Dr maya angelou held a variety of jobs in her incredible life and started writing relatively late, but what a prolific writer she was one of america's best-known. A reflection on the life and poetry of maya angelou, who died last week at 86. An acclaimed american poet, storyteller, activist, and autobiographer, maya angelou was born marguerite johnson in st louis, missouri angelou has had a broad career. Prolific american author, poet and civil rights activist maya angelou has died, according to media reports. Maya angelou was one of the most influential people of our time she held many roles throughout her life, including poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist. Poem hunter all poems of by maya angelou poems 53 poems of maya angelou phenomenal woman, still i rise, the road not taken, if you forget me, dreams. Maya angelou is an inspiring woman, from her poetry to quotes and more her words live on - and here is what she means to me personally.
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