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Africana Poems

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AFRICANA
Africana, a poem that details the pre - colonial, colonial and post -colonial Africa, her rich history, struggles and  unique cultural heritage in a picturesque execution.


Africa will Rise Up Tall,Bold, and rule the Earth again
But first Africans must be...Read More
Categories: africana, africa, black love, books, corruption, culture, history,
Form: Prose Poetry



Desperate
Desperate, just to watch that beautiful face 
Oh!my Africana Girl full of perky 
Desperate, I'm desperate just to watch 
The fine furl of your beautiful skin 
You are my heart desire my beloved 
Desperate, I'm so desperate to reminisce 
The...Read More
Categories: africana, love,
Form: Free verse
Afrocentric
Africana, Serengeti kaleidoscopes
I painted with Zebra isotopes
 My ethnicity abounds from my
 afro follicles.
 Black fruit with pink middle 
 My garden cultivates Nubian yokes
forever bound like 
 Sampson tied to temple pillars 
 pulling with all my might 
...Read More
Categories: africana, black african american, pride, tribute,
Form: Free verse
SOUTH SAHARAN SUNSET
The setting sun smears the western clouds orange
Africana sunset hue
A Full moon rises on the east
And steals its way stealthily up the heavens
A portable portrait in the vaulted skies
A silhouette painting of a nursing mother
Playing hide and peep between the...Read More
Categories: africana, beautiful, beauty, color, earth, nice, october, woman,
Form: Free verse