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Race Poems | Examples of Race Poetry

Race Poems - Examples of all types of race poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for race.
Colors of our World
We're all part of the colors the Earth wears with grace Her beautiful colors every where, every place Look at the grass, the flowers and trees There is bright vibrant colors in all of these The blue...Read More
Categories: race, beauty, culture, love, people,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Cycling in the Summertime
Cycling in the summertime is swell The feel of the cool wind in your face Riding through a level flowering dell, Exhilaration finally winning the race. The feel of the cool wind in your face Sweet scents of blossoms inhaling, Exhilaration...Read More
Categories: fun, race, sports,
Form: Pantoum
Race
Two twin sisters had a fight That made them scramble day and night Both thought they looked prettier on sight One was black, the other white...Read More
Categories: race,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Nada to Fear
I knew a black playwright, cried in his beer Trust me, Langston Hughes had nada to fear My friend wrote ‘too white’ 'King's English,' his plight I advised him, “Take Ebonics, you...Read More
Categories: humor, language, race, writing,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Gymnopedie JH 14
Past lives wandering Postscript (Japanese Haiku- 3 lines, 2-3-2 syllable count) ...Read More
Categories: race, growth, image, longing, planet,
Form: Haiku



Liberty icon's feral snacks
[Rap Rhyme Form] (Written to, for, and about, "White Supremacy", which does not include nor encapsulate, all "Caucasians". There is but one race, and given its historical behavior, I wouldn't recommend it. The economic reference ($) is...Read More
Categories: race, america, black african american,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member A HUMOROUS VIEW OF CONTESTS
Ah, dear poet, each poem must not necessarily in a contest be! Annoying to read beauteous words. And then.....suddenly... At the bottom, stamped coldly,like the bottom of a milk carton! “Entered in Melanie Moo Cows, Contest, How Green was My Valley” This drives...Read More
Categories: humor, judgement, poetry, race,
Form: Rhyme
BOOK
BOOK BOOK IS MY BEST FRIEND, TO READ BOOK MY TREND BOOK IS LOVELY BOOK IS BEAUTIFUL BOOK IS KNOWLEDGEFUL BOOK IS ENJOYFUL BOOK IS MY BEST FRIEND, TO READ BOOK MY TREND READ BOOK USE TIME WITHOUT READ BOOK DON’T WASTE TIME EACH...Read More
Categories: race, angel, beautiful, beauty, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member School Bored Theories
Twenty-two and our School Boards are hoppin Madly divided 'bout race and white saving face in-between fashion shoppin. Dear Red and Blue School Board Candidates, Regarding Critical Race Theory that ignores our own lack of multiculturing experience, Perhaps a primally significant reason we have issues discussing racial divisions throughout historical...Read More
Categories: race, america, education, green, health,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Rumor Has It
Rumor has it that this world is going to implode, People are going to get everything that they are owed. This world is so full of hate, Some people say that it doesn’t matter at this rate. Everything that...Read More
Categories: race, christian, confusion, friendship love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chill Dillen
Are you ready to greet this new day, Dillen? To get up off your couch-chilled feet, to bring new warm meanings to life lived without deadly restraint embraced with sparse complaint to repurpose all our favored ways and means for chillin Are...Read More
Categories: race, age, health, peace, power,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member U C THE BLACK-
"You see the black you run and hide you're fallen you bump your head your skin colors is flushing red embarrassed you denied you run and hide You'll hated the black used us as pets, machines, from birth until our deaths you run...Read More
Categories: race, america, analogy, destiny, independence
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Horse
The Horse A horse gives joy to everyone, By those that ride them just for fun. There are others that race them, a quarter mile, and those that do it Kentucky style. We also see them trot and pace, and teams...Read More
Categories: race, animal, fear, horse, joy,
Form: Cowboy
Burden
I’m witnessing this racism That’s right in front of me Or am I just insane? Maybe I’m being paranoid? Others tell me to get over it So ignorant that you don’t understand We don’t share the same skin...Read More
Categories: race, africa, anger, black african
Form: Free verse
Premium Member GENTLE JIMMY DRAG RACER DARTED IN AND OUT OF DANGER-
Little Jimmy was a eight-teen-year-old wild teenager He had a souped-up Dodge Dart and ate day old bagels At the dark in the park he would race his Dodge Dart Car went so fast it's sputtered sounds of...Read More
Categories: race, 12th grade, anti bullying,
Form: Limerick

Specific Types of Race Poems

Definition | What is Race in Poetry?