For those considering moving to the East to be with their loved one, you must be aware that the step you are trying to make is a huge one.
I came to China at the age of 26 and already knew about more divorces than I could count. I wasn’t impressed with the dating and marriage culture in the UK.
“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.”
“The Girl Who Wrote in Silk” by Kelli Estes links two women across centuries to a silk embroidered sleeve in a story of love, courage and humanity.
I had a weakness for white girls that looked cute and innocent, like the kind you’d bake cookies with. When I met Cheerio girl, my brain basically exploded.
“I am tired of explaining our allegedly ‘not-so-serious’ AMWF relationship. Is our relationship not worth as much as that of someone who is already married?”
Wang Jia, who blogs at WhyAMWF.wordpress.com, has just uploaded his TEDx Erasmus talk “Western Women, Eastern Men” and asked me to share it with you.
“Chun was someone I never thought I would meet. I always believed people were destined to meet and I thought this was the right moment. But I was wrong.”
The Love Stories of East German Women and North Korean Men in New German Documentary “Loved, Engaged, Lost”
When North Korea sent 357 men over to East Germany in the 1950s to train them, this lead to some of the most bittersweet stories of forbidden AMWF love.
Guest Post: How an American Woman Exchanged Rings, Bows and Hearts with Her Amazing Taiwanese Husband
“Marriage to someone outside my cultural group was one of the hardest and easiest things I’ve ever done,” writes Anne of her marriage to a Taiwanese man.