Vigil For Orlando

Vigil For Orlando

Yesterday I was given the opportunity to speak at a vigil held in Provo Utah to honor the Orlando community. The following are the words that I prepared for the event.   Hi. My name is Kathy Carlston. Shortly after waking up yesterday morning, news reached me of...
Standing with Each Other

Standing with Each Other

Shortly after waking up today, news reached me of the horrific shooting in Orlando, Florida. This event hits hard for me on a personal level as I identify as a gender queer lesbian and I acutely know that my LGBT family across the world is absolutely reeling right...