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[Poetry Friday] Empowering Words from Maya Angelou’s “Still I Rise”

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Fats here.

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I am joining Poetry Friday today with excerpts from Maya Angelou’s poem, Still I Rise. It’s bold, beautiful, and liberating. Images below were edited via Textgram. Check out other poems in the Poetry Friday round-up hosted by Dr. Patricia Stohr-Hunt of The Miss Rumphius Effect.

 

Still I Rise

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Fats works at the Circulation Department of the Wayne County Public Library in Wooster, Ohio. She takes book hoarding seriously and also enjoys collecting bookmarks and tote bags. When she is not reading, Fats is either goofing around with her cat or playing video games. She is 60% Gryffindor and 40% Ravenclaw.

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