“The very first time I saw you Harry, I recognised you immediately. Not by your scar, by your eyes. They’re your mother Lily’s. Oh yes, I knew her. Your mother was there for me at a time when no one else was. Not only was she a singularly gifted witch, she was also an uncommonly kind woman. She had a way of seeing the beauty in others, even, and perhaps most especially, when that person couldn’t see it in themselves. Your father, James, however, had a certain, shall we say, talent for trouble. A talent, rumour has it, he passed onto you. You’re more like them than you know, Harry. In time you’ll come to see just how much.”
Please scroll through the lists below and choose a pen-pal! These are lists of queer and trans folks in prison who are in search of others to write them.
It is so very important that us on the outside connect with those currently incarcerated. Please donate to this org, or take the time to form connections with our family on the inside.
It’s especially relevant if you look at their chart at how many people are participating in this program. The numbers of new people initiating letters to those in the system has been on the decline, at the exact moment we’ve seen such increase in visibility of queer and trans prisoners in the mainstream media is incredibly disheartening