“My Pain may be the reasons for somebody’s Laugh but my Laugh must never be the reasons for somebody’s Pain” – Charlie Chaplin

17 06 2013
"My pain may be the reasons for somebody's laugh but my laugh must never be the reasons for somebody's pain" - Charlie Chaplin

“My pain may be the reasons for somebody’s laugh but my laugh must never be the reasons for somebody’s pain” – Charlie Chaplin

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“To this Day” for the bullied and beautiful – Shane Koyczan at TED Talks

26 05 2013
Shane Koyczan - To this Day - for the bullied and beautiful

Shane Koyczan – To this Day – for the bullied and beautiful

By turn hilarious and haunting, poet Shane Koyczan puts his finger on the pulse of what it’s like to be young and … different.
To This Day,” his spoken-word poem about bullying, captivated millions as a viral video (created, crowd-source style, by 80 animators). Here, he gives a glorious, live reprise with backstory and violin accompaniment by Hannah Epperson.

Shane Koyczan makes spoken-word poetry and music. His poem “To This Day” is a powerful story of bullying and survival, illustrated by animators from around the world