“Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou

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.
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.  Continue reading “Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou


“Accents” by Denice Frohman

(Poem removed on poet’s kind request)

The poetry in words can be found here (opens in new window)

Denice Frohman is one of the poets that made me fall in love with the art. Just reading her words Continue reading “Accents” by Denice Frohman