As I am sure many of you will have heard, the much loved author, poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou died yesterday.
It is said that she was a person who inspired many to go out and be the best that they could be with words that were poignant and accessible to more than just a select few. Yet when reading her biography it is also obvious that Maya was in many ways just an ordinary woman, making choices that led her to lead an extraordinary life.
Personally, it is people like this that I find particularly inspiring. Ordinary people