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Black-African American Poems | Examples of Black-African American Poetry

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List of Black-African American Poems

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Premium Member Poem Games Day, Jesse Rhyme Black-African American, black african american, discrimination,
And Grandmaw was Right Secrease, Rita Lay Black-African American, beautiful, bible, black african
Premium Member Poem POEMS 20 FLYING HIGH Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, best friend,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 19 HER LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, black
Premium Member Poem POEMS 18 PURE LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 17 EVERY ONE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 16 MY DARLING Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 15 YOUR HONESTY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 14 MY CHILLS Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, beautiful, beauty, best friend,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 13 OUR FEELING Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, baptism, beautiful, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 11 MY LOVE SPEAK Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, baptism, beautiful, best friend,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 12 OUR SUMMER DAY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, beautiful, beauty, birth,
Pictures of a Good Father nelson, louise Dramatic monologue Black-African American, black african american, father,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 10 YOU ARE CLOSE TO MINE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, anger, baptism, beautiful, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 9 OUR LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 8 I AM HOLDING ON Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 7 OUR PASSION Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, beautiful, beauty, best friend,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 6 OUR FRIST KISSES Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, anger, baptism, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 5 SHE CAME INTO MY LIFE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, anger, beauty, best friend,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 4 FROM HER DOOR Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, anger, appreciation, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 3 HER SPARKLE EYES Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, anger, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEMS 2 HER WAY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, anger, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem INSIDE OF YOUR HEART Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, beautiful, beauty, best friend,
TODAYS BLACK CHILD curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, black african american
Premium Member Poem Shades of a Colored Man lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Distraught Nowell, Angela Rhyme Black-African American, analogy, anxiety, bio, black
Premium Member Poem To Virginia With Love lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, analogy, black african american,
Premium Member Poem A Tribute to Ali Williams, Marilyn Blank verse Black-African American, bereavement, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Over the Middle Passage of Time lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, allegory, analogy, betrayal, black
Premium Member Poem A Sonnet to a Sable Poet's Pen lowe, millard Sonnet Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Roots Lewis, TS Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, beauty, black
The Greatest Musinga, Seth Yuhi Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, black african
Premium Member Poem SUCH AND SUCH Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Rhyme Black-African American, art, beauty, black african
Red, White, Black and Blue Omolaja, Lizzy Rhyme Black-African American, america, anger, black african
ALIEN CITIZENS Baniti, Nailah Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, black african
SUNSET LIEVE, ELVIS LYONGA Elegy Black-African American, appreciation, black african american,
Premium Member Poem JAHMAL BRIGHT Sankey-Lewis, Iris Elizabeth Bio Black-African American, abuse, adventure, anger, bio,
War Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, america, anti bullying, bible,
RAPTURE EMMANUEL, SAMUEL Free verse Black-African American, adventure, angel, anxiety, black
AFRICAN SAVANNAH Vincent, Messoh Quatrain Black-African American, africa, beautiful, betrayal, black
Wages Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, bible, black african american,
Precious Time thompson, tamica ABC Black-African American, absence, age, america, black
The Struggle Mercado, Bonita Couplet Black-African American, baby, black african american,
Ashame Price, Quintasia Free verse Black-African American, black african american, change,
RIVER OF DEATH Vincent, Messoh Free verse Black-African American, abuse, africa, betrayal, black
My Soul Funk, Rospel Lyric Black-African American, africa, black african american,
Premium Member Poem CAMOUFLAGE Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Sonnet Black-African American, anger, angst, anxiety, black
