Cultural PoetryMental Intercourse With Lia - I really adore this site. It is dark and mysterious, and has thought provoking mental exchanges. Read her guestbook, and you will find a plethora of equally satisfied visitors... make no mistake, if you have not had mental intercourse with Lia, you need to go get some. P.s. Don't pass up her links page, she got a lil sumthin, sumthin up in there!
My Obsession - This lady has some fantastic poetry on her site, and she is ready to take you for a wild ride! Read the poems, then scroll down and hit the come to me button, and you will be transported to another realm again and again. Some of the pages are hard to read, but just work with it. You will get your mind nicely blown if you do.
African American Literature Book Club - The African American Literature Book Club's goal is to satisfy all your on-line book buying needs and increase everyone's knowledge of the richness that is African American Literature.
Akua Lezli Hope, African American woman poet, writer, paper maker - Poets are the unofficial legislators of the world. To paraphrase Auden, we make no/thing happen. We offer mirrors on the world. We write and speak toward clarity, truth, change. I write to encode the African American urban technopeasant mythos and to make good manifest.
Aloud! - "Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe."
Ang Pader ni Poginoypi (The Wall) - a brief peek into the life and works of Filipino poetry ICon Poginoypi. No BOOK or Anthology has published Poginoypi's underground rumblings on Philippine Society, Manila's gay rights movement and other recurring patterns.
Asian and Asian-American Poets - Selected poets and poetry from Roth Publishing.
Ayin Adams - Poetry, films, writings and music from award-winning poet.
Black Poets On-Line - Black culture-related poetry on the Internet.
Darni's Den - Great graphic loads in the beginning, no wait, but real nice. Great poems, slick design, generally a nice ride for a poet lovin surfer.
Database of African American Poetry - "This database covers the works of 54 African-American poets writing in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and, through their writings, provides a unique portrait of early America."
Indian Poetry, Poems, Poets, India: In Grey Circles : Poems by Sunanda Swarup - In Grey Circles : Poems by Sunanda Swarup
LatinoLingo: A Venue Of Voices - LatinoLingo is a source to promote positive awareness of the Latino community through the arts.
The Lyrical Dome - In addition to the hip hop forum, there is a poetry dome that gives voice to the styles of artists who are the forerunners of the urban poetry movement, existing between the lines of hip-hop and contemporary poetry.
mulutmata.com - Bernice Chauly - Born in 1968 of Chinese and Punjabi descent, Bernice Chauly has been fascinated by literature, poetry, theatre, film and photography. Her passion lies in capturing the human spirit in all its mysterious forms and guises. She lives and works in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
New Afrika Empires : Newest Poems from Empress - Come read love poems, poems of yearning and political poems by your host of the Poetry section at New Afrika Empires- the Empress. Contact her to submit your poems for consideration.
New Afrika Empires : Poetry at New Afrika Empires - Our business may be to help you promote your online writers empire, but our passion in life is poetry - reading it, writing it, publishing the works of others at this site, cocoa dreams, in our e-books, and an upcoming offline publication
Poems by Temitayo - Here are some writing by another member of the Empire. There is a PG-13 rating, (for language only), so be aware! The poets name is Temitayo, and she is Really Talented! On this page "Be my Tupac" and "Buckets".
Poems Inspired By Middle Eastern Dance & Culture - A collection of poems inspired by Middle Eastern dance (also known as belly dancing), mythology, and culture.
Poetry and Prose of the Harlem Renaissance - Manuscript archive of poetry and prose by various authors.
Poetry by Deaf and Hard of Hearing People - Poems by deaf and hard of hearing people, expressing their feelings and experiences with hearing loss.
Poetry, Prose & Other Noize - An eclectic mix of African American poetry, literature & opinion with original works by C. Mari. You can also get your Nikki Giovanni fix here.
Poets - The African-American Literature Book Club's Poets pages include numerous brief biographies of African-American poets both famous and lesser-known, many with accompanying poem texts and occassional audio recordings. Also provides links to further resources related to African-American poetry on the internet.
A Swan Song by Janette Owens. A collection of intimate poems and revealing short stories. - Through poetry and prose, Janette Owens depicts the nuances of contemporary love and relationships, while addressing the social ills that plague our community.
The Taco Shop Poets - An introduction to San Diego's Chicano performing poets collective. Includes poetry selections and poet/member bios.
TimBookTu - ". . . a site featuring stories, poetry and essays dedicated to giving greater exposure to up-and-coming writers and poets who wish to express themselves in the written form on topics that relate to the African-American experience and culture."
Welcome to Africent - ...This is a place for all races to come and learn more about African-American contributions to the world. Many different pages, ranging from poetry, history, greeting cards, webrings and links to various black related sites. Beautiful graphics, educational site.
Welcome To BackyardSoul Entertainment - The JazzeCafe: An Online Cafe For Artist ,the best jazz cafe on the net, where artist from around the world come to share their poetic works. Accepts submissions
Welcome to My House - Quentin's House - Enter this brother's house, turn on the lights and you will see the rooms within he keeps his insanity. And I thought windows were the entrance to the soul... By Quentin Huff