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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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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Mother tongue Muideen, Afolabi Free verse Black-African American, black african american, future,
HOWEVER I RISE Melody Lightning Ink, Charles Rhyme Black-African American, adventure, africa, appreciation, bible,
PROMISED CHILD McKee, Lynward Rhyme Black-African American, abuse, addiction, black african
Premium Member Poem Our Family Tree Roberson, Alex Prose Black-African American, black african american, family,
Premium Member Poem oh home on the range--nothing has changed lowe, millard Free verse Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Premium Member Poem Nigger Turner, Mark Rhyme Black-African American, black african american
Premium Member Poem Why Turner, Mark Rhyme Black-African American, black african american
Premium Member Poem tap dancing freedom on the mountain top lowe, millard Free verse Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Premium Member Poem from rising to setting lowe, millard Free verse Black-African American, bereavement, black african american,
Premium Member Poem A REQUIEM FOR HANDS FREE AT LAST lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, america, analogy, bereavement, black
Premium Member Poem of unjust harvest lowe, millard Free verse Black-African American, analogy, bereavement, black african
Premium Member Poem water trumpet lowe, millard Free verse Black-African American, allegory, black african american,
Garbage and Trash Secrease, Rita Free verse Black-African American, abuse, anger, anti bullying,
Premium Member Poem The New Griots--Pouring Down Raining Words lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Leader Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, america, bible, black african
Father Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, america, bible, black african
Mud Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, black african
FREEDOM LONG WALK curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, black african american,
BE PROUD OF YOUR RACES curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, absence, black african american
Broken Toys fields, verlecia Bio Black-African American, abuse, black african american,
helps, not on its way fields, verlecia Bio Black-African American, abuse, anxiety, betrayal, bio,
Premium Member Poem Tomorrow Is Another Day lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
for a few lovers more hansen, jan oskar Bio Black-African American, addiction, allegory, anger, black
Waves of Opal Nights Howard, Darius Free verse Black-African American, abuse, black african american,
Ode to India Singh, Nikhil Lyric Black-African American, animal, bangla, black african
Shakurspeare wisdom, uriel Free verse Black-African American, black african american, wisdom
Premium Member Poem The Last Supper of Hope lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
sexy Green, Alicia Ballad Black-African American, beautiful, beauty, bible, black
Premium Member Poem Sage Saga Of A Home On A Hill lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Premium Member Poem THE VISIT lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, analogy, bereavement, black african
Premium Member Poem Pushing Up Hope lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, black african american, encouraging,
Premium Member Poem Prisoner In W'hole lowe, millard Prose Poetry Black-African American, analogy, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Just Moseying Along lowe, millard Alliteration Black-African American, allegory, analogy, black african
Untitled Jenkins, Kadeem Free verse Black-African American, anxiety, black african american,
In the Midst of Chaos, There Must be Peace Howard, Darius Light Poetry Black-African American, black african american, change,
HISTORY OF BLACKS RIGHT curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, black african american
An American Project johnson, curtis Couplet Black-African American, america, black african american,
Proud of My Skin Johnson, Tyrone C. Free verse Black-African American, america, black african american,
Premium Member Poem THE STATE OF OSTRACISM Walker , Verlena S. Dramatic Verse Black-African American, africa, america, appreciation, black
THE RIGHT TO VOTE curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, betrayal, black african
REVOLUTION Attadzeh, Xorla Free verse Black-African American, africa, anxiety, black african
Premium Member Poem MLK Thompson, Janis Free verse Black-African American, anniversary, black african american,
THE HEART OF A VOLUNTEER Bassey, Emmanuel Blank verse Black-African American, adventure, black african american,
MONEY,THE BLACKGOLD RASHEED, AJAYI Dramatic monologue Black-African American, adventure, allusion, anger, black
A Message To Black Men Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, africa, black african american,
QI time Pattison, Alan Quatrain Black-African American, black african american, culture,
We The Colored Ploderer, Noah ABC Black-African American, abuse, black african american,
OUR BOSOM Attadzeh, Xorla Quatrain Black-African American, africa, black african american
