Visiting Hours by Shane Koyczan (a letter in photos)

The cover of Shane Koyczan's Visiting Hours. Designed and illustrated by Matthew Bowen

The cover of Shane Koyczan’s Visiting Hours. Designed and illustrated by Matthew Bowen

 

I finally made my way back to the beginning – back to Shane Koyczan’s first collection of poetry, Visiting Hours. He’s a phenomenal spoken word poet, and I’m proud he’s Canadian. I can’t do his words justice, so I will use his words and hope¬†they move you to his words more often:

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6:39 am

The first poem in Visiting Hours: “6:39 am”

 

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“Thought Lines”

 

Move Pen Move

the last lines of “Move Pen Move”

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