The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

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This was the prompt I found on Facebook, and it got me thinking. I’m a modern-day girl, and history has little influence on me. It’s narrow-minded and more than likely selfish, but at least I’m authentic, if nothing else.

Then it hit me.

If I could meet any figure from the past, I’d love to meet Maya Angelou. Born in 1928, she only died in the recent past, but I had never heard of her until I…



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Karen Schwartz

Aspiring bestselling novelist, featured writer for The Daily Cuppa, kindness specialist, lover of short-form and chocolate.