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Featured Gay Friendly Wedding Vendor: Gerald Fierst, New York, New York

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Gerald Fierst - New York

Periodically we’ll feature one of our vendors here to let our readers know about some great people who can help you plan the perfect wedding.

The words of your wedding ceremony should reflect the love, commitment, and excitement of an extraordinary moment. I am an acclaimed storyteller, performer, and wedding expert, author of The Heart of the Wedding. I write and perform your ceremony to reflect your story with traditional and contemporary elements that bring laughter, tears, and moments to remember for the rest of your lives. I am a registered New York City officiant trained as a Civil Celebrant in Melbourne, Australia, and a marriage equality pioneer in New Jersey and New York.

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UK: Gay Man Wins Front Cover of London Paper, Proposes to Boyfriend

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Gay Marriage ProposalLondon’s free daily newspaper Metro gave its readers a chance to win the cover one day this week – so a gay fan of the paper used the unique opportunity to make a romantic proposal. “To my darling Ben Daniel Collins – Will you marry me? Lots of Love, Jon Mark Ireland,” read the especially-designed Metro front page.

Ireland, 27, has been with partner Collins for five years, and was keen for his proposal to make a splash – but he worried his beloved wouldn’t see the paper, as available copies disappear quickly each day.

“On the train, this guy was reading it in front of me,” Collins tells Metro. “Then I saw my name and I thought ‘what?’ I sort of blinked twice, then I’m looking around for a Metro – I gave up my seat to try to find one.”

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