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I recognised that a dark impression had been made, that if I didn't want to be pigeonholed then it was my responsibility to do something about it.
A lot of disabled writers and journalists, myself included, go through phases where we run from disability stories because we don't want to be pigeonholed.
I do not want to be pigeonholed as only a comic book company.
GLBT teenagers are still pigeonholed by stereotypes and misconceptions, like media reports that we're three times more likely to commit suicide than heterosexual teens.
However, there is a strange "queer mystique" at work here--it's reminiscent of the mainstream postwar "acceptance" that came with women receiving higher education, only to find themselves pigeonholed as secretaries.