Love Letters

Do you want to know how to write a love letter? They have a long history in our world. You can go all the way back beyond ancient Egypt to find the very first examples of love letters. Knowing how to write love letters is an art form in and of itself. Luckily we have all of these examples to choose from. When Shakespeare wrote his great tragedy Anthony and Cleopatra, he was able to use historical examples to help him craft the love story between the two main characters.

In today's world we have so many ways to talk to each other that the old-fashioned use of pen and paper is dying away. That does not mean that you shouldn't use pen and paper to write your letter. While e-mail is fine and even the occasional text message can be used to express your love, nothing beats pen and paper to really show him or her how much you love them.

Even if you are not someone who thinks you're a good writer, you can write passionate love letters. It is not nearly as hard as you might think it is. There are many examples of love letters available for your use. In any bookstore you can find three or four books about historical love letters. Whether you want to peruse examples from Napoleon and Josephine, or those from Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, these books will have many examples for you. The key to writing a good love letter is the emotion. All you really need to do is express your feelings. If you feel like you could burst into song when you're with her write, that down. If he makes you feel like a queen, write that down. That's really what it's all about. And somehow it's easier when you're putting pen to paper to say these things because it can be embarrassing to express such heartfelt emotion, especially if your relationship is new.