The Christmas Wedding Dance – A Holiday Novella
In the romantic comedy, The Christmas Wedding Dance, merry mayhem surrounds the holiday wedding of Arielle Allure Richmond.
This season comes the tale of a very merry social bride. A budding social media influencer seeks to create a media buzz surrounding her upcoming nuptials. Along with having her fans/followers watch her plan her fabulous wedding, Arielle plans one of her biggest social media stunts. She locates her long-lost father and have their reunion play out on her social media platforms. She also plans to include him in the wedding festivities. She decides to feature him in a big wedding dance during her reception. Her actions do not sit well with her frustrated fiancé Antonio or her mother, Lola, who wants to keep her heartbreak in the past.
The soon to be bride also has a little secret: She is having an affair with her first love, Lucius. Arielle constantly tries to break thing off with her former teen-aged lover, but he desires to replace the groom with himself. She may not be the only one tasting the last bit of forbidden fruit before her wedding; someone keeps posting cryptic messages on her social media pages about her fiancé’ own little dalliances – with a bridesmaid. Arielle must not only put a stop to her cheating but also her groom’s. She resolves nothing and no one will stop her Christmas nuptials.
Complicating their already tense relationship, Arielle and her mother constantly butt heads throughout the wedding planning. She makes things worse by going behind Lola’s back and seeking out the man who broke her mother’s heart almost thirty years ago. Her mother threatens to pull out of the wedding if she insists on including him.
Her big day finally arrives went an eventful wedding rehearsal dinner where Arielle and her fiancé both confront their unfaithfulness. They make it down the aisle only to have their vows interrupted by an uninvited guest- Arielle’s lover.
Though Arielle and Antonio make it down the aisle, they do not get their wedding dance. Antonio leaves her on the dance floor by herself. Both wake up on Christmas day wondering if they belong together. The couple finally get their first dance together.