Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now

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Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic. This is Maya Angelou talking from the heart, down to earth and real, but also inspiring. This is a book to treasured, a book about being in all ways a woman, about living well, about the power of the word, and about the power do spirituality to move and shape your life. Passionate, lively, and lyrical, Maya Angelou's latest unforgettable work offers a gem of truth on every page.

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User Review  - bookwoman247 - LibraryThing

This book of essays is small, but powerful. Topics range from women to racism, from spirituality to relationships. I got more out of this little book than I've taken away from many a tome. I know it ... Read full review

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User Review  - aethercowboy - LibraryThing

I understand that Maya Angelou is a word smith. I understand that she writes good poetry, witty prose, and insightful observations. I understand all this. But I don’t like what she produces. In Wouldn ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Poet, writer, performer, teacher and director Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, and then went to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written five poetry collections, including I Shall Not Be Moved and Shaker, Why Don't You Sing?, as well as the celebrated poem "On the Pulse of Morning," which she read at the inauguration of President William Jefferson Clinton.


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