Maya Angelou

I’m a Woman. Phenomenal Woman — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

What better way to celebrate International Women’s Day than with this beautiful poem from Maya Angelou: “Phenomenal Woman”? Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size   But when I start to tell them,They think I’m telling lies.I say,It’s in the reach of my arms,The span of my hips,   The stride of my step,   The curl of my lips.   I’m a womanPhenomenally.Phenomenal woman,   That’s me. I walk into a roomJust as cool as you please,   And to a…

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Books You Should Read Paired with Flowers (Because, Why Not) – Wit & Delight – Lifestyle Article

Photography by Wing Ta of Canary Grey for Domino Magazine I have a really special relationships with books. When I was little, I cracked open a book in the grocery store while my mom shopped and I read and walked. I read so much that I taught myself how to (wrongly) pronounce certain things as I shoved books into my soul constantly. I still sometimes accidentally pronounce facade as “fay-cay-de.” I’m the girl that “can’t use a Kindle” because I…

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