poems Archive

  • black man in dirt

    B L A C K

    Introduction: Poems About Race And Identity I'm currently reading two books that have made me realise that I need to read more. Way more! The first is The Destruction of Black Civilisation and the

  • a poem about politics

    The New Leaders of The Free World.

    I think I know what you're thinking. "Oh boy. Here we go

  • poems about the future

    The Blueprint.

    Introduction This is a poem about the future. My future. A future. Are you ready? Don't worry, if you aren't, there's at least a couple of decades before it comes into fruition in its entirety.

  • a poem about poverty

    The Ubiquitous Boy

    🙏🏾 The scale of my ambition. It's getting too large to construct on my own. Like many Africans, I've had enough. News coverage showcasing this region. Does nothing but reinforce the legion

  • a rhythmic poem

    F.

    A Rhythmic Poem I was on my way home today and this came to me when I was on the train. I aggressively wrote it down even as my stop quickly approached. F. Fuck you, and everything you stand

  • an opposites poem

    Everything & Nothing

    An opposites poem. Life almost feels like a balance between opposites; life and death, good and not good, For the longest time, I wasn't sure what to call this. Is it a poem about life and death.

  • the leader of the free world

    The Leader of The Free World.

    A Poem About The World This poem, 'the leader of the free world' is a collection of my thoughts on the world of politics. It's also my first attempt at an iambic pentameter structure! The Free

  • BLACK & RIGHT

    Poems About Being 'Black'. A few weeks ago, I felt the urge to write something in my notepad. The words that dropped in my head were, "when in doubt, blame the black man". Not thinking much of it, I

  • the stars, the moon, the clouds…

    a poem about relationships How do you want the stars, the moon, the clouds, and everything I own? I will give you my heart, my soul, my life, and everything I know. Just to know that you'll

  • Poem About America

    Freedom & Justice.

    Recently, I've been wondering whether everything negative we read or watch about the US is a testament to its true colours or simply a blip in its continued dominance on the world stage. My poem