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List of American Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Premium Member Poem Sketch a Character Brenda Meier-Hans Iambic Pentameterangst,culture,native amer
My American Dream Skylisha Vasquez I do not know?dream,
EDISON Muhammad Safa Thajudeen Light Poetryidentity,light,miracle,na
Premium Member Poem THE GUARDIANS OF CHACOAN CANYON cherl dunn Free verseadventure,america,evil,ha
odd look Abdullah Alhemaidy Haikublack african american,em
Premium Member Poem THE SACRED TOTUM cherl dunn Free verseculture,fantasy,halloween
Beautiful I am Melody Carswell Narrativebeautiful,bible,black afr
Black Woman Remix Keith Baucum Free verseblack african american,lo
Premium Member Poem cOMANCHE William Masonis Free verseamerica,hate,native ameri
Premium Member Poem THE Q-UNIVERSE: Loosing My Senses Funom Makama Rhymeblack african american,cu
Grandfather Speaks with Eagles Carolyn Devonshire Free verseart,environment,native am
Premium Member Poem American Soldier Cona Adams Free verseamerica,freedom,soldier,w
From the heart Taylor Pope Verseage,anger,black african a
Subaru - Plieades form Jim Martin I do not know?america,native american,
Nature's Sweet Brown Child Wendell Brown Prose Poetryblack african american,bl
empty Alaina francis Free verseblack african american,co
Quest for Gold Carolyn Devonshire Free versecowboy,native american,
Divided Love Linda Henry Enclosed Rhymeage,angel,best friend,bir
ITS WAR NOT HAVING YOU kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr Light Poetryaddiction,betrayal,black
betrayed Linda Henry Enclosed Rhymeage,angel,baby,best frien
Premium Member Poem Harsh Wind Cona Adams Coupletdeath,husband,native amer
Pussy -vulnerabilities Monica Chrisandtras Hines Prose Poetryabuse,anger,black african
Casting Satan Jessica Holter Free verseblack african american,bl
Don't Shoot Terria Bradshaw I do not know?art,beautiful,bereavement
Premium Member Poem A Native American Song Barbara Gorelick Rispettoculture,earth,
Premium Member Poem Cowboys in the Badlands Roy Jerden Prosebaseball,cowboy,native am
The Daisy Brandi Elizabeth Brown Prose Poetryblack african american,ch
Moment Brandi Elizabeth Brown Free versebeautiful,black african a
To my street soldiers Bambi Graf-Burnham Rhymeblack african american,ci
More than a minute Bambi Graf-Burnham Rhymeblack african american,co
KAMIKAZI'S POEM Bambi Graf-Burnham Rhymebirth,black african ameri
Imagine being in love Keorie McMillan Rhymeamerica,bible,black afric
A black thought Keorie McMillan Rhymeblack african american,ch
I just Reminisced Keorie McMillan Rhymeafrica,beautiful,black af
Premium Member Poem MY SOUL'S VOICE nette onclaud Free versebible,black african ameri
PROUD to be an AMERICAN Tony Driskell Haikuamerica,black african ame
Appaloosa Horses Doris Beaulieu ABCanimal,bio,character,hors
Mulatto Angela Martin I do not know?anti bullying,beauty,blac
Black Kaitlyn Barr Quatrainblack african american,di
WORK TOGETHER FOR CHANGE kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr Light Poetryadventure,anniversary,bla
Vice Versa Jesse Pickens Free verseblack african american,
The Fly On The Porch Keorie McMillan Rhymeafrica,appreciation,beaut
A Covenant Fulfilled : A Witness to Christ louise nelson Dramatic Verse (Verse Drama)black african american,ch
Black Woman Remix keith baucum Free versebeauty,black african amer
Black Culture Ken Jordan Prose Poetryblack african american,
TRAPPED John Pen I do not know?africa,black african amer
WHO shirley Parnell Dramatic monologueabuse,anger,baby,beautifu
