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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.
The Genesis
The Arabs and Jews Comes from Abraham genus Being use, misuse....Read More
Categories: arabic, family, jewish, race,
Form: Haiku

Premium Member Haiti, Haiti: the Decisive Battle of Vertieres
Haiti, Haiti, Haiti, the Land of Martyrs Haiti, Haiti, the Land of Great Slaves Haiti, Haiti, the Land of Ancient Braves For many, the betrayed Land that matters. Haiti, Haiti, the volcanic land of Fire Haiti, Haiti, the land of...Read More
Categories: race, africa, black african american,
Form: Free verse
The Aryan Eyes
That blue sunken eyes, Comes the exonerating, Awesome Aryan price....Read More
Categories: beauty, emotions, pride, race,
Form: Haiku
The Best Day In New York
The best day in New York is when The Marathon takes place, For people from all walks of life Come out to see the race. If the weather gods cooperate And it is crisp and clear, Then the multitudes plus music...Read More
Categories: new york, race,
Form: Rhyme
Not Quite English
Where are you really from? An all-too familiar question, One which I quite detest. Often looking for simple answer, This I cannot give, too awkward to tell the truth, I can only say, not quite English, not quite like you. My...Read More
Categories: race, england, holocaust, how i
Form: Free verse

Premium Member If My Muscles Could Talk To Me
My muscles know not my ultimate intent “Around the block or just to that sign Please share with us what’s on your mind We hope this sprint is just a short way Or you need to add a speed...Read More
Categories: race, health, high school, hurt,
Form: Rhyme
Invisible Bloodbath: Tulsa Race Massacre
The story of a harrowing tragedy, A race carnage of terror and atrocity. A district that teemed with pride and achievement, But a place of hatred for white supremacists. With the terror and fear of those dark days, The lives...Read More
Categories: death, race,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Privilege
Representative Jamaal Bowman sets off a fire alarm in the House Chamber rips down the 'Emergency' signs heads for the hills Doesn't apologize...Read More
Categories: judgement, political, race, usa,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Been Thinking
Ink of my skin doesn't define me, nor does it construe my poetry....Read More
Categories: anti bullying, race, racism,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member The Race Is Within
I first began running, just to have fun, A way to exercise out in the sun. A light wind was blowing, what a pleasure, The time alone was a hidden treasure. I found myself running mile after mile, Never a...Read More
Categories: race, body, courage, dedication, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Being Black Is a Race
Being Black is a race. A race against time A race from the police A race from racism A race from ourselves A race from poverty, drugs and abuse A race within our race against our own kind, to...Read More
Categories: race, beautiful, black african american,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member At the Track
at the track today the money came rolling in a Trifecta win...Read More
Categories: adventure, fun, money, race,
Form: Senryu
Christ Color
Christ's color will not get me into Heaven...Read More
Categories: race, africa, america, bible, black
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jim Crow's Demise
Hello. I was born after the Civil War and met my fate after much civil unrest. You may have never encountered me, but some things you might already know. My name is Jim Crow, and...Read More
Categories: race,
Form: Prose Poetry
Green apples are tasty Red apples too Just like you...Read More
Categories: race, family, life, longing, love,
Form: Haiku

Specific Types of Race Poems

Definition | What is Race in Poetry?