How old was Maya Angelou when she wrote her first book?
Maya Angelou felt very selfconcious about here naked body. She felt that she was a teenager in a child's body. She thought that if she gave herself to him then she would develope physically. There was not any emotions between the two. I got this information from her book Letter To My Daughter. Maya is truly an amazing woman.
Maya Angelou was a poet, playwright, director, producer, performance artist, educator, and winner of the Horatio Alger Award. Most well known as the author of the autobiography, "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings", she has been nominated for many book awards and was a symbol of pluck and pride for African-American women. She was famous for being a very accomlished poet and author. Also as somewhat of a civil rights activist