Before I met Jeongsu, the only thing I knew about Korea was that its capital is Seoul. I hadn’t even tried Korean food. How was I going to live there?
For years, Atom Yang heard “Sorry I’m not into Asians.” He eventually found true love with a non-Asian man, and was inspired to write AMWM romance novels.
“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.”
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“I’ve given some thought as to why I assumed I’d never find a man to date in China, an assumption that many western women living in Asia seem to make.”
“There have been times when I sought white women almost exclusively, excluded white women, and there’s now – where the closeness I seek casts…race aside.”
“I’m not sure how Asian my future husband will be. But I know that if he won’t ask for my bag, I’ll…teach him to…because it makes me feel (cared for).”
“The nuclear secrets. I know you came here to steal from us…. You’re Chinese, I know you are,” he says quietly, triumphantly, like he’s got me checkmated.
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