What did I learn from Dr. Maya Angelou? To See Me Positively
Have you ever thought to yourself: I don’t know if I can do that? I can think up a long list of dreams I have yet to accomplish. And no sooner than I come up with a wild dream, the many reasons why I may not be able to get it done begin to creep around. It’s as if doubt stands solid with hands on hips and dares my wildest dreams to surface. Fortunately, inspiration can be like kryptonite to any doubt trying to infuse itself into my dreams. Inspiration changes my thinking about my wildest dreams to: If they can do it, why can’t I? Dr. Maya Angelou was and still is a great source of inspiration for me. Learning about her life I begin to realize that she not only looked like someone I’d seen and spoken to at the beauty shop or church, but also dared to become a poet, author, actress and professor - and succeeded! In addition she was proof to me that I:
Could Change the world
Should Speak up and be Heard!