Top 100 Poems About: AFRICA

In this page, poems on / about “africa” are listed.
  • 1.
    On Being Brought From Africa To America

    'Twas mercy brought me from my Pagan land,
    Taught my benighted soul to understand
    That there's a God, that there's a Saviour too:
    Once I redemption neither sought nor knew. read more »

    Phillis Wheatley
  • 2.
    A Far Cry From Africa

    A wind is ruffling the tawny pelt
    Of Africa, Kikuyu, quick as flies,
    Batten upon the bloodstreams of the veldt.
    Corpses are scattered through a paradise. read more »

    Derek Walcott
  • 3.

    The sun sought thy dim bed and brought forth light,
    The sciences were sucklings at thy breast;
    When all the world was young in pregnant night
    Thy slaves toiled at thy monumental best. read more »

    Claude McKay
  • 4.
    Brother Africa

    Aids rages out of control savaging the continent of Africa

    He lies near to death read more »

    Colin Ian Jeffery
  • 5.
    ! ! Spirit Of Africa

    visit Africa,
    to spend time
    to notice read more »

    Bob Blackwell
  • 6.
    An Africa Thunderstorm

    From the west
    Clouds come hurrying with the wind
    Turning sharply
    Here and there read more »

    David Rubadiri
  • 7.

    Africa, Beautiful yet unappreciated
    Africa, Sahara to the Atlantic
    Africa, From Zulu Land to Yoruba Land
    Africa, From Nile River to River Niger read more »

  • 8.
    Born In Africa

    I was born in Africa
    In the war and poverty
    I love Africa my country
    I will save Africa. read more »

    St Antoine de la Vuadi
  • 9.
    To The Genius Of Africa

    O thou who from the mountain's height
    Roll'st down thy clouds with all their weight
    Of waters to old Niles majestic tide;
    Or o'er the dark sepulchral plain read more »

    Robert Southey
  • 10.

    A thousand years of darkness in her face,
    She turns at last from out the centurys' blight
    Of labored moan and dull oppression's might,
    To slowly mount the rugged path and trace read more »

    Joseph Seamon Cotter
  • 11.
    It's The Africa In Me

    It’s the Africa in me
    that loves the forest in which I wake,
    that sees and hears its fauna and flora and revels in their names. read more »

    Diana van den Berg
  • 12.
    A Memorial Of Africa


    Upon a rock I sat-a mountain-side,
    Far, far forsaken of the old sea's lip; read more »

    George MacDonald
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