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Analysis and comments on Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

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Comment 64 of 364, added on February 24th, 2005 at 6:55 PM.

this poem reveals the inner beauties that all women have, meaning that it's
not about the outer appearence of one but, true beuty is based ob the way
in which one carries herself

Leslie Hill from United States
Comment 63 of 364, added on February 24th, 2005 at 6:55 PM.

this poem reveals the inner beauties that all women have, meaning that it's
not about the outer appearence of one but, tue beuty is based ob the way in
which one carries herself

Leslie Hill from United States
Comment 62 of 364, added on February 22nd, 2005 at 7:55 PM.

This peom has helped me through the toughest times in my life when people
put me down. This poem is telling me that I AM A PHENOMENAL WOMAN.

Adama from United States
Comment 61 of 364, added on February 21st, 2005 at 7:34 PM.

The first time I read this poem it tocuh in a way I've think I 've never
been touch. So I want to say to Dr. Maya Angelou, keep doing what you do
cause your doing a wonderful job!!!

Tamara from United States
Comment 60 of 364, added on February 21st, 2005 at 12:13 PM.

its cool


michael from United States
Comment 59 of 364, added on February 19th, 2005 at 12:15 AM.

Personally, I love this poem. I am a plus size woman myself and my self
esteem was very low. After reading Ms. Angelou's poem, my whole attitude
changed. I look at myself different now.The person I see in the mirror is
BEATIFUL. My smile can light up a dark room. It's all because the powerful
words in this poem, that made me love myself for who I am not who I wanted
to be. Now if anyone want to know why my head not low, it because I am a
PHENOMENAL WOMEN no matter where I go!

Willie from United States
Comment 58 of 364, added on February 18th, 2005 at 9:34 PM.

I love your poem!You see I am a phenomenal but than they (boys)don't get
point of when I just don't wanna talk to them but they try so hard.From
your poem I learned it's harder to be a thin type then a phenomenal
woman.All because of the fact of when a man trys to hit on them and they
say no the boys just don't listen.You made me and my friends that we should
be proud of our self of the way we look.Your poem really expired me. My
boyfriend says thank you because now we are both comfortable about the way
we look.Mostly me!!

Janelle Scuggs-Bagley from United States
Comment 57 of 364, added on February 18th, 2005 at 10:04 AM.

I want to thank Ms. Maya Angelou for writing this poem. Every woman should
have a copy of this somewhere in her possession. It is powerful,
inspirational and most of all the TRUTH. Not all women are cut from the
same mold, but each one of us has a uniqueness about ourselves and so what
if no one else can see it, we can. Women be proud and know that all of you
are Phenomenal!

Rashida from United States
Comment 56 of 364, added on February 17th, 2005 at 2:42 PM.

What a great poem. The most perfect use of words to describe how pothetic
men really are. Maya Angelo has brilliant eyes; she sees things like
stanzas in her poetry. She is the best! And "Phenomenal Woman" is the most
uplifting poem that any women can and will read in her lifetime. ThanXs
lifting my self-esteem Mya. You are a very powerful voice in my life and I
am amazed by the strength in your work.

Britany from United States
Comment 55 of 364, added on February 17th, 2005 at 1:37 PM.

i love the poem, i recited it in an oritorical contest at my school. she
inspires any woman with that poem.

Brittney Epps from United States

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Poet: Maya Angelou
Poem: Phenomenal Woman
Added: Feb 9 2004
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