Shannon Young writes, “He was an opportunity for a real live English romance, my very own Mr. Darcy, except…talkative—and half Chinese.”
Some say the effeminization of Asian men in the media could be traced to backlash over Hollywood’s 1st sex symbol, a Japanese man named Sessue Hayakawa.
Guest Post: “Am I in the ‘Wrong’ AMWF Relationship?” How a Woman Who Loved China Fell for a Korean man
“I was worried because he was Korean, while I was passionate about China…. I kept asking myself, ‘Why do I have to fall in love with a Korean man?'”
“I have to laugh at how much my tastes have changed. Who would have thought that a girl who couldn’t stand spicy food before 2008 now craves Korean food?”
“Although AMWF couples will never be as numerous as WMAF couples, we are out there and we are proud!”
Grace Mineta of Texan in Tokyo writes about the flip side of moving to Japan for the man she loved and married in this insightful guest post.
The fact that Grace Mineta’s husband is a native Japanese speaker is part of the reason they get along so well.
We’ve all heard about yellow fever. What happens when you’re a Western man dating or married to an Asian woman and you’re supposedly living the stereotype?
Once again, Fred believed his Chinese nephew would do anything to have his pick of American women — and tried setting him up during a trip to Hong Kong.
Are interracial couples of Asian men & Western women really that rare? A field report from Hong Kong
A reader does an informal “study” during a trip to Hong Kong, hoping to discover whether couples of Asian men and Western women are really that rare.