Please welcome author Lucy Kevin to the blog this week. Lucy’s focus in her books is on the support staff that make a wedding go smoothly
We’re so used to seeing the wedding from the perspective of the bride and groom, I thought it would be fun to explore the wedding drama from the point of view of the people who plan it. Namely the wedding coordinator (The Wedding Kiss – coming Winter 2012), the dress maker (The Wedding Dress – Coming Fall 2012), the caterer (The Wedding Gift), the florist (The Wedding Dance) and the music director (The Wedding Song – coming July 2012).
That’s why it seemed appropriate to name my new series set at a premiere San Francisco wedding venue: Four Weddings and a Fiasco. Every wedding story has at least one debacle, whether it’s invitation misprints or a dress arriving in the wrong size or catering mixing up the delivery times.
At my wedding, we had a surprise birthday cake for my father. (It was his 60th birthday.) The only place big enough to hide his enormous cake was in the oven. I must have told everyone a hundred times not to turn on the oven!… Read the rest