Poems by Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou is an American author and poet who has been called "America's most visible black female autobiographer" by scholar Joanne M. Braxton...
Out of the huts of history's shame / I rise / Up from a past that's rooted in pain / I
rise / I'm a black ocean, leaping and wide / Welling and swelling I bear in the tide.
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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, / They think I'm telling lies.
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Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 4, ...
In 1993, Angelou wrote and delivered a poem, “On The Pulse of the Morning," at
Maya Angelou, born April 4, 1928 as Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, was raised
in ... At the request of President Clinton, she wrote and delivered a poem at his ...
May 28, 2014 ... Acclaimed author, poet and activist Maya Angelou died today at the age of 86. In
remembrance of her inspiring life and prolific career, we've ...
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