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Analysis and comments on Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

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Comment 187 of 427, added on March 3rd, 2006 at 7:38 AM.

this poem is one of the best poem i have ever read, i am a writer also and
Mya inspires me alot. Keep it up yu a di best mon

T.Thompson from Jamaica
Comment 186 of 427, added on February 27th, 2006 at 9:24 PM.

THIS IS A VERY DEEP POEM, KEPT UP THE GOOD WORK

NICHOL COOK from United States
Comment 185 of 427, added on February 27th, 2006 at 6:05 PM.

wow! i may be young but that is a great poem! all i can say is wow!
wowowowowowoowow

claire from United States
Comment 184 of 427, added on February 27th, 2006 at 11:01 AM.

THIS POEM IS VERY INSPIRING I LOVE TO READ EVRY DAY EELING LIKE ITS ME LIKE
SHE WROTE THIS POEM EXACTLY FOR ME WHEN WE HAVE BLACK HISTORY MONTH I TRY
TOPICK HER EVERY TIME JUST TO READ HER POEMS NOT JUST THIS ONE BUT ALL HER
POEMS ARE LL UNIQUE U INSPIRE ME AOT OT KNOW THAT BLACK WOMEN ARE MORE THEN
JUST ARE HIPS AND THIGHS BUT BRILLENCE IN ARE SMILE ARE WALK THE WAY WE
TALK AND MORE AND FOR THAT I GREATLY RESPECT YOU AND CONTINUE WITH THE GRAT
WORK LOVE YA

CAMILLA from United States
Comment 183 of 427, added on February 27th, 2006 at 10:28 AM.

I THINK SHE WROTE THIS POEM BECAUSE SHE TOOK PERSONAL EXPERIENCE FROM HER
LIFE TO WRITE IT. I REALLY LIKE THIS POEM BECAUSE SHE PUTS HER FEELINGS
INTO EVERY POEM SHE WRITES. ONE DAY I WISH TO BECOME A POET AND SHOW THE
WHOLE WORLD THE FEELINGS I FEEL. I WRITE POEMS OF MY OWN AND ONE DAY I WISH
TO GET THEM PUBLISHED.MAYA ANGELOU IS MY MENTOR BECAUSE ONE DAY I WILL HAVE
ENOUGH PASSION TO WRITE THE EVERYDAY THINGS THAT HAPPENS TO ME.

DESTINY PETE from United States
Comment 182 of 427, added on February 27th, 2006 at 10:08 AM.

is this about racists or guys???? cuz some of the comments say no man can
bring me down and others say stuff about the power of black people.

and nick wants to know what the dimonds between youre thighs is all
about???

pajamaz the clown from Jamaica
Comment 181 of 427, added on February 25th, 2006 at 9:19 PM.

i would really appreciate it if i can get the
real, deeper and more precise meaning of the poem since i will be using it
for my project work
thanks alot

sarah from Japan
Comment 180 of 427, added on February 25th, 2006 at 9:09 PM.

i really like this poem as it encourages me to grab
the opportunities i have now n make very good use of it despite the
struggles this is truly an inspiration
to all readers n as such im gonna take this as my project poem keep on with
the good work Maya Angelou

chika from Jamaica
Comment 179 of 427, added on February 20th, 2006 at 2:14 PM.

this is a pretty poem and i like it!

Oey from United States
Comment 178 of 427, added on February 17th, 2006 at 5:51 AM.

maya you know just best how to inspire me with your outstanding artistic
skills. the poem signifies alot issues in my life as a young black lady.you
are and will remain my no.1 poetry writer, novelist etc.

berlynda l guriras from Namibia

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Poet: Maya Angelou
Poem: Still I Rise
Added: Feb 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: Jun 4 2004


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