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Name Change - Pears in the Rain.

Finally thought of a name for my blog.

When I first made this blog, I didn’t know what to call it so I just went with “koreanldr” because of dating a Korean person and being in a long distance relationship. 42 more words


Hello Again.

It’s been a SUPER long time (November 2015) since I have blogged. I was caught up on many things and simply because I got lazy haha. 113 more words


The Irony of a Canadian "Banana"

“Banana” = yellow on the outside, white on the inside. This is a commonly-used slang, and one of the most unfortunate. No, I don’t have a problem with the “yellow” part. 345 more words

Personal Experience: Eurocentric Beauty Standards

I’d like to say that my thoughts and actions aren’t dictated by race, but that would be a lie. That would be a lie for anyone. 770 more words

What Being Asked "Where Are You Really From?" Feels Like

“You’re being sensitive” or “stop being so serious” they’ll say when I talk about how fed up I am of being asked where I am… 448 more words

Asian American

Your Next Stop | Grands Boulevards Station

Why is it so hard to talk about race?

On a late evening subway ride home in Paris past sundown, I sat beside a middle-aged black man dressed in chalky tattered clothes. 189 more words

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You're Not Alone: Hyphenated Asians Confuse Everyone - Even Asians

Asians make up one of the fastest growing immigrant groups in Canada and the United States. However, Asian immigration history started centuries ago yet there is still a lack of clear definition on how talk about it. 122 more words

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