Thoughtful Nile Olubodun, Babafemi Yinka Blank verse Black-African American, age, appreciation, black african
Wild Child Sihlali, Nokwanda I do not know? Black-African American, adventure, appreciation, black african
Black Davis, Jacquie Ballad Black-African American, america, black african american
Yen Of Greatness Pierre louis, Angelo Epic Black-African American, america, art, black african
Rule And Never Conquer Pierre louis, Angelo Didactic Black-African American, black african american, corruption,
HE IS MAD Vincent, Messoh Dramatic monologue Black-African American, africa, analogy, betrayal, black
Premium Member Poem From A Sista to the Bloods - Nam Thompson, Janis Rhyme Black-African American, black african american, encouraging,
Remember When Sears, Latonia Free verse Black-African American, black african american, community,
CHOOSEING SEASON curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, black african american
MY FAITH FLIES Vincent, Messoh Imagism Black-African American, africa, anti bullying, black
Dye My Soul Pierre louis, Angelo Free verse Black-African American, angel, angst, anniversary, black
Simone Legree: Anima Pierre louis, Angelo Free verse Black-African American, africa, angst, black african
Imagine, Predator DNT, Denis Elegy Black-African American, africa, anger, beautiful, black
The unwanted beauty Dunbar, Mafata Free verse Black-African American, art, beauty, black african
Healer McDougall, Latisha Enclosed Rhyme Black-African American, abuse, black african american,
STILL BLACK TODAY Vincent, Messoh Ode Black-African American, abuse, africa, anti bullying,
COMIC STATURE Vincent, Messoh Epigram Black-African American, abuse, africa, betrayal, black
Haiku for an Apple Mac LaBaugh, Jackson Haiku Black-African American, allegory, appreciation, baseball, basketball,
SET BACK FOR BLACK curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, betrayal, black african
LONG JOURNEY TO FREEDOM curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, anniversary, black african
Lament in Haiku Form for a Dead Eraser LaBaugh, Jackson Haiku Black-African American, anger, arabic, black african
Every thing You Hinton , Felicia R Ballad Black-African American, black african american
Dumb It Down wisdom, uriel Free verse Black-African American, bible, birth, black african
TIME TO WAKE UP curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, black african american
Poverty Msuku, Terence Prose Poetry Black-African American, angst, anxiety, black african
Ask me mabale, lonely Ode Black-African American, abuse, adventure, africa, age,
You Are Human Too Ekeh, Akudo Imagism Black-African American, black african american, conflict,
ignorance is no longer just bliss shah, niyomi Free verse Black-African American, abuse, angst, bereavement, black
Forgotten Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, america, bible, black african
Premium Member Poem Parallel Universe Thompson, Janis Free verse Black-African American, black african american, culture,
Premium Member Poem POEM 26 MY THOUGHTS OF YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEM 25 NOT ENOUGH CHARM Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, anger, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 24 WHAT I SAY IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 23 MY LONELY JOURNEY IN LIFE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 22 I AM THINKING OF YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, birth,
Premium Member Poem POEM 21 MY PRETTY WOMAN Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 20 COME CRY WITHE ME Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, anger, appreciation, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem POEM 19 MY MOST WONDERFUL DREAM Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 18 I AM A DREAM LOVER Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Behold mabale, lonely Blank verse Black-African American, adventure, africa, anger, art,
Black Sheep Richard, Osinachi Elegy Black-African American, africa, betrayal, black african
Premium Member Poem Of Silent Webs and Freedom Bells lowe, millard Rhyme Black-African American, allegory, allusion, analogy, black
Premium Member Poem To Rivers Running To Freedom lowe, millard Free verse Black-African American, america, analogy, angst, black
Recreation mabale, lonely Blank verse Black-African American, age, angel, betrayal, bible,
Premium Member Poem Prince and Purple Rain Horn, James I do not know? Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Premium Member Poem Earth Day Ticks Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry Black-African American, beauty, black african american,
Premium Member Poem POEM 17 MY THOUGHT OF YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, art, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 16 OUR REASON TO SMILE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 15 I AM DREAMING OF YOU Wells, Jerry Qasida Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 14 IT COULD ONLY BE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, baptism, best
Son Of ADAM Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, america, anniversary, bible, black
Premium Member Poem POEM 13 BELIEVE IN LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 12 MY DREAM OF YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, angel, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,