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 po…