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Robert Schwartz

I'm here to find some logic and all of the comedy associated with the process of getting married. Follow me on Twitter @AGroomWithAView and on Facebook: AGroomWithAView

The Great Wedding Venue Search Begins (A Groom With A View)

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Evin and I began our wedding venue search in our car in lower Manhattan.  The plan was to start there before working our way uptown hitting every place on the list. The first venue we visited was in the West Village. I doubled-parked and Evin went inside to see if it was worth me circling... read more

My Kingdom For A Wedding Hall (A Groom With A View)

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Evin and I live in Brooklyn. We met in Brooklyn. A short film I wrote about how we met was set and shot in Brooklyn. So we sat at our computers giving The Google quite the workout to find a place for us to get married in our beloved Brooklyn. The 1st place we found had... read more

The Negotiation (A Groom With A View)

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The very next morning, Evin and I sat in the living room and talked wedding plans. “Tell me exactly what you’re thinking,” she asked starting us off. “Okay, you ready? Here we go.  Get ready to be blown away -- City Hall, a humongous party, and anywhere in the world you want for our honeymoon!”... read more

“Have you set a date yet?” (A Groom With A View)

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I came home one night from a long bike ride and Evin was on the phone, I presumed, with her mother.  She was pacing around the apartment while talking but Evin always paces around the apartment while talking on the phone. So I went about my business, blissfully unaware of what they were talking about.... read more

The Honeymoon Period of Our Engagement (A Groom With A View)

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A few days after we’d told everyone we were engaged, we learned we hadn’t actually told everyone we were engaged. One of Evin’s cousins and two of my oldest friends found out via Facebook which left us scrambling. Ugh! This transgression necessitated several crow-eating phone calls, a lot of apologies, and a wee bit... read more

A Guy’s Guide To Getting Married (A Groom With A View)

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Two weeks and five days ago my girlfriend Evin and I got engaged. We both knew this would happen even though getting engaged had become of late, the elephant-in-the-relationship -- infrequently discussed, occasionally joked about.  By the time I was fairly sure she was just insane enough to accept, I went out and did the... read more