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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



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"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,

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,

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,

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,

Amplified
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

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,
Because...

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Categories: betrayal, black love, cry,

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

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,

ALIVE NOT DEAD
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,

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,

Reverse

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,

Hidden Figures
I am black and I say to kindred flames...
Never assert nor cry "things are the same".

It is the height of dishonor to our fathers,
Our hidden...

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Categories: black love, africa, black african american,

What is Love

What is love?

Love is just a state of mind,
We enter it as if we’re blind.
Love is death love is life,
Love is trouble love is strife.

Love...

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© Mike Quinn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, , black love,

Black Light
Looking back I wonder how we got here
I remember life when
we couldn't get right
every other day was a struggle
communication between
us would crumble
but somehow here we...

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© Corey Ross  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: life, , black love,

Premium Member Penny Dreadful

"Penny Dreadful"





Penny Dreadful
Penny Dreadful

Do you remember when?
That time long before Formaldehyde kicked in?
When the Transformer grew your freedom wings, blew your neurons in?
That time when...

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Categories: black love, dark, fantasy,

Black History
If I am no longer a slave
Then why am I bounded by these chains?
No longer sweating in those fields
To fuel my master’s wheels
No more chains...

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Categories: black love, black african american, black

African Rhythm
I am....
An Ashanti warrior A Bantu dancer 
I am a Yoruba royal clothed in my Asooke 
Dancing Adowa and kpalogo to tunes from wulomei and...

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© Kofi Amed   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: africa, beautiful, black love,

Dirty Black Love
Dirty Black Love
Written By:  D. Collins 2/19/15

Dirty black love is all that Obama gets.
A regression to oppression from all his hypocrites.
Just know dirty black...

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Categories: black love, angst, black african american,

Behold Africa
Wet eyes! while questions follow, the melancholy?
Does it really matters or better said who cares?
The lonely road I go in search of loyalty, give me...

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© betty njie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: black love, africa, allah, anger, appreciation,

Where Has He Gone
Where has he gone, the one who carried my laughter, gave me countless stories of his pasture, unsuitable for a grazing sheep like me.

Where has...

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Categories: best friend, black love,

Ode to black men from a black woman
Dear Black Man, 

Shout out to your deep waved, shaggy, Afro picking outlines. In honor of the loose fitting jeans with the snap backed, wide...

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Categories: black love, black african american, pain,

Love Like A Rose
Love is like a rose
Like the fibonacci frequency
Perfect geometry in all its curved lines

Love is like a rose
Like the shape of the heart
Filled with satisfaction...

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© Mel Brake  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: black love, autumn, black african american,

WHITE HATE BLACK LOVE
Snowy eerie cloud shaped like a flying man,faceless,behind him chunks of success.
In seconds it transmogrify s into a Beautiful Hurricane.

Black color despises the white beginning.
Taking...

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Categories: black love, allegory, freedom, , black

In the blood
is in the blood
spirituality runs in our blood
so we confined in love 
to live in harmony 
where peace dwells
with no isolation

is in our blood
once we...

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Categories: black love, africa, black african american,