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Analysis and comments on Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

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Comment 91 of 421, added on April 21st, 2005 at 12:11 PM.

This poem has encouraged me to be strong in all my struggles big or small.
Maya Angelou is a true hero and inspirational human being. Rock On!!!!

Joanne from United States
Comment 90 of 421, added on April 15th, 2005 at 2:22 PM.

this poem is the best poem it really touchs peoples heart it says every
thing

chad B from United States
Comment 89 of 421, added on April 15th, 2005 at 7:15 AM.

i think this poem,is a beautiful work of struggle,only the poeple that went
through hard times can really know the meaning of this work of art,she
gives such hope to the demise of pain,this poem can make anybodys day

kiyana powell
Comment 88 of 421, added on April 14th, 2005 at 4:25 PM.

i enjoyed this poem a lot. it has inspired me to let me know that i can
make it. i love this poem and i think everyone who has be told that they
are nothing or won't make it should read still i rise.

Patrica from United States
Comment 87 of 421, added on April 13th, 2005 at 11:06 AM.

This point was the one that shined over every other poem to do an poem
analysis over it reached me because of everyday life situations that people
come across and this poem just might help them through it might not change
much but beleive me it will change something.

Whitney Harrell from United States
Comment 86 of 421, added on April 12th, 2005 at 8:24 PM.

Some of us awaken in this world which we where delivered into with a
struggle that at the moment of our birth, was going to stick with us for a
majority if not all of our lifetime. A new day, that same struggle.
People...always keep your head up.
"Bowed head and lowered eyes?" NEVER

Leo from United States
Comment 85 of 421, added on April 11th, 2005 at 7:01 PM.

I love this poem it helped me deal with everyday life. its so touching, i
think everyone should read this.

Vanessa from Canada
Comment 84 of 421, added on April 9th, 2005 at 6:11 PM.

This poem is one of the greatest that Maya Angelou has written. Not only
does this poem expresses a womans rise and determination, but also African
American people as a whole. It has really touched me, to see how Angelou
has produced imagery with her words.

deangela j. from United States
Comment 83 of 421, added on April 7th, 2005 at 3:25 PM.

this is a very good poem

ana from United States
Comment 82 of 421, added on April 5th, 2005 at 7:46 PM.

i really like this poem. At school we had a black history show and they
read this exact poem and it tuched a lot of people.

alex from United States

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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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