Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Maya Angelou Poems

1. Glory Falls 3/9/2016
2. The Rock Cries Out to Us Today 2/8/2016
3. Song for the Old Ones 3/9/2016
4. The Week of Diana 3/9/2016
5. In All Ways A Woman 3/9/2016
6. The Traveller 3/9/2016
7. Harlem Hopscotch 3/9/2016
8. The Black Family Pledge 3/9/2016
9. Ain't That Bad? 3/9/2016
10. Our Grandmothers 7/14/2015
11. When I Think About Myself 9/15/2015
12. Son to Mother 3/9/2016
13. The Health-Food Diner 12/16/2014
14. These Yet To Be United States 1/17/2015
15. On Aging 5/14/2015
16. Preacher, Don't Send Me 3/9/2016
17. Pickin Em Up and Layin Em Down 3/9/2016
18. Recovery 3/9/2016
19. I know why the caged bird sings 3/9/2016
20. When Great Trees Fall 2/15/2016
21. Old Folks Laugh 2/10/2015
22. Life Doesn't Frighten Me 8/6/2015
23. Televised 3/9/2016
24. Savior 3/9/2016
25. California Prodigal 1/23/2012
26. Human Family 12/4/2014
27. The Mothering Blackness 1/23/2012
28. We Had Him 1/13/2014
29. Kin 1/23/2012
30. A Plagued Journey 1/23/2012
31. Equality 1/3/2015
32. Awaking In New York 1/23/2012
33. A Brave And Startling Truth 1/23/2012
34. On The Pulse Of Morning 1/3/2003
35. Momma Welfare Roll 1/3/2003
36. Weekend Glory 1/3/2003
37. When You Come 1/3/2003
38. Insomniac 1/3/2003
39. The Detached 6/18/2005
40. Million Man March Poem 1/3/2003

Comments about Maya Angelou

  • ggggg (4/17/2018 3:24:00 PM)

    your poem is very inspireational

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  • Aditi (4/17/2018 12:37:00 PM)

    A phenomenal oneπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

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  • thicc boy (4/11/2018 1:00:00 PM)

    here for school assinment. anyone know what the theme of these are? ? ? ?

  • the poet of poetry (4/9/2018 9:27:00 PM)

    roses are red
    you are a douche
    as jokes fly over your head
    they make the sound /whoosh/

  • Andaya Alison Wiliams (4/7/2018 5:51:00 PM)

    Beautiful and inspiring

  • Liza koshy (4/7/2018 5:21:00 PM)

    I honestly think Maya Angelou is Amazing and as a Youtuber I appreciate her and all she has done. She has made a difference in this world.

  • Theko (4/6/2018 4:52:00 AM)

    Add a comment.a poem about crocodile in tswana

  • your mom (4/5/2018 6:03:00 PM)

    great poems! from maya angelou

  • Raja Aziz Khan (4/4/2018 12:18:00 PM)

    were nice

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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The Lesson

I keep on dying again.
Veins collapse, opening like the
Small fists of sleeping
Children.
Memory of old tombs,
Rotting flesh and worms do
Not convince me against
The challenge. The years
And cold defeat live deep in
Lines along my face.
They dull my eyes, yet
I keep on dying,
Because I love to live.

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