I was alone in the office when my desk started shaking yesterday morning. My initial thought was: what the?! And then I remembered that Taiwan has earthquakes. I had been … Continue reading
I was at a workshop for volunteers yesterday with the Taiwan LGBT Family Rights Advocacy (台灣同志家庭權益促進會). They are a group working for marriage and child bearing rights for the LGBTI community. … Continue reading
元宵節 falls on the 15th day after the Chinese New Year which happened to be yesterday. It’s sometimes called the Chinese Valentine’s but includes a family aspect into it and … Continue reading
Mahjong is a game for four which is somewhat like a cross between dominoes and poker. And as with any game where you can intently observe your opponents over a … Continue reading
CNY. Chinese New Year, most important festival for us and my partner is coming over to play mahjong with my family tomorrow!
My co-worker asked about my boy-friend yesterday so I told her about my partner. Her first question was if my parents accepted me for being a lesbian. Family bonds are … Continue reading
The requirement for women to be beautiful has always been a known channel of patriarchal repression. Our breasts, our hips, our skin and our hair have always been measured, surveyed … Continue reading