Gwendolyn Brooks

(7 June 1917 – 3 December 2000 / Topeka, Kansas)

To Be In Love - Poem by Gwendolyn Brooks

To be in love
Is to touch with a lighter hand.
In yourself you stretch, you are well.
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Comments about To Be In Love by Gwendolyn Brooks

  • (10/17/2019 9:45:00 AM)

    I know I'm 10 but I love her poems they are sweet and they are good for people when their down or having a bad times but I'm still 10 and that won; t change a thing and love and hope we love her and what she has done for us thank.By: Jhayanna Brooks (Report)Reply

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  • Chinedu Dike (10/12/2019 8:56:00 AM)

    A beautiful love poem well articulated and nicely penned with insight. Lovely and very passionate write. Thanks for sharing. (Report)Reply

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  • (9/5/2019 10:15:00 AM)

    Superb (Report)Reply

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  • (6/11/2019 1:01:00 PM)

    Im researching Gwendolyn and shes amazing but im having trouble writing an original poem shawdoing her work because she doesnt really have a set pattern with her poems but its still amazing (Report)Reply

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  • (6/1/2018 6:46:00 AM)

    You potty shut bakvass (Report)Reply

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  • (3/1/2018 3:31:00 PM)

    I love Gwendolyn brooks (Report)Reply

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  • (2/5/2018 9:48:00 AM)

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  • (1/31/2018 12:57:00 PM)

    I'm doing a research thing on her and this is cool to find! I LOVE GWENDOLYN BROOKS! ! ! shes so amazing! (Report)Reply

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  • Bernard Snyder (7/24/2015 11:20:00 PM)

    Love is such a beautiful emotion! (Report)Reply

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  • Anil Kumar Panda (7/24/2015 8:35:00 PM)

    So true and powerful drop.Liked it. (Report)Reply

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  • Ramesh T A (7/24/2015 8:10:00 AM)

    This poem says clearly practical way of love based on experience in life! (Report)Reply

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  • (8/6/2008 3:45:00 PM)

    I like the swing of the poet. It gives us a long look, and a brief shape to the aspect of being in love. The abstract cares are finally uplifting the poem’s enterprise, and unique glimpses are made on the beauty of the subject. It can release a passion, just as the matter itself can release excitement. Much of the poem strives for a natural appraisal of being in love, with a similitude that is perfect, and an ending so metaphorical. (Report)Reply

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  • (2/24/2008 2:27:00 AM)

    These lines 'You are the beautiful half Of a golden hurt.' are truly magical symmetry of two lovers.... (Report)Reply

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  • (10/2/2007 3:44:00 PM)

    Lovely Piece, deep love, well described. (Report)Reply

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  • (6/15/2007 12:45:00 AM)

    I love this true attest to Love and all the wonderful imagery you bring to great piece of poetry...true thoughts were shared and enjoyed.Wish U were still around to write more...may be now you are entertaining the Angels with your great works Gwendolyn...10/10

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  • (4/19/2006 10:09:00 PM)

    I love this is just how I feel about someone right now (Report)Reply

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  • (5/19/2005 4:17:00 PM)

    It's a great poem. Very vivid in its description of what love is. (Report)Reply

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