You Have To Try Not To

An astronomer describes some experiences that might be familiar to some readers:

To be fair, “Kelsey” can be an androgynous name, but female pronouns were used in the original news release, so these had to have been deliberately changed. One of the news organizations that changed my gender had actually interviewed me, in person …

3 thoughts on “You Have To Try Not To

  1. This happens to me all the time (in regard to my sculpture). Even when I am sitting right next to my work, people will assume that it was made by a man. When they discover that I am the sculptor, I have literally gotten looks of disgust and shock. At this point, I find it amusing. But I am going to have start filming the reactions.

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