Portraits of Love

* (Photo credit below)

Today’s blog post is short on words, because the photos speak for themselves… more volumes than I could ever put into words. 

Love does not wish to be defined,

or squished into the limits of language,

or boxed in by labels, theories, or judgments.  

Love. Just.  IS.

Please take a few moments to see, really see — through the lens of LOVE, the portraits of these gay couples just after they were LEGALLY married in New York: 

http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/portraits-of-gay-couples-just-married-in-new-york

… and remember: Love. Just. IS.   pass it on.

*photo courtesy of http://www.flickr.com/photos/greenelent/5970995337

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Related posts:

Anatomy of Love Series (a personal look at the experience of a Lesbian Mennonite navigating the unpredictable waters of non-traditional faith and love):

Fierce Courtesy
Do Ask, Do Tell

2 Comments

  1. Mir said,

    July 28, 2011 at 7:53 pm

    Tears running down my cheeks…
    What joy emanates from the faces of those just married!
    And how contagious is that joy!

    It’s so simple. Being happy for others is really so simple.

    • Starla J. King said,

      July 29, 2011 at 8:23 am

      oh Mir, you have shown me even more beauty in this post and the portraits. It really IS so simple, isn’t it? Let’s do more and more and more of this being happy for others! love you.


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