When Jun and I used to live in the US, we always heard the stories from Chinese students and friends. How years would pass before they ever traveled to China to see friends and family. It was too difficult for them to return – because of the cost of travel, the hassle of renewing their […]
Even though I thought I had grown up under much Chinese culture and influence, nothing had prepared me for the experience that this wedding was.
When you’ve lived in China as long as I have, you become accustomed to certain things – and can’t imagine being anywhere in the world without them.
“A lot of people aren’t aware of the different types of relationships that occur for AMWF couples, and the true dominance that Asian men really have.”
These were not grapes, folks. These were the dictionary definition of ambrosial, the true manna from the heavens that the gods themselves would feast upon.
One of the things I like about this blog is sharing new perspectives and opinions with the community. And I’d love to hear from you! I’m always looking for fresh new guest posts and stories to share here.You don’t have to be a perfect writer as long as you have something interesting to say. If you’ve […]
“It’s appendicitis. You need surgery.” The words echoed through my mind like a bad nightmare. But the bigger shock was that I’d need surgery in China.
Just wanted to let you all know I might be posting more off-schedule these days because I’ve been in the hospital. Don’t worry guys — I’m doing well with the recovery. They actually expect me to leave the hospital in the next day or so. Late Sunday night just before midnight I thought I was […]
3 Lessons I’ve Learned About Modern Racism from Idaho State University’s Bad Behavior Towards My Husband
It was painful witnessing the horrendous damage that Idaho State University inflicted upon my husband — but it also taught me a lot about modern racism.
How could I continue writing? It was hard to find the love and beauty in a world that seemed content to arbitrarily shatter all of our dreams and hard work.