Somewhere along the way, our society has made it so difficult for men to express their emotions.
I gave in to my in-laws on my own wedding day so that they could meet all their relatives. Looking back, I don’t regret it.
There’s a stereotype that once a man gets married, it’s “Game Over” for him. He’ll be a grown-up, put away his toys, and be a loving father and husband to his wife.
While some see marriage as the next step in life as an adult, others, my friend and I included, are deciding not to say “I do”. At least, not in the near future.
This is the story of Aisha, a Malaysian Muslim woman, and Vinesh, an Indian Sikh man, navigating the obstacles of strict religions, visa complications and a global pandemic.
Exposed to many religions growing up, I went on a journey of self-discovery that eventually led to me choosing Islam as my faith.
The dreaded CNY interrogation sessions are under way! How will you respond to your older relatives’ almost-rude line of questioning? Find out in this story!
From big ballroom dinners at fancy hotels to garden luncheons with performances by Chinese acrobats, I cannot afford to compete for ‘Wedding of the Year’, nor am I interested in doing so.