Every once in a while someone really special comes along. Someone who inspires quietly, who does good, who spreads compassion and hope and lots of love. Now, the world is missing an angel.
Maya Angelou passed away this week at the age of 86 in North Carolina, US.
Maya Angelou was an American civil rights activist, poet, author and amazing woman who spoke 6 languages and won 3 Grammy awards. She was an eloquent commentator on race and gender best known for her groundbreaking autobiography “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.”
Maya Angelou, a beautiful soul whom the world will miss dearly.
Her inspirational poem, Phenomenal Woman says it all.
Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size,