Maya Angelou on the 9 Words That Changed Her Life Forever - Video
OWN TV | September 11, 2013
Dr. Maya Angelou wrote her new book, Mom & Me & Mom, 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. Plus, Dr. Angelou reveals the best advice she has ever given (and received) and talks about what it's like being in her 80s.