So, the male editor was inserting his own biases and stereotypes into your story without even reading it. I am not surprised after what my wife has gone through in her medical research career.

I touched on that subject in my article Stereotypes and Prejudices Everywhere.

Suppressing females anywhere is like having a wheat field large enough to feed everyone, then burning half of it. It’s idiocy not to use all of your assets.

Good article.

William “Bill” Myers, Analyzes all, Programmer, retired. If you learn anything new, find enjoyment, have a new thought, then I’m successful. Photo: 1st article

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