Dr. Maya Angelou wrote her new book to better understand the life of her mother, Vivian Baxter. Young Maya lived with Vivian until she was 7 and resumed living with her when she was 13. Dr. Angelou says that although Vivian was a 'terrible' mother for young children, she was a 'fantastic' mother for young adults. When Dr. Angelou was 22 years old, Vivian told her something that changed her life forever. Watch to find out what it was.