ByJanie Porche

Janie lives in Chicago and works on the internet. She has an old motorbike and makes enchiladas, but honestly she'll talk with you about whatever.

  1. I am a smallish woman with short hair who is called “sir” roughly once a week. This usually happens in retail establishments, or at restaurants, or especially at airport retail restaurants - but it’s okay!

    Gender is weird, and hair is even weirder - but let’s go through some Dos and Don’ts regarding what happens next.

    Apologize quickly, but with a light touch.

    - Don’t: “OMG I’m so sorry, of COURSE you