Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size
But when I start to tell them,
They think I’m telling lies.
It’s in the reach of my arms
The span of my hips,
The stride of my step,
The curl of my lips.
I’m a woman
- Maya Angelou, excerpt from Phenomenal Woman
Photo & Art: Mac & Ret, Milan 2008
Photo & Art: El Mac - Mural in Phoenix near 3rd Ave & McDowell. ©2004