Thursday, June 22, 2017

ABC Wednesday X for X-rated: Two Asian Stories

The world has always been pro males. The Asian women fare it worst. Women were sold as slaves, women were made to marry men they don’t know, some of these matches were made even when the girls were babies. Girls were molested, raped, impregnated and had their babies aborted or given away, beaten. The modern day insecure women subject themselves to get their breasts bigger or smaller.

In story one, two girls born in the 1920s. One “upstairs” as the rich pampered missy. The other “downstairs”, born to be the slave aka mui zai of the rich girl. Fate and victims of tradition brought them to Borneo, World War II aka Japanese War and finally to New Zealand.

In story two, a girl born in the 1960s, ran into trouble with the Communists, and teenage pregnancy. She ran to the big city of Singapore. Crisis after crisis plague her. Her whole world shattered and she committed suicide. She ended up in a mental institution.

cover:  出入平安 chūrù  Pingann Peace to all who enter and to those who leave

My latest book, published 2017. When I was young, words like sex, rape, abuse would be considered X-rated.  Today, it is occurring every where. Perhaps I have gone where other writers will not touch on especially in Asia.


Su-sieee! Mac said...

Ann, I think you're very brave to write about this subject. The emotion you must've felt while researching and writing your stories. Thank you.

Goutami News said...

A new book introduced.Thanks for the post.

carol l mckenna said...

Brave is what you are and much needed to free the female race ~ It is long over due ~ Great post for X ^_^

Thanks for visiting and commenting on my blog ~ ^_^

Roger Owen Green said...

a sad tale