It's been more than 150 years since Elizabeth Barrett Browning penned "How do I love thee? Let me count the ways." Love poetry has changed a lot since then. For one thing, poets don't use the words "I love thee" anymore. Or even "I love you." Sean Cole, a poet himself, set out to answer this question: "Wherefore art thou, love poetry?"
Tuesday, February 13, 2007
Roses Are Red
Is the love poem dead? Weekend America poses the question to a few poets. From Weekend America's Web site: