I love that International Women’s Day is a time to celebrate achievement. I have had the great fortune to be mentored and inspired by exceptional women — including the fantastic one to whom I now report.

But that’s not the whole story: I would be remiss if I didn’t also recognize the men who played an important role in my development:

It was a male college professor who recognized my writing was not yet at a college level and helped me get up to speed. It is because of him I became an English major.

It was a male hiring…

TJ Condon

Author of Some Assembly Required, a funny book about love and organ transplants. Out May 2021 everywhere. tjcondonwrites.com

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