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Comment 148 of 548, added on December 1st, 2010 at 12:15 AM.
we all have a bit of cage

this poem reminds us that everyone has a bit of cage around them. Maya
suffered a lot growing up, but that suffering she turned into something
larger than its source - for this she is ultimately admirable

Dee from United States
Comment 147 of 548, added on October 24th, 2010 at 2:57 PM.
Buckshot Lefonque

I came to hear about this poem when I heard Buckshot Lefonque sing about
it. Both the poem and the song did move me greatly.

Aad de Jong from Netherlands
Comment 146 of 548, added on September 17th, 2010 at 3:41 PM.
I know why the caged bird sings

Bland versifying that cannot compare with Gerard Manley Hopkins 'daregale
skylark' poem on the same theme.

Steve Charters from New Zealand
Comment 145 of 548, added on August 19th, 2010 at 5:36 PM.
i know why the cadge bird sing

i all ways love this poem growing up with a disiblity i can so realte to
this in a way i still cant verbleize the coumputer has been the cadge door
that open an set me free to coummcte my thought better

stefanie from United States
Comment 144 of 548, added on July 21st, 2010 at 12:01 PM.
I know why the caged bird sings

Its a touching poem that depicts a life of a prisoner and someone that has
freedom no one's freedom should be trampled upon.'You can reach for the
stars' the sky is the starting point .Thanks Maya.

Nana Abena from Ghana
Comment 143 of 548, added on April 15th, 2010 at 5:27 AM.
I know Why The Caged Bird Sings

deeply and profoundly sad, yet beautiful.......the part about longing for
something you are unaware of, but longing for it anyway because some part
of you knows and has the imprint of it, really touches my heart......such
tragedies exist unfortunately.

Linda McCue from United States
Comment 142 of 548, added on April 3rd, 2010 at 3:42 AM.

it's a good poem.........
be the best forever for you.

trisno from indonesia

trisno from Indonesia
Comment 141 of 548, added on March 26th, 2010 at 12:00 AM.
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Comment 140 of 548, added on June 1st, 2009 at 8:57 AM.

i really enjoyed reading this book and i was so happy whehn i found a poem
to relate to it and it was by the same author so thanks a bunch Mya Angelou
u have enspired me to do much great things in life

devone Pommills from United States
Comment 139 of 548, added on April 13th, 2009 at 6:39 PM.

Maya Angelou is one of the most inspirational artists of literature in our
time, and the idiot who said he didnt like her because of her comparisons
is just that, an idiot. I have not seen you come up with a poem or a book,
so for you to judge her is just apalling and disrespectful! When you have
lived a tough life like she has, and written many works, then you can
judge her. other than that, shut up! Thank you Maya Angelou for being the
great women you are!!!

ashley from United States

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Poet: Maya Angelou
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