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African Poems. Below are examples of african poems. This list of african poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of african poems or a list of african poetry. These examples illustrate what african poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of african and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

List of African Poems

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Premium Member Poem Stalwart sable Sister Soldier lowe, millard Sonnet african american, grief, hero,
The touch Kimbrough, Britney Free verse african american, lust, romance,
Premium Member Poem PART ONE - Stone Angels - An Epic George , Elaine Epic african american, death, woman,
Premium Member Poem PART TWO - Stone Angels - An Epic George , Elaine Epic african american, death, epic,
Premium Member Poem Promises Acquah, Vicki Verse african american, epic, lost,
Premium Member Poem Sandwich Blues Generation Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry african american, culture, grandchild,
Under My Skin Script, Post Rhyme african american, life, pain,
Premium Member Poem Games Day, Jesse Rhyme african american, discrimination, games,
And Grandmaw was Right Secrease, Rita Lay african american, blessing, daughter,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 20 FLYING HIGH Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 19 HER LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 18 PURE LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 17 EVERY ONE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 16 MY DARLING Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 15 YOUR HONESTY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 14 MY CHILLS Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 13 OUR FEELING Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, deep,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 11 MY LOVE SPEAK Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 12 OUR SUMMER DAY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Pictures of a Good Father nelson, louise Dramatic monologue african american, father, inspiration,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 10 YOU ARE CLOSE TO MINE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 9 OUR LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 8 I AM HOLDING ON Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 7 OUR PASSION Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 6 OUR FRIST KISSES Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 5 SHE CAME INTO MY LIFE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, for
Premium Member Poem POEMS 4 FROM HER DOOR Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 3 HER SPARKLE EYES Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, career,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 2 HER WAY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem INSIDE OF YOUR HEART Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing, cool,
TODAYS BLACK CHILD curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
Premium Member Poem Shades of a Colored Man lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, discrimination, eulogy,
Distraught Nowell, Angela Rhyme african american, conflict, confusion,
Premium Member Poem To Virginia With Love lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, forgiveness, love,
Premium Member Poem A Tribute to Ali Williams, Marilyn Blank verse african american, death of
Premium Member Poem Over the Middle Passage of Time lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, forgiveness, slavery,
Premium Member Poem A Sonnet to a Sable Poet's Pen lowe, millard Sonnet african american, imagery, inspirational,
Roots Lewis, TS Free verse african american, history, prison,
The Greatest Musinga, Seth Yuhi Free verse african american, brother, butterfly,
Premium Member Poem SUCH AND SUCH Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Rhyme african american, character, money,
Red, White, Black and Blue Omolaja, Lizzy Rhyme african american,
ALIEN CITIZENS Baniti, Nailah Free verse african american, truth,
SUNSET LIEVE, ELVIS LYONGA Elegy african american, celebrity,
Premium Member Poem JAHMAL BRIGHT Sankey-Lewis, Iris Elizabeth Bio african american,
War Johnson, E.L. Free verse african american, jesus, jewish,
RAPTURE EMMANUEL, SAMUEL Free verse african american, change, corruption,
AFRICAN SAVANNAH Vincent, Messoh Quatrain african american,
Wages Johnson, E.L. Free verse african american, christian, jesus,
Precious Time thompson, tamica ABC african american, death, wisdom,
The Struggle Mercado, Bonita Couplet african american, culture, family,
Ashame Price, Quintasia Free verse african american, change, discrimination,
RIVER OF DEATH Vincent, Messoh Free verse african american,
My Soul Funk, Rospel Lyric african american, earth, lyric,
Premium Member Poem CAMOUFLAGE Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Sonnet african american, death,
Thoughtful Nile Olubodun, Babafemi Yinka Blank verse african american, character, depression,
Wild Child Sihlali, Nokwanda I do not know? african american, dedication,
Black Davis, Jacquie Ballad african american,
Yen Of Greatness Pierre louis, Angelo Epic african american,
Rule And Never Conquer Pierre louis, Angelo Didactic african american, corruption, horror,
HE IS MAD Vincent, Messoh Dramatic monologue african american,
Premium Member Poem From A Sista to the Bloods - Nam Thompson, Janis Rhyme african american, encouraging, war,
Remember When Sears, Latonia Free verse african american, community, culture,
CHOOSEING SEASON curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
MY FAITH FLIES Vincent, Messoh Imagism african american,
Dye My Soul Pierre louis, Angelo Free verse african american, corruption, courage,
Simone Legree: Anima Pierre louis, Angelo Free verse african american, courage, deep,
Imagine, Predator DNT, Denis Elegy african american, grief, satire,
The unwanted beauty Dunbar, Mafata Free verse african american, confidence, imagination,
Healer McDougall, Latisha Enclosed Rhyme african american, blessing, deep,
STILL BLACK TODAY Vincent, Messoh Ode african american,
COMIC STATURE Vincent, Messoh Epigram african american,
Haiku for an Apple Mac LaBaugh, Jackson Haiku african american, blessing,
SET BACK FOR BLACK curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
LONG JOURNEY TO FREEDOM curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
Lament in Haiku Form for a Dead Eraser LaBaugh, Jackson Haiku african american, business, cousin,
Every thing You Hinton , Felicia R Ballad african american,
Dumb It Down wisdom, uriel Free verse african american,
TIME TO WAKE UP curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
Poverty Msuku, Terence Prose Poetry african american,
Ask me mabale, lonely Ode african american, blue,
You Are Human Too Ekeh, Akudo Imagism african american, conflict, earth,
ignorance is no longer just bliss shah, niyomi Free verse african american, grief, murder,
Forgotten Johnson, E.L. Free verse african american, christian, god,
Premium Member Poem Parallel Universe Thompson, Janis Free verse african american, culture, fantasy,
Premium Member Poem POEM 26 MY THOUGHTS OF YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 25 NOT ENOUGH CHARM Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 24 WHAT I SAY IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 23 MY LONELY JOURNEY IN LIFE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 22 I AM THINKING OF YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 21 MY PRETTY WOMAN Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 20 COME CRY WITHE ME Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 19 MY MOST WONDERFUL DREAM Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 18 I AM A DREAM LOVER Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Behold mabale, lonely Blank verse african american,
Black Sheep Richard, Osinachi Elegy african american, discrimination, epic,
Premium Member Poem Of Silent Webs and Freedom Bells lowe, millard Rhyme african american, humanity, simile,
Premium Member Poem To Rivers Running To Freedom lowe, millard Free verse african american, courage, inspirational,
Recreation mabale, lonely Blank verse african american,
Premium Member Poem Prince and Purple Rain Horn, James I do not know? african american,
Premium Member Poem Earth Day Ticks Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry african american, earth, earth