I was told about this poem tonight by a Kenyan friend in Sydney studying international humanitarian law…and so I came across the most extraordinary person.…
And after being motivated and working this week on this …in the spirit of sharing, hope and love.
A Brave and Startling Truth
American Poet, Author and Actress
Music video of Maya reading her poem here – ASTONISHING
“Dr. Maya Angelou is a remarkable Renaissance woman, hailed as one of the great voices of contemporary literature. As a poet, educator, historian, best-selling author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist, producer and director, she continues to travel the world, spreading her legendary wisdom. Within the rhythm of her poetry and elegance of her prose lies Angelou’s unique power to help readers of every o