Dr. Maya Angelou is one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Dr. Angelou is a poet, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. Born on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri. She’s published 30 bestselling titles, verse, non-fiction, and fiction like “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings”, in 1970. Dr. Angelou has over 50 honorary degrees and is Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University. Her words and actions continue to feed our souls, liberate our minds, and heal our hearts. She is a “Phenomenal Woman” who just recently just opened a “Women’s Health And Wellness Center.”
What a great woman to gain wisdom from on Wednesday Wellness. “I learned a long time ago the wisest thing I can do is be on my own side, be an advocate for myself and others like me.”-Maya Angelou.