Posts Tagged Maya Angelou

Wisdom from Maya Angelou

There is so much wisdom to be learnt from our elders like Maya Angelou. Below are few of these gems: I’ve learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow. I’ve learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way he/she handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights. I’ve learned that regardless of your relationship with your parents, you’ll miss them when they’re gone from your life. I’ve learned that making a “living” is not the […]

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Phenomenal Woman

One of the biggest regrets surrounding my mother’s death, is that I didn’t take part in her funeral service. Truth be told by the time she died, I was so emotionally and physically exhausted that I just let others take over. All my effort the proceeding months had been consumed with trying to keep her alive, to get her on a path to remission, that when the end came, I had nothing left. But I really do wish I had said something during the service. Even if it was just to read a poem. The one that comes to mind […]

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And Still I Rise

I never tire of listening to this poem by Dr. Maya Angelou. Truly inspirational!

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