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Analysis and comments on Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

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Comment 177 of 357, added on March 25th, 2006 at 4:52 PM.

Ms. Angelou Phenomenal Woman is the poem for all women. I am not a model
type and for a long time had low self esteem. I no longer think I am not
worthy and reading this poem helps to reaffirm my new found self worth so
thank you for putting into words what we as women truly are PHENOMENAL
WOMEN THAT'S US.

Lee Berry from United States
Comment 176 of 357, added on March 23rd, 2006 at 12:26 PM.

I love this poem because it explains me so well. it makes me great about
myself i am a phenomenal woman yes thats me

Amanda Smith from United States
Comment 175 of 357, added on March 16th, 2006 at 9:56 PM.

i love this poem coz it hows that you can be proud of yourself even if you
dont have the perfect body image.

alysha from Australia
Comment 174 of 357, added on March 15th, 2006 at 4:58 PM.

i love acting this poem out and it feels so good for a girl to say that
about herself cause we need it.
to all my laidies out there be strong!

Brittainy White from United States
Comment 173 of 357, added on March 14th, 2006 at 5:30 PM.

you have inspired me as a young child to be a poem writer. I hope someday
we can meet and talk about certain ideas

Jasmine mitchell from United States
Comment 172 of 357, added on March 10th, 2006 at 12:21 PM.

Dear,Maya Angleo love this poem it really speak from the heart every time i
read this poem it inspired me to write poerty because of you that is what
I'am going to do.

Jacara from United States
Comment 171 of 357, added on March 7th, 2006 at 5:14 PM.

I have to do a report on Maya Angelo. I had a choice of her or Lena Horne.
I picked Mrs. Angleo because I like to read poems. I took intrest in it
because I like to know what people think sometimes. The first time I heard
this poem, I was watching Poetic Justice. Im pretty sure that there are
alot of people that know your poem. I would say that it's the most famous
peom that you have. I didn't quite understand it but now that Im older, I
get what you are trying to get out there. Be proud of yourself. All women
of differnt ages are phenomenal in there own way and no matter how you look
carry yourself proudly. You don't have to be a super model.

Chelsea Reed from United States
Comment 170 of 357, added on March 1st, 2006 at 4:04 PM.

this poem is sooooo great. maya really shows you don't have to be pretty or
skinny. just b u and people will like you for who u r. and i just love the
sass in her poems and her repititions for emphasis.

eunice from United States
Comment 169 of 357, added on February 27th, 2006 at 10:36 AM.

I LIKE THIS POEM BECAUSE IT REMINDS ME OF ME. SHE TAKES HER PERSONAL
EXPERIENCE AND PUTS IT IN HER POEMS.I REALLY LIKE THIS POEM BECAUSE
EVERYTHING SHE WENT THROUGH I'M GOING THROUGH.

DESTINY PETE from United States
Comment 168 of 357, added on February 23rd, 2006 at 3:23 PM.

i am deeply in love with this poem i rehearsed this poem for my 6th grade
graduation evryone was astound. im just 14 and i can relate to this poem
deeply.

tashari bargainer from United States

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Poet: Maya Angelou
Poem: Phenomenal Woman
Added: Feb 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: Sep 21 2011


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