Author Archive for Ms. Meltingpot

Time Out for Self-Care

Hello Meltingpot Readers, Please excuse this pause in posts. Ms. Meltingpot had to have minor surgery on Friday and is taking time to recover. She will return next week with tasty treats to tantalize your senses. Peace!

Asian Americans and Skin Color Politics

2013 Korean beauty pageant contestants. Skin color politics often = beauty politics.

Hello Meltingpot Readers, As most of you know, I’m hard at work on my new book, Same Family, Different Colors. In the book, I’m trying to document how skin color politics play out in American families, across different cultures. In…