Index by Topic: Relationships



Journey to the Philippines, Part 2 June 3, 2016 Returned for a wedding and more family history
Journey to the Philippines, Part 1 May 15, 2016 A trip to the author’s birthplace and childhood home
Following the Plan through Southeast Asia, Part 2 May 17, 2015 Finding love and fulfillment
Sunshine Joe through Our Eyes March 15, 2014 Aida Aspiras and Imelda Marcos on Marcos’s press secretary, Joe Aspiras
The Great Flood, Part 1 October 11, 2009 Our experience of Typhoon Ondoy


An Unintended Adventure December 10, 2016 Life after a terrible accident
What Went Right and What Didn’t, Part 1 November 9, 2012 Marriage, work and cultural adjustment
Korea and the Reluctant Expat Male June 6, 2012 An American s confrontations with Korean sexual mores
From the Resident Anthropologist January 16, 2011
Korean Births, Marriages and Deaths September 24, 2010 Observations of a Catholic priest
American Wife, Korean Husband, Part 2 February 13, 2010 Another woman on cultural differences inside a marriage
American Wife, Korean Husband, Part 1 February 7, 2010 The wife on cultural differences inside her marriage
Confucian Ways of Life and Death January 17, 2010 Deference and traditional funeral practices
Coming Home November 9, 2009
The Story of a Korean War Baby October 27, 2009 Life of a Korean and-African-American woman


A Family Man in Japan June 25, 2013 A British freelance translator takes about marriage, children and contentment
My First Japanese Family January 17, 2012 An American woman on the extended family of her first Japanese husband


At the Friendship Hotel August 28, 2010 Foreign ghetto life in Beijing in 1979-80
At A Village Wedding August 5, 2009 Traveling north and observing the wedding


How to Get Engaged in Bali and Married in Thailand August 4, 2019 Arranging these events beautifully. Quickly and cheaply