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Black Love Poems | Examples of Black Love Poetry

Black Love Poems. Below are examples of poems about black love. This list of black love poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of black love poetry. This list of works about black love is an excellent resource for examples on how to write black love poems.

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List of Black Love Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Searching Greig Turnbull Free verse black love, confusion, courage,
A TRIBE CALLED QUEST Kofi Amed Free verse africa, black love, celebration,
Between the cloud and the field Part2 Greig Turnbull Free verse black love, allegory, allusion, bereavement, best
LOOK AROUND AND SEE Adetunji Olanrewaju ABC black love, africa, anti bullying, april,
Born in Bombay Mark Morris Prose black love, absence, angel, beautiful, black
O Life Maheah Nagar Free verse black love, allegory, beautiful, beauty, black
THE CRADLE Lemayian Leksat Political Verse black love, 4th grade, betrayal, black
The One I Hate To Love Hazel Love ABC abuse, black love, crazy,
BALLAD LOVESONG Allan Terry Ballad black love, blessing, bridal
SWEET LOVE Roughneck Tsepo Malaza Ballad black love, addiction, beautiful, beauty, black

Confusions
by Chase Dela Pena
How can one consider the truth, true?
When can one say what's false is false?
What if the truth is what's false and what's false is what's...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, allusion, analogy, art, beauty,

Where to save you
by Ammar Younas
Tell me!
Where to save you?
Choice is yours…
I can save you in a piggy bank
like a baby
who can't sleep 
without hugging it.
Tell me!
Where to save you…
I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, appreciation, black love,

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Love's Great Sanctuaries
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Those who win the day
are those who choose love
instead of hate.
     Rev. Dr. William Barber

Those who exclude victim inclusion
disrupt everyday sanctuary
for...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, caregiving, gender,

You're not the one
by Roldan Uybubulante
I can’t live without you
The situation is naïve to do
But better to let go on things
The briefcase is ready, leave quietly.

Loosing you is a different...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, anniversary, anxiety, beach, betrayal,

Mariah of Magdala
by Beryl O. Adhiambo
Part I: Sin

Mariah of Magdala

The cursed one among women

Better that you were not born

The one full of black evil

Queen of prostitutes

None of modest can be...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abuse, black love, dark,

AFRICANA
by Speare Earth Poetry
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Award winning poet, PA SHAKESPEARE, With his new poem AFRICANA has been able to win the hearts of members of The Pan African Movement. AFRICANA...

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Didactic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, africa, black african american,

JUST LOVE ME FOR ME
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
baby all i ask you too
do
feel free am what you
see
if  not lets me be
LOVE ME FOR ME...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, confusion,

Should You Wake Up With A Change Of Heart
by Cathrine Legabe
Should you wake up with a change of heart
Please know this
My heart has not for a minute changed
Nor has it began searching
It has stayed devoted...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, feelings, how

Purple victory
by Beryl O. Adhiambo
The evening warm blaze 

Deep amber and magenta sky

Stood two souls on a cliff

Beneath mahogany

Below them, endless 

Glory of their triumphs 


On his chest comfort...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, blessing, confusion,

ITS OUR TIME
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
they sing bells ring
shots rang out no doudt
walk together to make our 
lives better
pickett line in the rain
some  was in deep pain
we have gain
...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: africa, black love,

A Dream To Remember
by Moses Gava
The only pair
Ever to live
High above the tallest building 
On planet earth,
The best prone to succeed
And live for ages
According to the Creator's will

To the left
Was...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love,

Where Has He Gone
by Sanora Moore
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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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: best friend, black love,

Significant
by Leo Mbalamana
Me and poetry are happily married 
The bond we carried 
took time, nothing was hurried 
Critics we slowly buried 
First I made a simple draft
And...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, 12th grade, beautiful, black

Late Night Shenanigans
by Audley Johnson
Lying next to you in the dark
When your skin softly encounters mine; it quickly leads to a spark
Every position possible our love can never park
Your...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, body, deep,

The Calls of Fear
by Michelo Mweetwa
Every day you hear the calls of fear
In your head, they are loud and clear
They are repeated by your peers
Nothing seem truer than what is...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, bereavement, best friend, betrayal,

Love Like A Rose
by Mel Brake
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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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, autumn, black african american,

A Letter To My Crush
by Mphare Grand Thipane
I just wish I could have a chance to tell you this
It's your picture that caught my attention
Your voice that made me to be all...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, fairy, fantasy,

A MATCH and HEART OF THATCH
by Kunda Chamatete
We met in the first showers of october when country was brown,
Buds still frail, flowerets closed and our souls chaste.
But with one kiss, ten fingers...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, black love, blessing,

Chivary Is Dead
by Annie Lander
Man is Fearful and unapologetic 
Oh yes chivalry is dead 
Fair ladies and noble chivalry 
Is a thing of the past? 
As men board buses...

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Dramatic Monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, anxiety, appreciation, betrayal, black

My Engel
by Roughneck Tsepo Malaza
Evening comes with brightness
That will never end,that brightness
It's you with your light face,your
Glowing eyes,you are the Engel indeed

I love the way you make me happy...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, blessing, body,