Love poems are usually emotionally written poems. Love poetry can easily be said to be the most popular form of poetry. When it comes to love poetry it is a very broad from of poetry. The most commonly written love poems are about the poet's love for a person that they have strong feelings for. This person may be their girlfriend, boyfriend or just a friend. A birthday poem for a mother or father can also be classified as love poetry.
Although love poetry is often written like most poetry it may never get read nor known about by another person other than the poet who wrote it especially if it's written for someone. Like with diaries and books of secrets poets write expressing how they feel with the intent that no one will ever read what they have written. This can help the poet embrace their feelings or do the opposite and help them to release their feelings. Lastly it can be simply written for someone they admire.