between healing and hollering



my talents include being able to sit on the toilet for 30 minutes being distracted by my phone

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between healing and hollering

Anonymous said: why do black people use you in the wrong context? such is "you ugly" instead of "you're ugly" I know u guys can differentiate, it's a nuisance


you a bitch


Today(May 28th) Dr. Maya Angelou died at 86, and the world now has lost a great poet, author, and civil rights activist. But at least we have her works, and her memory, left behind.

written works

AutobiographiesI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings(1969) ✖ Gather Together in My Name(1974) ✖ Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas(1976) ✖ The Heart of a Woman(1981) ✖ All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes(1986) ✖ A Song Flung Up to Heaven(2002) ✖ Mom & Me & Mom(2013)
PoetryMaya Angelou Complete Collected Poems
EssaysWouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now(1994) ✖ Even the Stars Look Lonesome(1997) ✖ Letter to My Daughter(1999)
CookbooksHallelujah! The Welcome Table(2004) ✖ Great Food, All Day Long(2010)
Children’s booksLife Doesn’t Frighten Me ✖ My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken and Me ✖ Kofi and His Magic ✖ Maya’s World Series


writtenOprah(2000) ✖ On her work with Martin Luther King(1997) ✖ Oprah Talks to Maya Angelou(2013) ✖ 
video10 Questions for Maya Angelou(Time) ✖ Heaven and Earth Show ✖ Working as A Street Conductor(NBC, 2014) ✖ The Best Advice Dr. Maya Angelou Has Ever Given—and Received(Oprah) ✖ Merv Griffin Show(1982) ✖ On Courage ✖ An Evening with Dr. Maya Angelou


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