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Analysis and comments on Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

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Comment 7 of 427, added on October 13th, 2004 at 7:45 AM.

Very Inspiring Words

Tierenny from United States
Comment 6 of 427, added on October 13th, 2004 at 7:35 AM.

This poem is like no other. This poem is like women anthem, it gives women
around the world "STRENGTH". That way there would never be any poem like
this again.

melissa from United States
Comment 5 of 427, added on October 11th, 2004 at 9:28 PM.

i was required to read this poem and to study it.i did my study .i've
learned poems for one year.i've read a lot about shakespares or so .they
are hard but i understand .however i read this poem many times but can't
understand .i wonder how did it be done .it is like a mystirous that i can
never understand but that may be the best thing for the best writing is a
recreation .every time you read it you learn more about it .just like still
i rise.

livia from China
Comment 4 of 427, added on October 10th, 2004 at 9:04 PM.

This poem gives a new meaning to the word "STRENGTH"!

Frenchie from United States
Comment 3 of 427, added on September 27th, 2004 at 9:35 AM.

Back in 1996 when I graduated high school I receited this poem in one of
our black history plays. IT took me a while to memorize it but I have never
forgotten it, It'll be with me a lifetime....

Zulma from United States
Comment 2 of 427, added on September 5th, 2004 at 1:18 PM.

that peom was beautful that one is one of my favorites i in courage
everyone that is going through something to read this poem.

francina
Comment 1 of 427, added on August 24th, 2004 at 4:49 PM.

This poem brings tears to my eyes when Maya speaks it her voice is so
earthy and one can feel her conviction in every word. It is wonderful. Does
anyone know her link to Malcolm x

KHEMARE

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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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