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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 it.

List of African Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Make love to me Green, Alicia Ballad african american,
Ticking Lewis, TS Free verse african american, grief, life,
Premium Member Poem The Good old Days Martin, Thomas Tanka african american, discrimination, youth,
The Whitworths johnson, curtis Prose Poetry african american, character, friendship,
Premium Member Poem CHARLESTON - WE ALL BLEED RED Man, Lyric Lyric african american, bullying, culture,
Sorrow In Charleston Wardlow, Christian Free verse african american, conflict, dark,
It Won't Stop winston, alyssa Dramatic Verse african american, death, emotions,
African Elephant hansen, jan oskar Blank verse african american, blessing, blue,
Thnks MJ Lewis, Reid ABC african american, dream, heart,
striving for better life mlangeni, Xihluke Lay african american,
success shall be served mlangeni, Xihluke Rhyme african american,
Wonders Of The World Jordan, Ken Shape african american, celebrity,
BB King Poem by Jaymz Whyte Whyte, Jaymz ABC african american, celebrity, christian,
Premium Member Poem MY BLACK IS PRICELESS Anarka, DeeGee Dramatic Verse african american, courage,
Black Creation Roberson, Alex Free verse african american, christian, culture,
On Vacation With Middle Passage Memories lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, imagery, rain,
BEING BLACK MADE ME STRONG curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
DEATH IN THE NAME OF GOD Piper, Pen Verse african american,
TROPHY Tali, Selorm Rhyme african american, first love,
BEAUTIFUL AFRICA Piper, Pen Free verse african american,
On The Evolution Of Liberation lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, blessing, faith,
Valid Brown, Brandi Elizabeth Prose Poetry african american, girl, introspection,
Harlem New York Mendoza, Rodney I do not know? african american, childhood, city,
To all the queens Avery, Latrice Free verse african american, blessing, change,
INJUSTICE, BOMAYE: ERIC GARNER PAPYRUS, KEITH Free verse african american, discrimination,
caged lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, freedom, life,
Black Swan Love Song lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, love, romantic,
To A Love Angler lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, break up,
GOOD MORNING SOUL lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, dedication, eulogy,
Progress and Preservation Roberson, Alex I do not know? african american, city, history,
Done mcclain, sharde I do not know? african american, hate, loneliness,
Blush mcclain, sharde I do not know? african american, crush, desire,
Understanding mcclain, sharde I do not know? african american, blessing, community,
WE ALL NEED A WAKE UP CALL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry african american, blessing,
Rekindled Love Mendoza, Rodney I do not know? african american, how i
LET THE PASS GO curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
To Be Loved By A Loving God And By The People That I nhabit Your World Lewis, Reid ABC african american,
The Cross and The Lynching Tree nelson, louise Dramatic monologue african american, death, history,
Trouble Is An Object Lewis, Cortez Maurell Verse african american, care, corruption,
Manisfesto of Reid Lewis Lewis, Reid ABC african american, life,
I WILL NOT GO TO HEAVEN oloidi, femi joey Classicism african american,
Living in american dream Avery, Latrice Free verse african american, body, change,
Premium Member Poem Black Balloons Martin, Thomas Tanka african american, children, metaphor,
Part of the Human Race, Recognized As aSecond Classs Citizen Lewis, Reid Narrative african american,
Black on Black Hackett, Allen Verse african american,
Mrs Weidonhoeft Raver, Alex Alexandrine african american,
Black Like Me Black, Dana Rhyme african american, race,
Fly Away lucas, james Blank verse african american, emotions, flying,
The Path We Must Take lucas, james Blank verse african american, childhood, culture,
Nostalgic Man lucas, james Blank verse african american, deep, imagination,
Premium Member Poem A Prophecy Knight, Tyshawn Ballad african american, destiny, poetry,
Modern Conspiracy Wardlow, Christian Narrative african american,
haiku 17 lowe, millard Haiku african american, death, murder,
wild butterfly soul King, Marty Free verse african american, blessing, woman,
BB King Jordan, Ken Verse african american, death of
Wipe Your Mirror Wardlow, Christian Narrative african american, blessing,
DON'T BREAK DOWN curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
WALK WITH BLACK PRIDE curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
I'm not your problem Graf-Burnham, Bambi Rhyme african american, bullying, judgement,
A little boys poem Tamir Rice Graf-Burnham, Bambi Rhyme african american, children, discrimination,
PLOOKIES POEM Graf-Burnham, Bambi Rhyme african american, discrimination, prison,
DON'T LET BEING BLACK HOLD YOU BACK curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
HAND OF TIME curtis futch jr, kurtis scott aka Light Poetry african american,
WOMAN'S WORTH Jones, Naomi Blank verse african american, inspiration, inspirational,
infected leg Miers, Michael Free verse african american, blessing, christmas,
I CAN FLY Jones, Naomi I do not know? african american, inspiration, inspirational,
BIRTHING A NEW ME Jones, Naomi Free verse african american, celebration, inspirational,
Every wave has a picture Ali, Sadek Classicism african american, books,
The African Child Ancient, Matt Classicism african american, child,
The Spoken Truth Hunter, Mya Free verse african american, career, leadership,
GIVE ME FLOWERS Jones, Naomi Ballad african american,
HEARTBROKEN Jones, Naomi Free verse african american, feelings, sad
Shadows Roberson, Alex I do not know? african american, pride, race,
Class is in Session Lewis, TS Prose african american, books,
10 Words to a Wonderful Woman Ngabwe, Anthony Acrostic african american, blessing, inspirational,
Last 2 grains of sand Foucher, Phillipe Alliteration african american, break up,
The Revolution Will Be Televised Lewis, Reid Narrative african american, destiny,
I COULD SEE THE SUN Jones, Naomi I do not know? african american, deep, emotions,
Premium Member Poem MANDELA SLEEPS Grenness , Julie Elegy african american, blessing, celebration,
Premium Member Poem A Late Night Walk Home Scandrick II, Anthony Free verse african american, courage, dark,
oh, how you soothe my soul King, Marty Free verse african american, woman,
digging your whole King, Marty Rhyme african american, woman,
haikus: A, B, C, D lowe, millard Haiku african american, love, mom,
FOR A SWEET SABLE SAINTLY MOTHER lowe, millard Prose Poetry african american, celebration, family,
'the girl that was way out of my league' King, Marty Free verse african american, woman,
Baltimore Moore, Trenton Couplet african american, city, culture,
Baltimore Senryu Anish, Matthew Senryu african american, peace,
Freddy Gray Lewis, TS Prose Poetry african american, conflict, fear,
Know Me Wells, Tanesha Free verse african american,
Black Backs Reed, Josh ABC african american, corruption, culture,
If I Suffer Defeat Williams, Jmel Rhyme african american, desire, heart,
when Mama Dances Adwini-Poku, Lambert I do not know? african american, family, happiness,
Africa square Adwini-Poku, Lambert Dramatic monologue african american, brother, desire,
Spectacular PICKRON, LINDA Quatrain african american,
Educated Minority wright, kaessie Free verse african american, desire, education,
On The First Of May MASTER, POET Rhyme african american, blessing, first
Father less child Lacy, Tytiana Free verse african american, graduation, mother,
You Are Africa Thami, Delli Free verse african american, body, culture,
You Is Good Too Thami, Delli Free verse african american, courage, journey,
You is good too Thami, Delli Free verse african american, spoken word,