Brian Dorn

Rookie - 2 Points (1965 / United States)

The Love Poem - Poem by Brian Dorn

Love is understanding
Love is compromise
Love is generosity
Love is sacrifice

Love does not discriminate
Love is free of charge
Love is the solution
Love is who we are

Love is universal
Love is heaven sent
Love was fastened to the cross
Love's greatest testament

Love is triumphant
Love is somersaults
Love is compassion
Love is free of fault

Love is forgiveness
Love offers a hand
Love is eternal
Love is His command

Comments about The Love Poem by Brian Dorn

  • Bronze Star - 2,939 Points john tiong chunghoo (3/30/2008 2:09:00 AM)

    love is the world's strengths and weaknesses. good one brian. (Report) Reply

    4 person liked.
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  • Rookie Sarah Nae (2/1/2008 10:39:00 AM)

    That was so inspriational and amazing! Never quit writing! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Amanda May Moore (1/10/2008 4:01:00 PM)

    This is Marvelous! Love is God :) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Mary Holifield (9/12/2007 3:10:00 PM)

    I enjoyed that poem for real. Keep doing what you do and mean it form the heart. You could be a famous artist if you want to be (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Daniel Partlow (8/23/2007 6:25:00 PM)

    Very nice interpretation of 1Ch13. Here is mine, I tried using the Raven's challenging rhyme pattern: http: //

    Even though it didn't quite fit, the result was good enough to inspire me to move on to my second (and still my best work: SUNRISE ON THE MOUNT) : http: // (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 22,005 Points Melvina Germain (3/10/2007 9:32:00 AM)

    A wonderful inspirational poem indeed, although I enjoyed the total read I must say your third staza definitely stands out. You have taken the emotion LOVE and explained it in such total detail. Why most people when asked to define the word LOVE, pause and quite often say absolutely nothing. You my friend have blessed us this morning with an exceptioanlly detailed explanation of a very complex emotion. Thankfyou for doing that Brian----Melvina---- (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points jack russell (2/12/2007 3:08:00 PM)

    You seem to have covered all the positive aspects of love, Brian. A poem full of understanding and unguarded emotion. A lesson for all. Fine work.
    Best wishes :)
    jack (Report) Reply

  • Rookie R H (2/7/2007 12:01:00 PM)

    I agree with Jim, a perfectly penned testament to the most complex emotion of all. Thoughtfully composed. Justine (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Not a member No 4 (2/5/2007 5:18:00 PM)

    A very finely penned testament to the strongest and gentlest force there is. jim (Report) Reply

  • Rookie R R (2/4/2007 4:05:00 PM)

    Excellent poem Brian, Nice to see you writing again. It has been a long time since I read anything new from you. Take care (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Alison Cassidy (2/3/2007 11:16:00 PM)

    Love Is. This one really hit the nail on the head. Compassionate and truthful penning. wonderful Brian. love, Allie xxxxxxxx (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Karen Clements (2/1/2007 6:27:00 PM)

    Brian I think this is an a wonderful poem filled with grace and true meaning. Thank you! Love Karen xx (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Duncan Wyllie (2/1/2007 2:26:00 PM)

    Oh come on Brian, you must admit it, this is just great.......
    Love duncan X (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sandra Fowler (1/30/2007 7:21:00 PM)

    What a wonderful defination of love. The third stanza is especially powerful and compelling. Shine on, Brian. Your work is very inspiring.

    Warm regards,

    Sandra (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 693 Points Ernestine Northover (1/30/2007 4:06:00 PM)

    I'd like to see the last verse become the third, as the one verse from last would make a super ending to this poem. Only my opinion, no criticism intended. I loved the poem it was a lovely description of LOVE, and the words were gorgeous. A very meaningful write. Very well done.
    Love and hugs Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 137 Points Linda Ori (1/30/2007 11:55:00 AM)

    So, in otherwords, Love is everything! Absolutely awesome, Brian. This could be said as part of the marriage vows. Love it!
    Linda (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Diane Violet (1/30/2007 11:33:00 AM)

    I think this is the best 'love is' poem Brian.......wonderful.......Diane (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 60,123 Points Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (1/30/2007 10:45:00 AM)

    Brian>>>Nice, clean, crisp & mellifluous versing....Like stanza 3 best, however the
    entire work is spot-on Solid....................F. j. R. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Esther Leclerc (1/30/2007 10:09:00 AM)

    Brian, a concise yet comprehensive poem on the subject that unites and divides more people than anything else. Your words highlight the former aspect beautifully, and I agree with every single one! Love is... Esther : ] (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,939 Points john tiong chunghoo (1/30/2007 9:37:00 AM)

    love is everything and everything. thank you for the poem brian. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, January 6, 2011

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