I learn the difference between Oriental and Asian in middle school. No one in my family teaches me. The people in my family don’t care about political correctness or preferred nomenclatures. Watching The Real World on MTV, Pam explains that things are Oriental—e.g. vases and rugs, food—whereas people are Asian. To say a person isContinue reading “o-word”
Scratching her head, she says, “Do you want to know how I wrote the book? That’s something that hasn’t been written up yet.”
She has made attempts, like the rat, to find her way back home, but the paths didn’t lead the way they promised.
In this fairy tale, Hoang is a “bad feminist” and her sister is the Sleeping Beauty.