Oh, how these word are me, my experience, as they are to so many others. Truth, sadness, and beauty never get old. If you don't do anything else today, watch this video and listen.
B.C. poet and author Shane Koyczan’s animated video-poem, To this Day.
“My experiences with violence in schools still echo throughout my life but standing to face the problem has helped me in immeasurable ways,” Koyczan says in a press release. “I’ve spent years working to restore the better parts of my nature. I want to cheer on the underdog, celebrate the strengths in the lonely and outcast, and reassure the despondent that endurance is a kind of credential for this life.”