Treasure Island

Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Phenomenal Woman


Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's size
But when I start to tell them,
........................
........................
read full text »


Do you like this poem?
316 person liked.
123 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Comments about this poem (Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou )

Enter the verification code :

  • Cheung Shun Sang (11/6/2004 5:34:00 PM)

    Very good poem.Without suspicious to sex there are not you- the phenomenal woman. Either i am orthodox belonged or am i perverted (Report) Reply

  • Yolanda Walker (10/14/2004 10:51:00 AM)

    Ms. Maya Angelou, This poem express every black woman that feels good about her self, mother, grandmother and there daughter. This poem should make every woman have RESPECT for themselves and it should make them want stand on their feet and feel proud they are women. (Report) Reply

New Poems

  1. JGP, Jhonas Lumanlan
  2. Lost in Fourth dimension, Madrason writer
  3. Cyberneet poeet, Madrason writer
  4. You Speak to Me, Lukie Pieterse
  5. I LOVED HER, Saturday Chikezie Promise
  6. Love Overpowers All, Saturday Chikezie Promise
  7. BY THE WATER TOWER., Terry Collett
  8. Every moment, Saturday Chikezie Promise
  9. Hurt and pain., Saturday Chikezie Promise
  10. Fragile, Saturday Chikezie Promise

Poem of the Day

poet Paul Laurence Dunbar

The mist has left the greening plain,
The dew-drops shine like fairy rain,
The coquette rose awakes again
Her lovely self adorning.

The Wind is hiding in the trees,
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]