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On Transgender Day of Remembrance, please take time to remember those we have lost.

Nov 19, 2016

To participate in Transgender Day of Remembrance and honor those we have lost, you can find a list of events taking place to attend here
You can also take time as an individual, or with others, to remember the people that tragically lost their lives. You can find a list of the names of all those killed this year here
Gone From My Sight, by Henry Van Dyke.
I am standing upon the seashore. A ship, at my side,
spreads her white sails to the moving breeze and starts
for the blue ocean. She is an object of beauty and strength.
I stand and watch her until, at length, she hangs like a speck
of white cloud just where the sea and sky come to mingle with each other.
Then, someone at my side says, “There, she is gone.”
Gone where?
Gone from my sight. That is all. She is just as large in mast,
hull and spar as she was when she left my side.
And, she is just as able to bear her load of living freight to her destined port.
Her diminished size is in me — not in her.
And, just at the moment when someone says, “There, she is gone,”
there are other eyes watching her coming, and other voices
ready to take up the glad shout, “Here she comes!”
And that is dying…

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