Discussing her childhood mutism..Incredible, beautiful and courageous woman.

Still I Rise -Maya Angelou

Katie Makkai - Pretty - YouTube Spoken Word

Sex, Marriage, & Fairytales.. Spoken Word. Amen.

When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value.Later, when the nurses were going through his meagre possessions, they found this poem. Its quality and content so impressed the staff that copies were made and distributed to every nurse in the hospital. Click through pic to read.

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Life doesn't frighten me By Maya Angelou

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Maya Angelou

"Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud." - Maya Angelou//

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His Day is Done, a tribute poem by Maya Angelou

CBS WKBT News Anchor's On-Air Response to Viewer Calling Her Fat (Oct. 2nd, 2012)- THIS IS NOT SPAM. This is my original pin, encouraging you to watch this video. This woman is AMAZING- the way she articulated her stand against a viewer was remarkable. Please watch it. There's a lot to learn from this strong lady.

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Maya Angelou

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Maya Angelou