…and still I rise

Today I experienced a significant moment – I woke up to a notification from CNN that Maya Angelou passed away. I felt this incredible pang of sadness but wasn’t sure why. Yes, Dr. Angelou’s quotes had been all over my life. Yes, I’d read many of her poems. Yes, I’d watched her Oprah interview. But…

say it right.

You’ve probably already seen this video but if you haven’t, watch. Now that we’re working with the same information – I have a serious problem with how much of a spectacle folks have made of this guy. And it’s for a really simple reason – he mispronounced a word.