weary soul combs, damont Carpe Diem Black-African American, art, black african american,
Dance, Dance sikazwe, gerry ABC Black-African American, art, black african american
Premium Member Poem A letter from ME Moore, Michael Hawk Free verse Black-African American, black african american, conflict,
NOW curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, adventure, black african american
STILL GOT LONG WAY TO GO curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, abuse, betrayal, black african
I am Divine, Killumini Free verse Black-African American, art, beautiful, black african
God Is Ani, Karega Free verse Black-African American, black african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem Lead Roberson, Alex Free verse Black-African American, black african american, death,
Premium Member Poem TransCultural Racing Lessons Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry Black-African American, black african american, culture,
Premium Member Poem Rosewood Dietrich, Andrea Quatern Black-African American, betrayal, black african american,
MIND POWER WAWERU, DAVID Personification Black-African American, anxiety, bio, black african
Red Summer the Bard, Jali Free verse Black-African American, abortion, america, black african
Premium Member Poem Black Diamond Child Thompson, Janis Couplet Black-African American, black african american, child,
LONG FREEDOM WALK curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry Black-African American, absence, adventure, black african
There's a War In Our Streets johnson, karen Free verse Black-African American, america, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Swirls Garcia, Phillip Sonnet Black-African American, black african american, lust,
Black gold grant , James Free verse Black-African American, black african american, deep,
IF I COULD CHANGE THE WORLD johnson, karen I do not know? Black-African American, bible, black african american,
Premium Member Poem POEM 44 PLEASE SAY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 43 YOU ARE SOME ONE SPECIAL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, best
Premium Member Poem POEM 42 MY HEART IS EMPTY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, best
Priceless Green, Alicia Dramatic Verse Black-African American, abuse, black african american,
Walk a Mile in My Shoes Dye, Carolyn Light Poetry Black-African American, anger, betrayal, black african
Black People Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, black african
Poor Education Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, black african
Philosophy of Education Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, black african american
White Pride Lewis, TS Free verse Black-African American, anger, anti bullying, black
I come from the Belly of an icon- tribute to Maya Angelou Zungu, Bongani Free verse Black-African American, bio, black african american,
A Rumination Appertaining Unity Ani, Karega Free verse Black-African American, betrayal, black african american,
Ardor Ani, Karega Free verse Black-African American, appreciation, art, beautiful, black
Mourning Commute Ani, Karega Free verse Black-African American, black african american, city,
What is the altetnative nelson, louise Dramatic monologue Black-African American, america, black african american,
The Faces We See Osman, Leeban Free verse Black-African American, black african american, city
DEAR AMERICA nelson, louise Dramatic monologue Black-African American, america, black african american,
The Enlightenment Trimmingham Ratliff, Sonia Blank verse Black-African American, black african american, change,
Gomorrah Johnson, E.L. Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, bible, black
Premium Member Poem To be Black is a Crime in America Levy, Barry Verse Black-African American, anger, bereavement, black african
A Dirge For Harambe In Heaven, Harambe Free verse Black-African American, africa, america, angel, betrayal,
Premium Member Poem Born in the South Price, Franklin Rhyme Black-African American, black african american, conflict,
Now Whitson, Daniel Free verse Black-African American, allegory, betrayal, black african
Sonnet Musinga, Seth Yuhi Sonnet Black-African American, anxiety, beautiful, black african
Premium Member Poem POEM 41 YOU SAY YOU LOVE ME Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 40 MY LOVE FOR YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 39 GOD GIFT FROM ABOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
THE SILENT STORM, DEDICATION TO DON'T BE ALARMED VAUGHN HARPER BLAKE, ANTHONY Concrete Black-African American, appreciation, bereavement, black african
Stifled Cries Stoddart, Analise Free verse Black-African American, black african american, death,
Premium Member Poem POEM 37 YOU ARE THE ONLY REASON Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 38 MY SWEETHEART STORY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 36 MY CHOICE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 35 I JUST WANT TO TELL YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 34 I LOVE YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,
Premium Member Poem POEM 28 MY LOVE IS PURE and TRUE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry Black-African American, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, beauty,