Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Maya Angelou Poems

1. A Brave And Startling Truth 1/23/2012
2. A Conceit 1/3/2003
3. A Plagued Journey 1/23/2012
4. Ain't That Bad? 3/9/2016
5. Alone 1/3/2003
6. Awaking In New York 1/23/2012
7. Caged Bird 1/3/2003
8. California Prodigal 1/23/2012
9. Equality 1/3/2015
10. Glory Falls 3/9/2016
11. Harlem Hopscotch 3/9/2016
12. Human Family 12/4/2014
13. I know why the caged bird sings 3/9/2016
14. In All Ways A Woman 3/9/2016
15. Insomniac 1/3/2003
16. Kin 1/23/2012
17. Life Doesn't Frighten Me 8/6/2015
18. Men 1/3/2003
19. Million Man March Poem 1/3/2003
20. Momma Welfare Roll 1/3/2003
21. Old Folks Laugh 2/10/2015
22. On Aging 5/14/2015
23. On The Pulse Of Morning 1/3/2003
24. Our Grandmothers 7/14/2015
25. Passing Time 1/3/2003
26. Phenomenal Woman 1/3/2003
27. Pickin Em Up and Layin Em Down 3/9/2016
28. Preacher, Don't Send Me 3/9/2016
29. Recovery 3/9/2016
30. Refusal 1/3/2003
31. Remembrance 1/3/2003
32. Savior 3/9/2016
33. Son to Mother 3/9/2016
34. Song for the Old Ones 3/9/2016
35. Still I Rise 1/3/2003
36. Televised 3/9/2016
37. The Black Family Pledge 3/9/2016
38. The Detached 6/18/2005
39. The Health-Food Diner 12/16/2014
40. The Lesson 1/3/2003
Best Poem of Maya Angelou

Phenomenal Woman

Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's size
But when I start to tell them,
They think I'm telling lies.
I say,
It's in the reach of my arms
The span of my hips,
The stride of my step,
The curl of my lips.
I'm a woman
Phenomenally.
Phenomenal woman,
That's me.

I walk into a room
Just as cool as you please,
And to a man,
The fellows stand or
Fall down on their knees.
Then they swarm around me,
A hive of honey bees.
I say,
It's the fire in my eyes,
And the flash of my ...

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Touched By An Angel

We, unaccustomed to courage
exiles from delight
live coiled in shells of loneliness
until love leaves its high holy temple
and comes into our sight
to liberate us into life.

Love arrives
and in its train come ecstasies

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