Maya Angelou en Revealing Interviews With Our Favorite Authors <p>In the nearly two years that we've been on the air, we've interviewed a variety of authors. We revisit conversations with three of those authors.&nbsp;</p><p>The story of Maya Angelou's extraordinary life has been told in her bestselling biographies. Last May she shared with us the story of her relationship with her Mother, which is chronicled in the book <em>Mom and Me and Mom</em>. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Heather McClain 21912 at Revealing Interviews With Our Favorite Authors Maya Angelou on Mom & Me & Mom <p></p><p></p><blockquote><p><strong>My Mother asked me, “Do you know who the Father is?” </strong></p><p><strong>I said “Of course, I only had sex with him once” </strong></p><p><strong>She said “And do you love him?” </strong></p><p><strong>I said “No” </strong></p><p><strong>She asked “Does he love you?” </strong></p><p><strong>I said “No.” </strong></p><p><strong>So she said “Then we’re not going to ruin three lives. We’re going to have a fine baby. That’s all there is to it.” </strong></p><p><strong>And she never once made me feel I had brought shame on the family. </strong></p></blockquote><p><strong><a href="">Dr. Maya Angelou</a></strong>, has an impressive body of work. From singing in the opera <em>Porgy and Bess</em>, and dancing with the Alvin Ailey dance troupe, to the iconic 1993 Inauguration Day poem <em>On the Pulse of Morning</em>, and her years of activism, Angelou typifies a renaissance woman. Wed, 08 May 2013 20:43:00 +0000 Heather McClain 9198 at Maya Angelou on Mom & Me & Mom