Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014). Dancer. Singer. Poet. Author. Speaker. Educator. Creative. Inspirer. Mother. Black woman. Beautiful. She means so much to me. Everything. May she rest in peace.
"My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style."
As South Africa and the rest of the world awaits the verdict on the Oscar Pistorius case, Charlayne Hunter-Gault writes about the female judge who will ultimately decide his guilt: http://nyr.kr/1mvz2Kh