articles on china elevator stories
216. have you found it hard to prove domestic violence?
Once I started to talk about my experience, most people tried to refute the idea that I had experienced domestic violence in my relationship.
215. wood, fire, earth, metal and water
In China, a person’s birth element is calculated after birth.
I come across a song by Udo Lindenberg and Apache 207 called ‘Komet’.
213. "i'm simply going for a walk"
I find myself being followed by a stranger in Austria.
212."some of our clients would turn away from our salon"
I chat with a hairdresser in Vienna.
211. custody proceedings have finally started
I have applied for sole custody in 2022.
210. a single phone call
I try to find out my children’s whereabouts but don’t receive the necessary help.
209. many children in china suffer parental alienation by a grandparent
Unlike the EU, China does not recognize parental alienation as a form of emotional child abuse.
208. my mother-in-law stole my children
A mother’s custodial rights are not sufficiently protected in China.
207. I'm not shy
I often receive criticism for being an introvert.
206. being stalked by my ex
After an occurence in 2020, I realize I had been stalked by my ex.
205. the day I left China
When I left China in 2019, I never thought I would not see my children again.
204. my ex-husband's false accusations
I am served with divorce papers in spring 2022.
203. the vienna chamber of lawyers
When perpetrators are protected by institutions, victims don’t stand a chance.
202. my ex husband's smear campaigns
My ex has tried to ruin my reputation.
201. blaming the victim
I have been victim blamed for many years.