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Breaking our cages [repaired format]

Many years ago, when I was a young teen, I encountered Maya Angelou’s autobiography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. The book is a harrowing account of growing up in poverty and incest, but it ends with a tender scene of the young … Continue reading

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Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.  – Maya Angelou We read to know that we are not alone  –   quote credited to C.S. Lewis, from the film … Continue reading

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