
    You broke my heart, you tore me apart.
    Every day I wait for you,
    Telling myself our love was true.
    But when you don't show, more tears start to flow.
    That's when I know
    I have to let go.

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    This has blessed me. I am very happy reading it but also sad because it’s a sad poem. Another comment said it made my heart leap. It touches me right in my heart. It is now my lock screen and...

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  10. 8. How Do I Start?

    • By Denise Branham
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems May 2008

    This is to my closest love and my best friend. They motivate me.

    How do I start?
    What do I say?
    I love you and you take my breath away?
    Do I say hold me tight, keep me warm all through the night?
    So how do I start?
    I start like this: hold me, love me, teach me, move me, motivate me to do something great.
    Now that I've started, how do I end?
    I end like this
    I LOVE YOU!!!

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    How would I tell the person
    That when I see him, he's like a poison
    That he kills my sadness
    That he fills my happiness?

    After these years of illusions
    I saw him...

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  11. 9. True Love

    • By Paul Smith
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems January 2015

    This was written for Gianna, the love of my life.

    Loving Someone Forever

    When I say I love you, please believe it's true.
    When I say forever, know I'll never leave you.
    When I say goodbye, promise me you won't cry,
    Because the day I'll be saying that will be the day I die.

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    This poem has really made me remember my true love. I also said the exact same thing to him, but he never believed it. And I still don't know why. We were together for a year, and suddenly he...

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  12. 10. L.O.V.E.

    • By Jeremy Vega
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems June 2009

    I wrote this poem for someone who means the world to me. It tells everything or anything that love really means to me. This one poem actually symbolizes my love for someone who has been there for me through the bad and even the worst times for me.

    L is for the Laughter I give to you every day
    knowing you'll never go away

    O is for the Options we'll have when we're together
    knowing our love couldn't get any better

    V is for the Visions I have of you
    knowing I'll never find anyone quite like you

    E is for Everything that's true I've ever said
    especially when I said, "We'll be together till we're dead."

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    Hi, my name is Luzi. I'm 16 years old, and I live in California. I am currently in a relationship with a boy who I have been dating for over eight months, and I am truly in love with him! I...

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  13. 11. Our Love

    For my wife Ann, who passed away last year but is still in my heart every day.

    Short Acrostic Love Poem

    L is for "laughter" we had along the way.
    O is for "optimism" you gave me every day.
    V is for "value" of being my best friend.
    E is for "eternity," a love that has no end.

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    This poem means the world to me. I have been with my partner for nearly two and a half years, and we have had some tough times, but we have always gotten through them. Right now we are going...

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  14. 12. True Love

    • By Piet Modiba
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems May 2015

    Poem about true love...

    Short Poem About What True Love Stands For

    True love is measured by how deep you fall
    And judged by how low you are willing to crawl
    Just to save it and make it last
    It is determined by how willing you are to open up and offer your trust.
    It is hospitable, amazing at all times, and always kind.
    It is never prejudiced, it is color blind..

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  15. 13. Love

    • By Sandar
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2008

    This poem is something that has a lot of passion in it. This is a heart breaker for a new relationship.

    Love Poem For New Relationship

    I love you so deeply
    I love you so much
    I love the sound of your voice
    And the way we used to touch

    I love your kind and thoughtful ways
    And the joy you bring to my life every day
    I love you today as I have from the start
    I'll love you forever with all my heart.

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    I like the poem..
    I like the way she or he express his love to his special someone which the vice versa of my personality I'm having a difficulty in expressing my thoughts and my real...

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  16. 14. Cbear

    • By Kori Frias
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems April 2015

    I was left and broken-hearted. I wrote this poem and felt a little stronger.

    The One That Got Away

    If roses were red and violets could be blue,
    I'd take us away to a place just for two.
    You'd see my true colors and all that I felt.
    I'd see that you could love me and nobody else.
    We'd build ourselves a fortress where we'd run and play.
    You'd be mine and I'd be yours 'til our dying day.
    Then I wake and realize you were never here.
    It's all just my thoughts, my dreams, my hopes...
    But now it's only tears!

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    It is not love that brought him back. It's control and his need to prove he can still capture you because if had he loved you from the start he never would have left. Love is never having...

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  17. 15. Could You Be The One?

    • By Monica
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems December 2008

    I wrote this poem because I was very much in love, but I didn't know if it was true love or if it was just going to go down in flames.

    It feels good to be in your arms,
    to feel the warmth of your touch.
    I love to look into your beautiful eyes,
    to see how much you care.
    It feels good to have someone like you
    to think about every day.
    I love to take long walks with you,
    to hold your hand every step of the way.

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  18. 16. My Heart

    • By Vernon Myers
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems May 2009

    I wrote this Poem for a woman who meant the world to me

    My Heart is something that gives me life
    My Heart feeds and nurtures as if it were my wife
    My Heart is kind and loving down to the last drop
    My Heart keeps me going not wanting to stop
    My Heart has a pulse to it unlike anything in this universe
    My Heart gives me strength in the hardest traverse
    My Heart gives me structure in such an unstructured place
    My Heart beats at an insurmountable pace
    My Heart bonds me together so that nothing could tear it apart
    My Heart is something I loved right from the start
    You Yes!!!! You. Are My Heart

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  19. 17. Sweet Birthday To You

    • By Cindy
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems August 2011

    It's a birthday poem for a true friend. I had a crush on him for 2 years, so I want him to know how sweet he is and how he is really a true friend of mine.

    Short Birthday Poem

    A wish for lots of birthday fun
    To last until the day is done.
    Hoping that all your wishes comes true,
    and your birthday cake is as sweet as you!

    Short Birthday Poem, Sweet Birthday To You

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    This reminds me of my best friend. We both are in 5th grade. At our school we have teams. The teams are pink team, red team, maroon team, and black team. The teams don't spend time together....

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  20. 18. Come A Little Closer

    • By Chloe
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems November 2007

    We don't always have to shout our love. It can be done with a soft whisper into the ears of our lover.

    Whispering Our Love

    Come a little closer
    Honey, come a little closer,
    let me whisper in your ear.
    Let me tell it to you softly,
    So that no one else will hear.
    What I have to say is private,
    and is just between us two;
    just want you, to know how much,
    I love the things you do

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    This made me think of my man he makes sure I have a smile on my face and let's me know just how much he loves me and appreciates me and all thelove I give him and show him everyday. I'm in...

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  21. 19. Heart In My Hands

    • By Katiynd Jenkins
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems July 2008

    A short and sweet love poem

    If you said you were cold,
    I would wrap my arms around you.
    If you said you were thirsty,
    I would give you the ocean blue.
    I would give you anything: the moon, the stars, the sunset too.
    This heart in my hands I hold out to you.

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    Love is something special, meaningful, and true. Love is something to be shared when two people are together. Love is something meant to last forever and ever and ever. DON HYDER

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  22. 20. Beauty Is Love

    I thought about what beauty is and all I could think of was love.

    Beauty isn't seen by eyes.
    It's felt by hearts,
    Recognized by souls,
    In the presence of love.

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    Literally, you looked beyond what you could see. I love it.

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