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Analysis and comments on Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

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Comment 48 of 358, added on February 3rd, 2005 at 12:06 PM.

I love this poem it mkes me feel like a young woman because ever since i
was little men always had something to say bout me, but now that i read
this poem it makes me feel like ive been born again

Sheniqua Smith from United States
Comment 47 of 358, added on February 2nd, 2005 at 12:49 PM.

Maya, I appreciate all of the uplifting words despite right now what this
country is going through. I copied down this poem and took if home to let
me mother and sister read it they both fell in love. Maya, I just honor
your name. Thanx

Wizza Bean from United States
Comment 46 of 358, added on January 31st, 2005 at 9:14 PM.

this poem means so much to me. As a young girl who is not like the norm and
does not have the model body, this poem makes me feel proud to be me. I
read this poem over and over again and each time i can feel my head rising
a little higher. This is a woman's anthem.

Caity from United States
Comment 45 of 358, added on January 31st, 2005 at 7:55 PM.

i like the poem phenomenal women because i think it show that you are
phenomenal and sometimes women don't. also, that you dont have to be a
super model, fashion model, or super star to be phenomenal.

angel mason from United States
Comment 44 of 358, added on January 27th, 2005 at 2:27 PM.

I don't know where to start! This poem has totally changed my perspective
on life. It seems as though it opened a new door somewhere where I have
never been. Maya hits the nail right on the head by saying that we are
phenomenally a woman! Ladies we are so fearfully and wonderfully made,
let's not take that for granted.

Kara Schlabach from United States
Comment 43 of 358, added on January 27th, 2005 at 8:35 AM.

Hi mya I really love all the poems i've read by you an as for this here
poem I read this poem in the 5th grade and 6th I just want to say tha i'm
proud of you and your work.

Kaylen from United States
Comment 42 of 358, added on January 25th, 2005 at 11:51 AM.

when i got the movie "poetic justice" with janet jackson and tupac shakur,
i've heard all the best poems that maya angelou wrote. i've feel in love
with phenomenal woman. cause i can relate to it. i'm 18 and i feel like a
phenomenal woman. i've written 10 notebooks filled with poetry. and i love
them all.

dana from United States
Comment 41 of 358, added on January 23rd, 2005 at 9:30 AM.

this poem was very good. Not being a perfect size or the girl that gets
alot of attention at school it really encouraged me to fell good about my
body and whop i am . i have a much higher self asteem after reading this
poem.

Jennifer Becker from United States
Comment 40 of 358, added on January 22nd, 2005 at 6:37 PM.

Maya Angelou's "phenomenal women" is so beautiful. For the brief time I
read it I feel as if I am living her expirences. She is so strong and has
such an amazing essenence to her.

Ariel from Canada
Comment 39 of 358, added on January 21st, 2005 at 1:13 AM.

I was wondering if all of maya angelos' books are just poems or is there
actual story writing.. I was just curious, so maybe if you could email me
and let me know , that would be wonderful!

Ms. Michelle 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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