31 Perfumes for 13 Best Summer Movies {Scented Thoughts} {Fragrance List}

 "Au milieu de l'hiver, j'apprenais enfin qu'il y avait en moi un été invincible." - Albert Camus"In the middle of winter, I was finally learning that in me lived an invincible summer." - Albert Camus (Our translation)...more

The Fine Art of Self-Sabotage

Today’s required reading: Rachelle Gardner’s “7 Bad Habits of Successful Authors.” Excellent stuff throughout, but one that resonates with me is 5: Insecure.From the post:...more

About Those Things You're Not Supposed To Say To Writers

Yesterday, there was a hashtag running wild on Twitter. I follow a lot of professional writers, so I saw a lot of tweets carrying the tag: #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter. They were mostly funny, but some of them made me cringe. And one or two of them shot me right through the heart. For example: ...more
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A Mural for the Missing

A community art project that was too controversial for New York City has found a home in Phoenix, Arizona.The mural was nearly finished when I stopped by last week. Half a dozen artists were there painting or standing back to Instagram the process - which, really, is also part of spreading a message. In fact, that's how I heard about the piece....more

How to start an Arts & Music Festival in your town

Hey Magdalena! From the sounds and look of it, your event was a major success! I am sad I wasn't ...more

Rihanna RiRi by Rihanna (2015) {New Perfume} {Celebrity Fragrances}

 Singer Rihanna announced on her Twitter account yesterday that a new perfume called RiRi by Rihanna is about to launch, unveiling the first visual from the new advertising campaign featuring herself, solo......more

Magic in the Moonlight

Written & Directed by Woody Allen~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Set in the 1920's...more

The Write Spot, with Author Sheila Seabrook

I've always been fascinated by what goes on behind the scenes. Whether it's backstage photos from my favourite play, a peek into the kitchen where a chef is working her culinary magic, or simply a glimpse through an uncurtained window into a stranger's private world, there's an undeniable thrill of discovery, a sense of secrets shared. It's no surprise, then, that I'm immensely curious about where other writers do their work....more

Amazingly Aqua

  Sunset picture from www.allfacebookcovers.com Monitor Lizard photo by John K Goodman I phone from www.skinit.com Fascinator at www.fascinatorsdirect.com/au Braces on Braces Colors Opus at Pintere...more