Life Doesn’t Frighten Me: Maya Angelou’s Courageous Children’s Verses, Illustrated by Basquiat – Brain Pickings

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          In difficult times Brain Pickings always has some inspiring and encouraging ideas to share. Today’s post is a deeply moving essay on Maya Angelou’s wonderful verses for children about overcoming fear in our lives. The illustrations by Basquiat complement the verses in so many ways.

The images on this post are from the talented and thoughtful Buddha Doodles. Check out the rest of her work!

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“A priceless primer on poetry and contemporary art for little ones, and a timeless reminder of the power of courage in all of us.”

Source: Life Doesn’t Frighten Me: Maya Angelou’s Courageous Children’s Verses, Illustrated by Basquiat – Brain Pickings

Courtesy of Buddha Doodles

Courtesy of Buddha Doodles

Courtesy of Buddha Doodles

Courtesy of Buddha Doodles

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