Frank McCourt the author of the NY Times Bestselling Book Angela's Ashes has passed away. Frank Mccourt was a retired NY Schoolteacher, who began his literary career late in life tapping into the experiences of his youth as a poverty stricken child who immigrated from Ireland to eventually write a Pulitzer Prize winning memoir. He was 78 years old. He will truly be missed. He leaves behind a legacy that most of us would only dream of leaving behind.
Frank McCourt left behind a legacy of always drawing from our own lives when writing. In this we can find deep and powerful inspiration that will empower our own creative sides to reach our dreams, goals and aspirations. May his inspiration and creativity live in the hearts and minds of his students, his readers, and all those he inspired.