Perspective

WATCH: LGBTQ elders read letters to their younger selves

Imagining what you’d say to your younger self always has the potential to be deeply impactful. But for LGBTQ elders looking back, there’s not only personal growth to factor in but also all the ways in which the world has changed so drastically for gay people over the decades.

Davey Wavey teamed up with the LGBT Community Center of the Desert in Palm Springs, CA to film gay elders reading letters to their younger selves. The result is yet another reminder of how much today’s younger generation of queer folks stands to gain from listening to the older generation.

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