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Black Family Poems

These Black Family poems are examples of Family poems about Black. These are the best examples of Family Black poems written by international poets.


A family affair by Victor Buhagiar
Angry and confused, I climbed the stairs.
My family was dear to me
I could not help shedding tears.
Could the lighthouse provide me with a key?
Outside the...

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IN A FAMILY THERE IS ALWAYS ONE by Man Poet
There was a house in harmony
Home of a sweet caring family;
Yet it was the ruin of one particular son,
I, who lived a life of so...

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Categories: family, emotions,



Premium Memberknock knock who's there by Tahira Parveen
Wacky paki baki againa in school in Manchester knocking all the girls gray again.
Stop it you dicka, promise you pricka , don’t coming looking for...

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Categories: family, angel, bible, birthday, blessing,

Premium MemberIF HE MAKES YOU LAUGH by Barbara Green

If he makes you laugh he will make you cry
Grandma said this, I never asked why
Don't get caught up, in all love's bliss
I'm guessing tears...

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Categories: family, adventure, appreciation, black love,

Family unity by Emmanuel Kabwe
FAMILY
Nothing is like Family power
they always stand by each other 
they watch over the tower
that if an enermy may come wihin the hour
they get hold...

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Categories: family, anti bullying, appreciation, art,

We Never Lived Without Love by M.P. Shaudd
There's a miners hat on the mantle 
There's a pair of boots by the door 
His old lunch pail, ain't ever failed 
To pull a...

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Categories: family, father, inspirational love,

A hustler's family prayer by stepheney hernandez
To my young men whom I love so dearly...
Whom lives their lives free willy-nilly.

Who stays out waving guns in air.....
Without a care...of the love we...

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Categories: family, black african american, hip

Lettuce, Let Us by Brianna Hobson
Let us pray
in whoever's name

For our children and
For our salad
The tomato is missing 
half a brain

Thoughts and prayers
For that slice of heaven and
For the cops...

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Categories: family, atheist, bible, black african

TICKLES IN MY HEAD by Anyabolu Ifeanyi Gentle
TICKLE TICKLE IN MY HEAD


The heart can be merry,
Even if the man is not a jolly,
Gaiety of life appeases yhe heart,
Festals make even the sad...

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Categories: crush, family, fun, funny

IF THEY ONLY KNEW by Sibusisiwe Ncede
That the sun will shine brightly
That the moon will only come during season
That the rain will only pour periodically
That the seasons will sees into exist

That...

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Categories: africa, black love, family,

Premium MemberTo Those That Have Walked Dark Halls Of Deepest Grief by Robert Lindley
To Those That Have Walked Dark Halls Of Deepest Grief

Truth of deep grief and its healing powers;
Are not in the anguish pains that invade,
With the...

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Categories: death, deep, family, feelings,

Premium MemberThe Pusher Man by Julie Luckham
Well it all started out as a real good time
Until we're all talking at the same time
Each acting out our own radical behavious
Chaos and confusion...

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Categories: family, abuse, addiction, betrayal, corruption,

Premium MemberMy Sweet Childhood Memories by Julie Luckham
When I was only a small child
Your temperament so mild
You worked, each and every day
Whether at home, or away

Nicknamed your little toadslies every day
We always...

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Categories: family, 1st grade, care, feelings,

It's Halloween by Bette Bavington
Grandma, look I am flying on your broom.
Where would you be going on such a fine 
Afternoon?
Be careful that's an heirloom.
To your bedroom
To get my...

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Categories: adventure, confidence, family, fantasy,

Imagine by Emmiasky Ojex
IMAGINE

Imagine a world for no and everyone
Where we all are here to be as one and to save the world
Where we have no differences at...

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Categories: discrimination, family, humanity, imagination,

Premium MemberThe Bug Jar Part 1 by Carol Connell
This was written by my brother, Bob Contino. This is a longer more detailed version of my last poem posted, Chicken Coop Chronicle.

When I was...

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Categories: family, love, memory, poverty,

Family Dogg by Brianna Hobson
Take me for a walk, 
I'll bite the neighbors as they talk
Nothing rhymes with family
Favoritism breeds insanity

I try to sit at the table, 
but my...

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Categories: family, absence, abuse, animal, depression,

Premium MemberI'm So Lazy and Sometimes Crazy by Lu Loo
I have always been so hopelessly lazy.
            Stoic and aloof, sometimes psychotic. 
I can...

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Categories: death, dog, family, love,

MUSICMAN'S SOCAILITE by Allan Terry
THEY WISHED TO HAVE
 FUN AND THOUGHT A PARTY
WOULD BE THE BEST WAY,
 ( AND CHEAPEST) TO
HAVE HER SON'S BIRTHDAY
 PARTY, HER FREINDS 
ENGAGMENT PARTY
AND...

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Categories: clothes, corruption, encouraging, family,

Premium MemberWind Song by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton

“Wind Song”




When the rain came it raised a torrent
music, little by little, raised the levy
light pebbles rolled over one by one
took with them 
all their...

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Categories: family, flying, freedom, home,