Maya Angelou was a very exceptional and successful African American female. This is one of many of her famous poems "And Still I Rise". The website gives a good view on how others viewed Ms.
Wonderful link (safe) to the Famous Poets and Poems Website - extraordinary collection.
To a beautiful soul by the name of Erin Hanson, whoever you may be. thank you for reminding me just how much I love poetry in its purest form!
Emily Dickinson ~ "Hope is the thing with feathers." Yes Hope- you are the thing with feathers. Mom loves you.
William Wordsworth I recall having to learn this off by heart at school. I can still recite it to this day. I love this poem, especially as I am Welsh and the Daffodil our National flower.
The Flower - Alfred Lord Tennyson - I had to memorize this poem in junior high and have remembered it ever since - well mostly - Amy
Water is the only thing that still touches my body. That, and the warm, beautiful arms of my children.I long for your touch, smell and the look in your eyes make up for all the bad things in our life
William shakespeare quotes about life william shakespeare quotes messages wordings and gift ideas - Collection Of Inspiring Quotes, Sayings, Images
Rumi Poetry art, Yesterday I was clever so I wanted to change the world, poetry print, Rumi quote, wall decor
The stars make me dream, Van Gogh. Especially poignant if you've seen the Doctor Who episode, "Vincent and the Doctor".