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

List of American Poems

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IF I COULD CHANGE THE WORLD johnson, karen I do not know? american, courage, deep, funny,
Premium Member Poem POEM 44 PLEASE SAY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 43 YOU ARE SOME ONE SPECIAL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 42 MY HEART IS EMPTY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Priceless Green, Alicia Dramatic Verse american, courage, hurt, inspiration,
Walk a Mile in My Shoes Dye, Carolyn Light Poetry american,
Black People Johnson, E.L. Free verse american, god, jesus, jewish,
Poor Education Johnson, E.L. Free verse american, education, racism,
Philosophy of Education Johnson, E.L. Free verse american,
White Pride Lewis, TS Free verse american, slavery, society,
I come from the Belly of an icon- tribute to Maya Angelou Zungu, Bongani Free verse american, blessing, child abuse,
A Rumination Appertaining Unity Ani, Karega Free verse american, community, how i
Ardor Ani, Karega Free verse american, community, confidence, freedom,
Mourning Commute Ani, Karega Free verse american, city, depression, how
What is the altetnative nelson, louise Dramatic monologue american, humanity, love, racism,
The Faces We See Osman, Leeban Free verse american, city,
DEAR AMERICA nelson, louise Dramatic monologue american, encouraging,
Premium Member Poem Indian Presence Wanter, Sunlite Imagism american,
The Enlightenment Trimmingham Ratliff, Sonia Blank verse american, change, emotions,
Gomorrah Johnson, E.L. Free verse american, gender, jesus, jewish,
Premium Member Poem To be Black is a Crime in America Levy, Barry Verse american, corruption, political, racism,
A Dirge For Harambe In Heaven, Harambe Free verse american, death, murder,
Premium Member Poem Born in the South Price, Franklin Rhyme american, conflict, remember, rights,
Now Whitson, Daniel Free verse american, political,
Sonnet Musinga, Seth Yuhi Sonnet american, confusion, culture, death
Premium Member Poem POEM 41 YOU SAY YOU LOVE ME Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 40 MY LOVE FOR YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 39 GOD GIFT FROM ABOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
THE SILENT STORM, DEDICATION TO DON'T BE ALARMED VAUGHN HARPER BLAKE, ANTHONY Concrete american, blessing, career, celebrity,
Stifled Cries Stoddart, Analise Free verse american, death, discrimination, feelings,
Premium Member Poem POEM 37 YOU ARE THE ONLY REASON Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 38 MY SWEETHEART STORY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 36 MY CHOICE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 35 I JUST WANT TO TELL YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 34 I LOVE YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 28 MY LOVE IS PURE and TRUE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 32 YOU FOR ME FOREVER Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem To those that say All Lives Matter when we say Black Lives Matter Roberson, Alex Free verse american, life, poetry, race,
Premium Member Poem OEM 31 DREAM Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 29 I PROMISE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 27 TO THE ONE I LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
There's Power In The Name NIGGA Davis, Nsideout Free verse american,
Said the man Executed by cops Juman, Al Didactic american, hate, murder, race,
No, Im not black Davis, Jacquie Free verse american, racism,
WHAT NEEDS TO HAPPEN FOR WORLD PEACE TO SURFACE BLAKE, ANTHONY Epic american, care, character, color,
Premium Member Poem Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men - XXVIII Wignesan, T Epigram american, courage, forgiveness, freedom,
Said man lost to HATE Juman, Al Didactic american, cry, evil, hate,
Premium Member Poem POEM 22 YOU HAVE FOUND ME Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 21 LOVE IS MISSING Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 20 MY SAVIOR Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 19 YOU SAVED ME Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 16 HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 15 I LOVE YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 14 TO BE MY LADY Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 13 I AM WONDERFUL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 12 MY TRUE LOVE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 11 I WILL NEVER LET YOU GO Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Blind Justice Harvey, Eugene Haiku american, heartbreak, history, march,
EMBRACING EXPRESSION BLAKE, ANTHONY Epic american, bullying, conflict, corruption,
Premium Member Poem What We Should Learn From Dallas Price, Franklin Rhyme american, how i feel,
Dear Heart Brake, Mel Free verse american, nature, symbolism,
When I was 18 Lewis, TS Free verse american, father, son,
My Baby Musinga, Seth Yuhi ABC american, childhood, class,
Fuse Harvey, Eugene Haiku american, death, race, racism,
Black Woman baucum, keith Free verse american, love, woman,
Premium Member Poem POEM 11 I WILL NEVER LET YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 9 I LOVE YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 8 I LOVE YOU Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 7 IT'S REAL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 6 I LOVE YOU CAUSE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 5 MY LOVE IS Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 4 YOU IS FOREVER IN MY HEART Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 3 THE TIME OF MY LIFE Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 2 HOW YOU MAKE ME FEEL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing,
Premium Member Poem POEM 1 YOU ARE MY ANGEL Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing, confidence,
Premium Member Poem Chained by evil One, Silent Free verse american, slavery,
Kinky, Nappy, and Ugly baucum, keith Free verse american, child, hair, love,
Paint and Poetry Effiom, Ndiana Lyric american, confidence, creation, passion,
Premium Member Poem Sage Aaga Of A Home On A Hill lowe, millard Prose Poetry american, celebration, imagery, simile,
Premium Member Poem To A Prodigal Awakening lowe, millard Prose Poetry american, image, inspirational, voyage,
Oslo sonnet hansen, jan oskar Sonnet american, books,
Premium Member Poem Apropos Genesis: For The Apostolic Poets I Know lowe, millard Prose Poetry american, encouraging, simile, truth,
Premium Member Poem One On One lowe, millard Prose Poetry american, children, forgiveness, simile,
Unrevised Reflection Anish, Matthew Free verse american, poetry,
Control Cromwell, Skylark Rhyme american, women,
Premium Member Poem Stalwart sable Sister Soldier lowe, millard Sonnet american, grief, hero, imagery,
A Red Evil Tale Of Slavery Bailey, Marcus Free verse american, discrimination, evil, history,
The touch Kimbrough, Britney Free verse american, lust, romance, sexy,
Premium Member Poem PART ONE - Stone Angels - An Epic George , Elaine Epic american, death, woman,
Premium Member Poem PART TWO - Stone Angels - An Epic George , Elaine Epic american, death, epic, woman,
Premium Member Poem Promises Acquah, Vicki Verse american, epic, lost, trust,
Premium Member Poem Sandwich Blues Generation Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry american, culture, grandchild, grandparents,
Under My Skin Script, Post Ode american, life, pain, poetry,
Somebody Smith, Darlene Free verse american, people, self,
Premium Member Poem The Ghost Dance, Part VI Masonis, William Free verse american,
Premium Member Poem Games Day, Jesse Rhyme american, discrimination, games, innocence,
Unholy Waters Capitano, Phil Lyric american, philosophy, religion, science,
And Grandmaw was Right Secrease, Rita Lay american, blessing, daughter, family,
Premium Member Poem The Ghost Dance Part V Masonis, William Free verse american, remember,
Premium Member Poem POEMS 20 FLYING HIGH Wells, Jerry Prose Poetry american, blessing, cool, engagement,