Maya Angelou


“Maya Angelou”

he sang of open sky,  free will
for cag`ed birds.
Maya merged her melody with words.
And, trippingly,  faith fostered on her tongue,
now heralds forth in heaven’s choir
love’s tempo, perfectly sung.
Her poems, holy; burnished in that fire
for  freedom.

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4 Comments on “Maya Angelou”

  1. Marcy
    June 3, 2014 at 1:54 am #

    What a lovely tribute.

    Like

  2. jacquelinecaseypoetry
    June 3, 2014 at 4:11 am #

    Thank you!

    Like

  3. KymmInBarcelona
    June 3, 2014 at 2:44 pm #

    ‘burnished in the fire’, oh yes.

    Like

  4. jacquelinecaseypoetry
    June 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm #

    Hi, Kymm. Have a lovely day!

    Like

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