Trials Of Being In An Interracial/Intercultural Relationship

Trials Of Being In An Interracial/Intercultural Relationship I have not put pen to paper in some time.  My husband has stated and encouraged that I should.  I do admit that I have been on somewhat of a writer’s hiatus-LOL.  It has been a concerted effort and choice for me to share other love stories instead …

INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL LOVE: FINNISH WOMAN AND INDIAN MAN

INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL LOVE: FINNISH WOMAN AND INDIAN MAN ABOUT US Hi!  We are Jenny from Finland and Sarathkumar from India. HOW WE MET We originally met in India in 2011 through a mutual friend and are currently living in Finland.  That friend was taking my friend out for a date (we were having a holiday/vacation in …

INTERRACIAL LOVE: DEALING WITH ULTIMATUMS

Interracial/Intercultural Love: Dealing with Ultimatums He/she is not good enough for you! They are not our kind!  We will never speak with you again! You are a disgrace!  All those people do is X!  What kind of kids will you have?   Tradition These are all discriminatory and stereotypical remarks brought on by fear.  Fear …

I’M IN LOVE WITH SOMEONE OF ANOTHER RACE/CULTURE. HOW DO I TELL MY PARENTS?

I’M IN LOVE WITH SOMEONE OF ANOTHER RACE/CULTURE.  HOW DO I TELL MY PARENTS? HEAD OVER HEELS IN LOVE Your heart is pounding and you feel like you are on cloud nine when you are with him/her.  This person inspires you, encourages you, and makes you feel like you can conquer the world.  And when …

INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL DATING: INDIAN WOMAN AND HAITIAN MAN–I WAS PREPARED FOR THE BACKLASH BUT…

 INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL DATING: INDIAN WOMAN & HAITIAN MAN  ROSHNI AND DAVID’S LOVE STORY     Interracial relationship!—there are two distinct but typical responses one usually gets from people who hear these words. One of the responses is a positive delight while the other, the more dominant one, is unfortunately that of a negative nature.  INTERRACIAL RELATIONSHIPS …

INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL DATING: AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN AND INDIAN-MAN

INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL DATING: AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN AND INDIAN MAN FRANCESCA AND RAGHAV’S AKA FRAN ‘N’ NELLI’S LOVE STORY   HOW WE MET At work!  We are both engineers working on medical devices. HOW LONG HAVE WE BEEN TOGETHER It will be 4 years on our wedding date, June 24th, 2017. TOP 4 INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL DATING INTROSPECTIONS 1) Don’t have expectations about …

INTERRACIAL/INTERCULTURAL DATING: JEWISH WOMAN AND HINDU MAN–HOW LOVE WON!

Interracial/Intercultural Dating: Jewish Woman & Hindu Man–How Love Won!   Morgan & Pratish’s Love Story: 7 Years in the Making How We Met We first met the day I moved in the dorms at UCSB, Pratish was my Resident Assistant (RA). He was the cool senior with a charming smile that my freshman self fell in …

7 No, No’s Of Interracial/Intercultural Dating

7 No, No’s Of Interracial/Intercultural Dating Loving Day And Beyond… Unequivocally, interracial/intercultural dating and marriages have grown astronomically in the U.S. since Loving vs. Virginia.  Loving vs. Virginia is a June 12, 1967 ruling by the U.S. supreme court which voided laws prohibiting interracial marriage.  This decision prompted a rise in interracial marriages and is commemorated each year as Loving Day. …