M. bought this dress Monday morning (my time zone) and the rest of my day was spent trying to remember what seemed to have been long forgotten. I can’t remember the last time I wore this dress, but I am sure I wore it during a chilly evening in the summer of 1997 at a … More Trying to remember Ithaka
Pour M. F. A symbol of transformation into beauty and grace, butterflies carry a special spiritual meaning in Japanese culture as the carriers of the souls of the dead and, in that sense, as the key to unlocking the mysteries of life. Also a symbol of womanhood and romance, the butterfly is a common motif … More Wrapped in butterflies
I have a closet just for black clothes. I also have another one for all other mainly dark colours and reds but these never feel so true to myself as black does. I can’t remember why I started wearing just black but for a long time it felt like the most stylish and comfortable solution … More Back to black
I’m the worst procrastinator I know. I do write do to lists and visualize results and even tried to follow one or more of the popular productivity methods and tools out there and have read countless articles and posts on how to beat procrastination to no success. Things linger until the last minute because “performing … More Things I do when procrastinating
My satin flowery extravaganza got sold and it’s now on the way to Germany. Last time I wore it I was dating a Cuban conga player. Looking at it I just see someone else’s life. I suppose that’s called letting go.
My Mexican waistcoat got sold and travelled all the way to Australia. A few pieces remain that would let me pretend I am a postmodern version of the great Frida.