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Analysis and comments on Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou

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Comment 14 of 364, added on October 29th, 2004 at 6:19 PM.

I enjoyed reading this poem in class because it makes one think that if
they have low self-esteem then they should not let anyone put them down.
Just by reading this poem it would raise your self esteem and make you look
at yourself as a better person. No matter how you look men should judge
you by your personality. After i read this poem i realized that the most of
the things mentioned are true about a lot of women.
Thanks and good jog Maya Angelou your the best......
Kisha

kisha from United States
Comment 13 of 364, added on October 29th, 2004 at 3:58 PM.

IM a thirteen year old girl and im also a plus size girl mya angelous poems
really inspire me to do something positive with my life I love to sing and
write poetry and when I need some insperation I just read one of myas poems
I am a young black women and proud of it. thank you mya

kirsty jasper from United States
Comment 12 of 364, added on October 26th, 2004 at 9:40 AM.

this poems is one of my favorites i love it it expresses how i fell about
men i like and all most love

denisha from United States
Comment 11 of 364, added on October 16th, 2004 at 5:09 PM.

I've loved this poem since the movie "POETIC JUSTICE" when Janet Jackson
read it. Not knowing that it was one of Dr.Angelo's poems when i saw the
movie seeing it here just gave me chills.

ANNETTE from United States
Comment 10 of 364, added on October 15th, 2004 at 2:04 PM.

the frist time i heard this poem i cried. its because some one that i
didnt know that well gave it to me and i didnt have a clue that this person
thought of me that way. Much Love

Ophelia from United States
Comment 9 of 364, added on October 14th, 2004 at 7:15 AM.

This peom has touched me in a way that no peom has touched me before.I am a
peom writer and I don't think I would have gotton that deep. But the
delicate of the peom is so beutiful and every woman, child,mother should be
proud of their outer features. I know I am and a Phenomenal Woman I shall
be

Amber Martin from United States
Comment 8 of 364, added on September 28th, 2004 at 10:00 PM.

I love this poem so much because it got my sister to be the Queen of Meigs
Gs. Know im finna do this poem in a school show and from what i have heard
so far, im going to win this little school project. I have been expericing
Maya Angelo every since i read her book. Maya this peom is the best. Out of
all your peoms i would rank this one as being the best. i love all you
peoms its just this one is my favorie. Still I Rise is one of my favorites
to.

candace dash from United States
Comment 7 of 364, added on September 27th, 2004 at 5:19 PM.

I think that this poem si great! it tells about things that u wouldn't
rthink other people talked about.other wise this peom is vert
inspirational.

Pretty woman from United States
Comment 6 of 364, added on September 24th, 2004 at 2:54 PM.

I enjoyed reading this peom because some poeple just dont uderstand that
you dont have to have a model body or the prettest girl to be beautiful

Gisele Barlow from France
Comment 5 of 364, added on September 22nd, 2004 at 8:14 AM.

I love Dr. Angelo she is a breath of fresh air, she is inspiring to anyone
who is willing to listen to her. She to me is like an earthly angle just
looking to give knowledge to anyone who is willing to listen. Listen to
her tonation and pitch and you to can hear her sincerity...give me more
Mya.

Stephanie Baker 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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