Dec 16, When Great Trees Fall – Poem by Maya Angelou When great trees fall, rocks on distant hills shudder, lions hunker down in tall grasses, and even elephants lumber after safety. When great trees fall in forests, small things recoil into silence, their senses eroded beyond fear. When great souls die, the air around us becomes [ ]. Apr 01, It leaves a gnawing pain that nothing can heal. It leaves an open wound that tries to heal and yet is re-opened again and again by memories and regret such are the topics discussed in ‘When Great Trees Fall’.
In ‘When Great Trees Fall’ by Maya Angelou, the speaker identifies with all who have felt the deep searing pain of losing someone close. The speaker is Reviews: 6. May 11, When great trees fall ~ Maya Angelou. Leave a Comment. When great trees fall, rocks on distant hills shudder, lions hunker down in tall grasses, and even elephants lumber after safety. When great trees fall in forests, small things recoil into silence, read more. Stay in Touch. Apr 17, On Maya Angelou’s “When Great Trees Fall” (and how she speaks to my heart) I love Maya Angelou’s work.
I also love her voice, which is all gravelly and full of wisdom. Many poets can fashion a poem, as they should if they’re good at the craft and art of the work, but Maya Angelou speaks poetry. It’s like God speaks through her. Check out our maya angelou when great trees selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops.
May 03, Poetry class. Suffolk community college.