March 10, 2014 10:56 AM Subscribe
What are your favorite relatively realistic love poems? Modern poets especially appreciated.
posted by woodvine to Media & Arts (26 answers total) 41 users marked this as a favorite
I went looking for this question in the archives and no one had really asked it. Links are appreciated. I've read Neruda and Emily Dickinson and lots of Rumi.
Yay: modern, schmoop/sappiness, sexytimes, realistic expectations, poly-friendly, female authors
Boo: Sentiments like "You're the only person I could ever love," objectification