What Men Say About Women When They Think You’ve Never Been One
People often ask me if I get treated differently when I’m read as male versus when I used to be read as female. Hmmmmaybe. Really, there are too many subtle wavelengths to any human interaction to know which are directly connected to how people are reading my gender.
But there is one stark and tangible difference in how the world responds to me, and that’s the types of things that men (specifically cis-gendered straight men) talk to me about.
Men say horrifying and revolting things to you about women when they think you’ve never been one.