As Valentine's Day approaches, I'll be sharing a few of my favorite poems, books, movies and assorted cultural artifacts about love, in no particular order.
It’s true I never write, but I would gladly die with you.
Gladly lower myself down alone with you into the enormous mouth
that waits, beyond youth, beyond every instant of ecstasy, remember:
before battle we would do each other’s makeup, comb each other’s
Source: Poetry (December 2009).
via the Poetry Foundation