Then I realized–ALL, I mean, ALL of the workers in the hotel were black–the bellmen, the janitor, the maids, the cooks–all Negroes. But several things in recent weeks have confirmed that Atlanta just might be the worst place on creation for black women to find a boyfriend, partner, or husband, and your prospects for can easily be flushed down like a turd in a toilet, because the guard dogs of ALL THINGS DARK AND LOVELY will climb every mountain, swim every sea, cross the desert like an Arab man to keep you away.Like my friend, Eliss, who met her rain-beau man through her blog, the details, but when this Spelman grad told her co-workers her new beau (who lives in another state) was ‘clear,’ they outright protested.It was heartbreaking to watch my friend’s intercultural relationship fall apart (and even harder to not pick a side).
Who you see in that fabulous wedding photo is my buddy, Ming Gregory.[For more, check out: AMWF the Unfinished Wikipedia Article] Thankfully, the internet is a wonderful place that connects people from all walks of life. AMWF stands for Asian Male, White Female, meaning couples composed of an Asian Man and a White Woman.It represents a small minority of interracial couples, most American, Australian, and European women dating Korean, Japanese, and Chinese men.Sounds like Meetup groups are where it’s at, single ladies.The folks at ONYX have told me they’ve had 10 weddings in their group since it started in 2010.