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Best Black Love Poems

Below are the all-time best Black Love poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of black love poems written by PoetrySoup members

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Categories: black love, love, morning, , black
Form: Ode

Insufficient Love Can Be
When love fills your breath and the air
the feel is strong and you can dare
Love, you tend to glamorise
and in words you aphorise
Dreams of princesses...

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Categories: black love, crush, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Frosted


A penny for your thoughts?
Scratch that thought.

Thoughts are worth more than pennies
Thoughts are legions of brilliant glistening diamonds 
shining dormant undiscovered in a deep deep...

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Categories: black love, courage, freedom,
Form: Free verse
love kills
I just got to the grave today, death was given to you by my infidelity.

Along the way alive, my soul was given death.

Thy Ishq ruined...

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Categories: black love, break up,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Walk with me tonight
Will Thee walk with me tonight ?
Amongst the spirits of Twilight
Gothic verse we wilt recite
I wilt gage not to bite

Wilt thee with me slowly dance...

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Categories: black love, dance, dark,
Form: Rhyme

My Black
My black bleeds the same color red
My black breaths the same air
My black causes death instead
Of life.
My black should live loud and free
My black is...

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© Sona Wilae  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: black love, black african american, blue,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member How Does One Write POETRY
I can imagine : staring in the eyes of : Elizabeth Barret Browning
Seeing the " Glory of LOVE '; bring on the " Sorrow of...

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Categories: black love, faith, hope, love, philosophylove,
Form: Free verse
Nothing is ever time wasted, 
just the interlude to the rest of the album. Soon it becomes nostalgia. To think you almost pressed the skip...

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Categories: black love, black african american, black
Form: Free verse
The last letter
< its difficult to live now,
Because you are not there.
Its impossible to breath now,
Because you are not there.
My heart fells down, all hopes lays down,

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Categories: betrayal, black love, cry,
Form: Narrative
He is Me
There's so much about this man
I've learned and prayed just to understand
Driven I am and so is he
Fierce and determined for he is me

Dominate and...

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Categories: black love, feelings, for
Form: Narrative
My people I have seen seas of pains
With series of painted assaults and
Hatred from elites of illiteracy
My people no not again my people
For it is...

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Categories: black love, abuse, africa, anger, anxiety,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Colour of Prejudice
Made a sand dune as he had done,
We were children and sand was fun,
Beautiful castle with deep moat,
Filled with water and paper boat!

Imagined soldiers guarded...

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Categories: black love, 12th grade, best friend,
Form: Rhyme
Words Can not Express, My Man
Words can not express the joy I get when I see your face
It encourages me to know I can make it from day to day


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Categories: appreciation, black love, boyfriend,
Form: Sonnet
The Elevation Of Today's Generation
By:  Sikolwethu Mthethwa

Burning hotter than the flames of a furnace,
Surpassing the depths of the hollows beneath Earth's face,
Rumbling more violently...

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Categories: black love, business, change,
Form: Free verse
Death in Disguise
Pattering rain shattering on grey road
With grisly green umbrella she troad
In a black attire looking ghostly white
Her red woeful eyes sending fearful jilt.

Watery moon painting...

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Categories: black love, blue, color,
Form: Sonnet
Hidden Love
You knocked, and I opened the door of my life
The welcome mat to my heart took in your first steps
You crossed the threshold and my...

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© AJ Trivar  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: black love, deep, desire,
Form: Prose
Make Love
Let me hold you
Let me squeeze you tight
Come baby let's make love tonight

I will rub your body
Make you smell so sweet
Ian truly here to meet...

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Categories: anniversary, appreciation, black love,
Form: Acrostic

Don’t be Foolish 
For you to accomplish 
And finally flourish 
Take your time 
With your art and polish
Don’t just preach 
And give off a perfect...

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Categories: black love, blessing, blue,
Form: Verse
Black widow
The black widow weaves an intricate web

And from her silken thread she promises death,

Not to just other insects passing by

But to the male who cries...

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Categories: betrayal, black love, death,
Form: Free verse
60 mins
I don't want to be sad, it's like mourning,
I usually die 60 times a minute,
Always heartbroken,
Time withers in my soul this flower of mourning.
And I...

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Categories: angel, bible, black love,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Gran's Last Message

Seems smelly old Gran wrote a note before she died the second time, it was found on her when the army picked up...

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Categories: black love, grandmother, writing,
Form: Epic
Losing But Winning
To love something or someone so much comes with a lot of happiness and pain

It comes with a lot of happiness because you finally feel...

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Categories: anxiety, black love, dark,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Black Folks Got Rhythm
Black folks got rhythm
full movements
undeterred, and
flexible as four winds.
How low can we go?
with limbo
it's in our hands
with early rising;
planting seeds of joy,
washed in ray of...

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Categories: america, black love, courage,
Form: Free verse
Even though
Even if you feel tired, even if the triumph leaves you, even if the pain hurts you, even if he does not love you Even...

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Categories: black love, anger, angst, betrayal, black
Form: Dramatic Verse
Ripped by a rose
Ripped by a rose

She has a smile worth a thousand sunshines, even in the dark she glows...
She is the girl next door, Mary Jane.

I cannot...

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Categories: black love, 10th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse