Douglas Yu and Luke M. Jones have been happily married since January 2014. Both recent graduates of Emerson College, Douglas freelances for Somerville Times and Spare Change News and has been featured in Dig Boston, while Luke served as founding editor of Words Apart. Luke's work has also appeared in the Passages North blog, Slush Pile Magazine and The Knicknackery.
What can I say about the emotions of my wedding ceremony that won't sound like a three-ring circus of cliches? I got married inside Boston's City Hall, one of the most hideous structures conceived in modern history, an inverted bone-gray pyramid straight out of 1984. My cousin was there as a witness and three of my husband's friends. At least the Justice of Peace's office was tastefully decorated: