Posts Tagged ‘Phenomenal Woman’

imagesPretty 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.

I say,

It’s in the reach of my arms,

The span of my hips,   

The stride of my step,  

The curl of my lips.   

I’m a woman

Phenomenal woman,   

That’s me.

From the poem, Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou (1928-2014).

Thank you, Ms. Angelou. Your phenomenal voice lives on.

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