That’s one of my very favorite Maya Angelou quotes and there are many. I completely agree that we have a responsibility to figure out what we stand for and then to actually stand for it. I’m in the process of assessing how I can better put down my “sword” but also still stand firm for that which is important to me.

Dispelling cultural myths with research-driven stories. My favorite word is “specious.” Not fragile like a flower; fragile like a bomb! Twitter @ElleBeau

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