Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

The Traveller - Poem by Maya Angelou

Byways and bygone
And lone nights long
Sun rays and sea waves
And star and stone

Manless and friendless
No cave my home
This is my torture
My long nights, lone

Comments about The Traveller by Maya Angelou

  • (10/2/2018 3:21:00 AM)

    how did you describe creativity (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (6/11/2018 9:29:00 AM)

    I love poems! The are so fun to read and learn about. I read poems everyday. (Report) Reply

  • (5/23/2018 12:18:00 PM)

    this is wack. wack af lololollololooolloloolollloo (Report) Reply

  • (5/2/2018 10:26:00 AM)

    each poem that maya angelou rights has a meaning do you know what that is? (Report) Reply

  • (5/2/2018 10:23:00 AM)

    whats this mean guys (Report) Reply

  • (4/12/2018 2:26:00 PM)

    Never be alone when you come to the life
    Never be alone when you get rid of the selfishness
    (Report) Reply

  • (1/4/2018 10:49:00 PM)

    Àqaaaaaaaaaaaassßßd is a woman who is the daycare woman that is a woman who is a great and and a mother (Report) Reply

  • (5/16/2017 7:20:00 PM) is your reliable tour operator for private Morocco desert tours including the erg chebbi Sahara dunes in merzouga , we offer a wide range of Morocco private tours in air- conditioned 4x4 vehicles with professional Drivers and guides including camel trekking with overnights in desert camp , we also organise Marrakech & Fes day trips and activities, we can customise anything and everything to suite your timing, budget, and preferences , you can decide which city to visit and when and what services you want us to include in price , to tailor your tour please contact us, making sue you provide as much details about your request as you can WhatsApp /wechat +212629888546 (Report) Reply

  • Indira Renganathan (11/30/2016 5:08:00 AM)

    I think I am it on loneliness beautifully said....nice to read (Report) Reply

  • Sonali Ganguly (4/3/2016 11:42:00 PM)

    wow.... nice lines.... (Report) Reply

Read all 10 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]