Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Phenomenal Woman - Poem by Maya Angelou

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,
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Topic(s) of this poem: beautiful

Comments about Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

  • Luz Hanaii (8/22/2016 2:46:00 AM)

    Original and down to earth appeal. (Report) Reply

    7 person liked.
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  • (8/20/2016 12:16:00 PM)

    This is a very egoistic poem about how she is better than other women.
    Now she is dead it isn't true, if it ever was.
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  • Mohammad Maleki (8/18/2016 7:10:00 AM)

    Adorable sort of writing. Awesome and full of magnificent words that depict strength and tenacity
    of women in a glorious ambience.
    Women are phenomenon and they truly deserve possession of a monopoly on such an sacred and splendid word.
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  • Sriranji Aratisankar (8/5/2016 6:19:00 AM)

    No doubt it is an example of a good poem, I read I am a common woman by RABINDRANATH TAGORE, that is an extraordinary experience, so I'am not much satisfied. (Report) Reply

  • Sriranji Aratisankar (8/5/2016 6:16:00 AM)

    No doubt it is an example of a good poem, I read I am a common woman by RABINDRANATH TAGORE, so I'am not much satisfied. (Report) Reply

  • George Shadrack Kamanda (8/3/2016 10:44:00 PM)

    Such a talented poet she is. This poem should serve as inspiration and societal guid book for all young girls...... in order for them to see the beauty in their personalities. Kudos to all phenomenal young lady out there! (Report) Reply

  • esmaeil  AAabedini (8/1/2016 8:36:00 AM)

    Love and love just live ! (Report) Reply

  • (7/31/2016 12:10:00 PM)

    Love this. describes a phenomenal attitude.. (Report) Reply

  • Rose Kanana (7/30/2016 2:22:00 PM)

    A phenomenal woman without limit indeed (Report) Reply

  • (7/22/2016 12:34:00 PM)

    a very phenomenal poem indeed (Report) Reply

  • (7/20/2016 8:41:00 PM)

    Yes! You are a remarkable, as well as phenomenal woman!
    You are also an excellent right on poet!
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  • Donna Jones (7/15/2016 9:29:00 PM)

    First time I have read her and already feel inspired to read more of her wonderful poetry (Report) Reply

  • (7/10/2016 8:19:00 AM)

    Nice writing, Maya.
    Very good expression.
    God bless. ....P K Roy
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  • Mario Bevilaqua (7/6/2016 5:35:00 AM)

    It must to be read by every single woman on Earth. You all are phenomenal women! ! !
    Keep fighting for your rights! One day this world will be fair to you all women! ! !
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  • Poornima  Thapa (7/5/2016 8:46:00 AM)

    WOW, This is an awesome poem describing women of strength. Inspiring us all to have an attitude like this and we would be so free of the shackles of what a typical woman ought to be (Report) Reply

  • (7/2/2016 1:10:00 PM)

    Superb (Report) Reply

  • Akshaya Kumar Das (6/25/2016 10:17:00 PM)

    You are a phenomenal woman😂So beautiful diction😂 (Report) Reply

  • Dorina Neculce (6/13/2016 3:27:00 PM)

    nice poetry I like very much (Report) Reply

  • (6/11/2016 8:26:00 PM)

    She has really inspired me throughout my career. (Report) Reply

  • (6/11/2016 7:14:00 PM)

    This is brilliant! i love it (Report) Reply

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