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The 47 Hour Saga: How We Got Home From Christmas at the In-Laws

Gonna start this off by saying it would have made a cute book (“Same-sex couple struggle to get home from loving in-laws! It’s a diverse version of Planes, Trains, and Automobiles, from the author who brought you other cute Jewish queer stuff!”) … Continue reading

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Florida married

We were married before. We’ve been married since 2007, in our hearts. But now we are key lime pie married, we are navel oranges in the winter married, we are feet in the ocean married, we are date palms guarding … Continue reading

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Snapshot of a same-sex marriage

Probably one of the most romantic evenings my spouse and I have ever spent together was the night we got lost on the Italian-Slovenian border, on foot. We were staying in Trieste, Italy, and Spouseling decided it would be fun … Continue reading

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Romantic love is not another way to say ‘sex’, even when you’re talking about same-sex couples

My grandfather is 90 and my grandmother is 88 and a half. They have been married since 1946. They sleep in separate, side by side twin beds because my grandfather’s multiple physical problems cause him to be disruptive in his … Continue reading

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Ten years!

Today marks ten years since the beginning of the in-person portion of my relationship with my spouse. We met on the internet — through creative writing, actually — and spent most of a year talking on the phone before meeting … Continue reading

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