Adrian Henri

(10 April 1932 - 20 December 2000 / Birkenhead, Cheshire)

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Love Is...


Love is...

Love is feeling cold in the back of vans
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  • Freshman - 1,391 Points K.c. Ford (5/4/2014 6:08:00 AM)

    Could be written by most with a pen in hand - didn't tax his brain with this one. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 484 Points Leslie Philibert (5/4/2014 5:29:00 AM)

    I love the work of the Liverpool poets, many years ago at school I read all of their work, there are good anthologies,
    try the one from Penguin.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Abhiraj Rajadhyaksha (5/6/2012 2:29:00 AM)

    I love the climax... I mean this poem doesn't have a proper climax. It is left on a very uncertain note. But that's the beauty of it: D Amazing work (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Robert Burns (5/4/2012 10:32:00 PM)

    Love is Adrian Henri, left undone, for the rest of us, to be made into fun.
    Robert Burns, Portland, Oregon (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 144 Points Manonton Dalan (5/4/2012 1:07:00 PM)

    so many of us tried to define love
    and if i read them all i would be
    100 years before i even have half. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 2,087 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (5/4/2012 9:33:00 AM)

    Love is what happens when the music stops....what happens! Perhaps from where the silence begins....Is that love! What an offbeat idea! ..... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 3 Points Dash Black (5/4/2012 6:59:00 AM)

    'Love's what's there when you are away from me' True lines, never read anything describing love in so a practical way.10/10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sneha Poovanna (5/4/2012 4:31:00 AM)

    These lines are so simple yet so true that everybody in love experiences..Love is all we need :) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Peri Morgan (2/14/2009 8:39:00 AM)

    The part i like most, and that i find most true:
    'love is a prison, love is free'
    This one line alone describes exactly what i define to be love.
    Well done on a poem composed from the heart! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie *Trusting You* (11/11/2008 6:14:00 PM)

    Love is what happens when the music stops
    that is a good line. good job. love is everything you said I think, but really I dont know I have not found him.
    *Purkey Girl* (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sakura Midori (10/2/2005 4:02:00 AM)

    i liked your poem a lot! your lines stick with me because they are beautiful in their simplicity (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Anita Gregory (9/3/2005 1:19:00 PM)

    I Love this poem - sure its not going to be to everyones tatse but sometimes you can make things too complicated and this for me says it all. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Lidiya Zaharieva (7/25/2005 10:04:00 AM)

    interesting, most definitely, interesting....

    the way love is shown is close to many but not to all so im not sure if this poem can reach to all levels, however it is very well structured and aimed at that physical aspect of love.... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Krystle Newberry (7/1/2005 3:51:00 PM)

    'Love is feeling cold in the back of vans' I agree there! lol... I love your explanation of love.. but it's more than physical (Report) Reply

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