Posts tagged "anniversary"

On The Unhappy Anniversary Of My Rape

At the exact time that I'm writing this (8:30 a.m. ), on this exact day two years ago, I was reporting my rape. It had happened after midnight on March 10, 2013. I’ve been trying not to write about it too much, anymore, because I feel like I’ve said everything I need to say about…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 10, 2015

A Wedding Portrait, Long Overdue

This is Wu Conghan and Wu Sognshi. They were married in 1924 in Nanchong, Sichuan province, China, but there were no photographers on their big day, and so the couple never had wedding photos taken. Well, 88 years later, the pair finally decided to remedy the situation and posed for the pictures they never got…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 11, 2012

Man Gives Woman Anniversary Gift — From Weezer

When Mark, of comedy crew The Key of Awesome, wanted to celebrate his first wedding anniversary with Anastasia, "the wonderful mother of two retarded cats," he didn't just get her a card and some candy. No, he got WEEZER, who collaborated with Mark on a kick-ass song about how majorly rad she is. Future husband…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 14, 2010

Girl Talk: How Our First Anniversary Was Saved

Two weeks after confessing my worry about surviving my first ever road trip with my husband, I'm happy to report we made it home alive — with our bodies, minds, and marriage all safely intact. The trip wasn't without a few close calls, though. While driving for the first time in three years — o…

By: Wendy Atterberry / August 2, 2010