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Mikayla H boosted

@mhutch after your transition announcement, I definitely had an "ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh" post-hoc reaction to your previous halloween outfit

The two Halloweens before I came out, I picked female characters for my "costume". Most folks were none the wiser, but for me it was hugely important in coming to terms with my identity and understanding I could be comfortable and accepted.

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For some people, Halloween is the day you can take your costume off.

Assume intellisense, navigation etc are a given. I'm specifically interested in problems that could be automatically identified and fixed, and common transformations that could be automated.

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Folks who edit MSBuild files, no matter how frequently - what kinds of analyzers, fixes and refactorings would be useful to you?

.@katieliccardo@twitter.com and I are otterly adorable together!

I love that it's almost entirely women - the exact opposite of most tech conferences - and there are lots of awesome women here in one place. But pretty much everything else is absolutely antithetical to me.

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I've been to a lot of conferences and few have made me feel as alone as

I accept that I'm cynical and broken but is it too much to ask to have more random conversations with cool women than creepy guys at ?

I wasn't openly a woman in college but spent the entire time being miserable about that (crying myself to sleep and self destructive) and feeling isolated from my classmates

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They're talking about their experiences as women in college - I can't directly relate and wishing I could is super triggering

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At a bar at alone and there's a few other women having an interesting conversation and I dunno whether it's appropriate to try to join in. Potent mix of ettiquette unfamiliarity, social anxiety and trans impostor syndrome 😞

This @wildbangarang@twitter.com dress is 🔥🔥🔥

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Would be nice if I could get in to actually, you know, meet other queer people

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In the line for the @lesbiantech@twitter.com event at and I wish this many "allies" would show up for events without the lure of drinks and jobs 🙃

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