When The World Wept

A memorial to my beautiful sister.

Kira Wertz
Apr 3 · 9 min read
Keira at the Presque Isle Lighthouse.
Through our conversations you can really see how genuine Keira was, and she had a great sense of humor.
Transgirl problems.

Keira’s Instagram is mostly post-transition smiles, but she never shied away from sharing her journey.
Caitlyn Strohmeyer, myself, and Keira.


Kira and Keira outside Molly Brannigan’s Irish Pub, Erie, PA

Behold… The Proposal (don’t watch without tissues).

A mother’s love.
Ravyn’s love of her Maddy can be seen in this drawing she made for her.

Keira and Sarah at the Keystone Conference 2019.

The rings were improvised, but the love is as strong as a diamond.
Sarah and Keira — two beautiful wives, two beautiful souls; bonded forever.

The Transition Transmission

The place to embrace the Triumphs and Tribulations of those who Transitioned and risked everything to live authentically.

Kira Wertz

Written by

Married, cat/dog momma, Transgender Truck Driver, public speaker, activist, LGBTQ advocate, and primary author at The Transition Transmission.

The Transition Transmission

The place to embrace the Triumphs and Tribulations of those who Transitioned and risked everything to live authentically.