Exploding Myths

"Better face danger than be always in fear." In this politically-charged climate, people have become more aware of verbal attacks. Still, a lot of Asian women endure remarks without speaking up. One article cited comments like, "“Ni Hao, pretty” and “You’re pretty for an Asian.” I myself have gotten approached with my fair share of Ni hao and Konnichiwa as guys try to attract my attention. People have also told me that they prefer Asian girls because they're more "quiet and demure." Well, … [Read more...]