we need more truth and love and joy for black femmes in the lgbt community i made this list to call that in every day, my existence is made better by the efforts of beautiful black femme souls working to make this world a better, safer, more inclusive place still, our moments of celebration can feel few and far in-between our advocacy and hard work in shaping resistance movements go unseen i’m more likely to see the news that one of my trans sisters was murdered or abused than hear about their accomplishments and the light they’re bringing to our lives it has to stop