This is sad, and I hope that we are on a trajectory (albeit just barely) to a point where this sort of prejudice will disappear. Articles like this one bring light to these injustices.

For the record, I think your name is perfect for a writer...there is a poetic quality to it and it is different enough to be easily recognized and remembered.

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Susan Foster

Susan lives in Montana with her husband and a clever Jenga-playing dog. The author of a regrettably neglected blog, she hopes to publish her debut novel soon.