Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Maya Angelou Poems

21. Million Man March Poem 1/3/2003
22. Men 1/3/2003
23. Kin 1/23/2012
24. Insomniac 1/3/2003
25. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings 1/3/2003
26. Human Family 12/4/2014
27. Equality 1/3/2015
28. California Prodigal 1/23/2012
29. Awaking in New York 1/23/2012
30. Alone 1/3/2003
31. A Plagued Journey 1/23/2012
32. A Conceit 1/3/2003
33. A Brave and Startling Truth 1/23/2012

The Detached

We die,
Welcoming Bluebeards to our darkening closets,
Stranglers to our outstretched necks,
Stranglers, who neither care nor
care to know that
DEATH IS INTERNAL.

We pray,
Savoring sweet the teethed lies,

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