Happy Kara Fraine Lyricblack african american,fe
The Barber Shoppe of Hope Gwendolen Rix Free verseblack african american,bl
Black Lips Malcolm Brooks ABCblack african american,bl
The Hatred of Skin Nakym Sheffield Free verseblack african american,di
Discriminatory Nakym Sheffield Free verseamerica,black african ame
EBOlA CHRISDAD KOJO ARTHUR Lyricadventure,allusion,art,be
Premium Member Poem PORTAGE Verlena S. Walker Prose Poetryamerica,birth,black afric
Only kaylah bussey Balladabsence,america,bio,black
Ferguson Ken Jordan Prose Poetryabuse,black african ameri
Black Skin Ken Jordan Prose Poetryblack african american,ha
Premium Member Poem SASSY AND FINE Verlena S. Walker Acrosticafrica,america,appreciati
Abe Lincoln As A democrat ben burton I do not know?black african american,po
He's Still Not Listening Carolyn Devonshire Chastushkahistory,military,native a
Wasteful Wind Sarpong Kumankoma Free verseblack african american,
GREEN Chapter Eight Keith Baucum Narrativeblack african american,co
Premium Member Poem Will A Divided House Stand In any Land Gary Fields Ode abuse,america,analogy,ann
DON'T SHOOT SHARITA CRAWFORD ABCabuse,black african ameri
I'm Sorry, I've Got To Go Ken Jordan Light Poetryblack african american,mu
We All Bleed Red Raina Makdissy Rhymeamerica,black african ame
PRETENSE Danita Michelle Allen Dramatic Verse (Verse Drama)black african american,co
Birthright Denied Carolyn Devonshire Free versehistory,native american,p
Grand Daughter Ken Jordan Light Poetryblack african american,ch
BEING BLACK AND FREE kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr Light Poetryadventure,black african a
Black Queen Cairo Asikari Acrosticafrica,black african amer
Trayvon Brown Cairo Asikari Rhymeblack african american,co
To Oscar on His 13th Birthday Keith Trestrail Sonnetbirthday,native american,
Four Little Girls Ken Jordan Light Poetryblack african american,
Keel Wol Bol Limerickaddiction,africa,black af
Premium Member Poem Michael Brown Terry O'Leary Rhymeblack african american,de
IfTheyGunnedMeDown jazmine foxx Free verseblack african american,di
still, still Michael Miers Haikuabuse,anti bullying,appre
Langston Hughes Jada Myricks Ode black african american,po
Jazz Baby Jada Myricks Personificationbeautiful,black african a
Slighted Dominique Johnson Free verseblack african american,co
BILL FROM THE WEST abidemi oyewole Epicabuse,betrayal,black afri
DREAMS CHRISDAD KOJO ARTHUR Lyricbible,black african ameri
POETRY Cairo Asikari Acrosticblack african american,ur
Afro Puff Brandee Augustus Light Poetrybeauty,black african amer
Say Word Cairo Asikari Rhymeblack african american,hi
The Motion Cairo Asikari Rhymeblack african american,me
My Fight Cairo Asikari Rhymeblack african american,po
GURU Cairo Asikari Rhymebible,black african ameri
Honey Child Let Me Tell Ya Bout This Patricia Bernard Balladbirth,black african ameri
Premium Member Poem The Feather Shadow Hamilton Versechild,native american,nat
Lands Of The Blacks Ken Jordan Light Poetryblack african american,
Reparation Ken Jordan Light Poetryblack african american,
new year buggie Felix Rhymeaddiction,age,angel,anger
Premium Member Poem Life forfeited, Law transgressed Robert Lindley Rhymeculture,earth,journey,lif
The Black Crime Syndicate, The Neo Crime Family, Keith Baucum Blank verseblack african american,ch
Your Raw Beauty Shakeirra Freeman Free versebeautiful,beauty,black af
Watts Is Burning Ken Jordan Light Poetryanger,black african ameri
Watts Is Burning Ken Jordan Light Poetryanger,black african ameri
BETWEEN YOU AND ME Derrick Smith I do not know?beauty,black african amer