29 May 2014

Maya Angelou In Her Own Words

Maya Angelou is dead and the world is, quite rightly, paying tribute to a remarkable woman.  Yet, I think that I will leave it to the woman herself.  Here, in full anecdotal mode she reflects on a number of issues around the issue of being human, the nature of language and an episode from her past.  I think the words “I am going to be anything I want to be” sums her up admirably.