Poet Maya Angelou has passed away

Maya Angelou, age 86, has passed away. She was best known for “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings”.

But a caged bird stands on the grave of dreams
his shadow shouts on a nightmare scream
his wings are clipped and his feet are tied
so he opens his throat to sing

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