Where are you from? Your English is so good!

Jessica Wei Huang
11 min readJul 18, 2020

Microaggressions from both sides of the Pacific

It’s been exactly one year since my family and I moved from California to Taiwan. My spouse and I have been thinking about living overseas for many years before we made the move last year. As a couple raising biracial kids, we wanted to live in a bilingual and bicultural environment so that our kids (and us) could learn to de-center the American way of life. As a first-generation immigrant growing up in a mostly white American suburb, I wanted our kids to grow into their…