Tag Archives: Maya Angelou

Human Family By Maya Angelou

I note the obvious differences in the human family. Some of us are serious, some thrive on comedy. Some declare their lives are lived as true profundity, and others claim they really live the real reality. The variety of our … Continue reading

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Insomniac By Maya Angelou

There are some nights when sleep plays coy, aloof and disdainful. 2 And all the wiles that I employ to win its service to my side are useless as wounded pride, and much more painful.

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Passing Time By Maya Angelou

Your skin like dawn Mine like musk 2 One paints the beginning of a certain end. 3 The other, the end of a sure beginning.

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Best Poetry Books

Title: 50 Essential Books Of Poetry That Everyone Should Read Author: Emily Temple, Flavorwire Full Text & Source: http://flavorwire.com/449473/50-essential-books-of-poetry-that-everyone-should-read The Internet, Online, 3/11/2015 Sample Text: Lighthead, Terrance Hayes Hayes is a people’s poet, writing about pop culture and race and … Continue reading

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Touched By An Angel By Maya Angelou

We, unaccustomed to courage exiles from delight live coiled in shells of loneliness until love leaves its high holy temple and comes into our sight to liberate us into life. Love arrives and in its train come ecstasies old memories … Continue reading

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Touched By An Angel By Maya Angelou

We, unaccustomed to courage exiles from delight live coiled in shells of loneliness until love leaves its high holy temple and comes into our sight to liberate us into life. Love arrives and in its train come ecstasies old memories … Continue reading

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No Regrets

“We cannot change the past, but we can change our attitude toward it. Uproot guilt and plant forgiveness. Tear out arrogance and seed humility. Exchange love for hate – thereby, making the present comfortable and the future promising.” Maya Angelou … Continue reading

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