From the Archives on Valentine's Day


A collection of poems from the Review’s archives for Valentine’s Day.

From October 1997, Charles Wright, “Half February”

From March 2008, David Wagoner, “Trying to Write a Poem While the Couple in the Apartment Overhead Make Love”

From June 2008, Aaron Fagan, “Love”

From March 2013, Cecily Parks, “Love Poem”

From June 2013, Erica McAlpine, “Love Poem as Ars Poetica”

From January 2017, Sarah Best, “Tinder”

From June 2018, Susan Barba, “Wide Margin Love Poem”

From December 2019, Sandra Lim, “Bent Lyre”

From April 2019, Peter Balakian, “How Much I Love You”