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The Groomzilla Files #4

by Brandon James Anderson

My fiancé and I have been told often by couples who have tied the knot both recently and long ago that you cannot please everyone and that the big day is, ultimately, about the two people who are taking the step to join themselves in union. 420 more words

Brandon James Anderson

Athens: A Low Summit

After Roberto proposed for the first time, he mistook my hesitation as joy and tried to embrace me.

All I heard was wife. I looked around to see whom he could be addressing. 1,077 more words

Ceremonies

Threads

It’s tied
where the pulse
beats
against the skin;
Red
as the blood
flowing
underneath;
Faith
and belief
woven
like veins
through
the red skein; 13 more words

Poems

"Should I Be Waiting?" Ross and Rachel and Everything Else

I’ve been watching a lot of Friends on Netflix lately. I’m shocked at how well I remember some of the episodes—like, specific jokes, like Monica coming back from catering a funeral and happily announcing she’s also catering the funeral of the dead guy’s pal the next day, referring to herself as “the official caterer of this accident.” All these plot points from the show have apparently lurked in my mind for the last 20 years as well, big stuff like Ross / Rachel will they / won’t they, but also minor stuff—Chandler and Joey getting a duck and a chicken as pets, Rachel’s dad being a dick. 1,916 more words

The Internet

Sample Baby Blessing Two

INTRODUCTORY STATEMENT

Welcome, everyone. On behalf of ____, ______, & _______, (parents, baby) I would like to thank you all for being here to share in this momentous occasion. 2,311 more words

Baby Blessings