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Analysis and comments on Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

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Comment 41 of 361, 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 361, 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 361, 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
Comment 38 of 361, added on January 18th, 2005 at 8:22 PM.

Nothing but the truth, strengthing, breathtaking, and emotional are some of
the words that describes this poem. It truly is "One in a million" and I
think Maya for writing it. I'm looking forward to more poems of this
nature. Thanks Maya!

morgan from United States
Comment 37 of 361, added on January 16th, 2005 at 7:55 PM.

The poem is one of my favorite poems because when I first read this poem I
felt like this was written about me. And I believe that any true women
would feel that unbelieveable feeling of coinfidence after reading this
wondeerful poem. This poem allows young ladys and women to understand that
your own individualality is the most gorgeous this thing in the world. And
when you have this aspect in your life it's something that not only you
will notice but people will unexpectly notice too.

Dana H from United States
Comment 36 of 361, added on January 14th, 2005 at 1:22 PM.

this poem really helps when I am feeling down. I am a 13 year old and
sometimes, or all the time I feel I am not good enough. this poem is so
beautifull.

Dominique from United States
Comment 35 of 361, added on January 13th, 2005 at 3:19 PM.

i have read over a thousand poems and this is my all time favorite

rece from United States
Comment 34 of 361, added on January 13th, 2005 at 1:31 PM.

I love Mya and Phenomenal Women is my favorite poem. It's a poem that
should be shared between every women in god's eye. When I read that poem I
feel deep and emotional because it has me imagining this phenomenal women.
I too am a phenomenal women and I face the same problems. I'm not cute nor
do I have the perfect body but there's still something about me that is
very attractive and I feel it's the realness of me. Thank you Mya.

Racharr from United States
Comment 33 of 361, added on January 12th, 2005 at 7:11 PM.

This is a great poem that has inspired alot of people including me. I love
Maya Angelo and her poetry. Alot more young people should read this poem
because yuoung people have not yet experienced being a woman and this poem
may give a child taht feels like they have no hope alot of hope

Kaseana Stubbs from United States
Comment 32 of 361, added on January 10th, 2005 at 4:19 PM.

I have to say this is the most beautiful poem that Mya Angelou has ever
written. She knows how to go deep in a young woman's mind. The depth of her
words tells no boundies. I was able see her in a lecture not long ago, not
only is she a beautiful woman. But she has a craft like no other. Keeping
it real its what makes Mya a Star!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

Kerri from United States

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