dating in China
Advice and true stories about dating in China, from one Western woman with a Chinese husband.
“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).”
Charlotte Edwards-Zhang, who blogs at Chinese Potpourri, just had a nifty article published at Yoyo Chinese titled What to Expect When Dating a Chinese Guy. And I’m thrilled to have contributed my thoughts to the article, along with Jo Kelly-Bai of Life Behind the Wall. Here’s a snippet of the piece: A decade ago, my […]
My interview with Ray Hecht about his memoir “Pearl River Drama: Dating in China”, an honest and compelling look into his love life in Southern China.
“I hope my Chinese boyfriend will someday…find a way to accept that his girlfriend’s income will probably always be more stable than his.”
What do Chinese men face when they go on blind dates in China? Just ask “Ted”, who has had 15 blind dates over one and half years with Chinese women.
Meeting the parents inspires anxiety, especially when you’re a foreigner about to meet the parents of your Chinese boyfriend or girlfriend here in China.
It sounded crazy to me. To think that some Chinese men thought I wouldn’t want to date them just because I’m an American woman!
“I’d never dated or been attracted to Chinese men before,” writes Marissa Kluger — not until she met ZJ in Xi’an, a city that stole her heart away.
FREE in Beijing! “Leftover Monologues” about love/sex/marriage in China on stage (includes an AMWF story)!
Are you in Beijing? Or will you be there on July 26? Would you love to hear a performance of fabulous monologues about love, sex, marriage and relationships in China? One that includes an AMWF love story? Then you don’t want to miss the “Leftover Monologues”! Here’s the scoop: Join us for an evening of sparkling […]
An interview with Susan Blumberg-Kason about her new AMWF memoir “Good Chinese Wife: A Love Affair With China Gone Wrong” — a book you shouldn’t miss!