In case you had not heard, Maya Angelou, renowned poet and Medal of Freedom winner, has died according to her agent:
While all of us loved her, she has lived a remarkable life. For example few know that she was a calypso singer who recorded an album as such that won her some fame, before he poetry was recognized.
She turned pain into poetry and gave her voice to those who were voiceless. She encouraged girls to grab the world “by the lapels.” Here is Maya reciting “Still Rise” : Still Rise by Maya Angelou on Youtube.
While she may have left her body, she left a body of work that will be eternal