To This Day

Winner of the Individual Championship title in the Canadian National Poetry Slam, Shane Koyczan offers this moving, wrenching, glorious tribute to kids who grew up bullied.  First, with his personalized introduction, then with the Slam, he pins all of us who still feel different with word arrows straight through the heart.  Like David said when he posted this on Lead.Learn.Live., you’ll think you don’t have 12 minutes to spare to listen to this.  Then, you’ll want more.

8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Cat
    Mar 16, 2013 @ 14:54:49

    Sandy….THANK YOU for posting this. VERY powerful and insightful and….all I can say is WOW!


  2. Jeff Peters
    Mar 16, 2013 @ 23:18:20

    “Like a boomerang what I loved came back to me.”

    Great video. Thanks for sharing.


  3. Littlesundog
    Mar 17, 2013 @ 22:26:57

    Wow! Best and most moving 12 minutes of my day today! Thanks Sandy!


  4. Evolution of X
    Mar 22, 2013 @ 09:42:19

    That was awesome. He’s amazing. Thanks, Sandy.


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