This line totally made me LOL.

Thanks for the shoutout. I’ve considered adding a pen name so many times but so far have stuck to my own name with everything. It’s tough, because some of my writing is extremely vulnerable — sexuality, mental health, marital issues — and my family (and my husband’s family) read it all. Also, the trolls.

Thanks for writing about sexism. That’s definitely a huge reason for pen names.

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