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To Blog or Not to Blog? July 27 2017, 0 Comments

DISCLAIMER:  This is an introspective piece.  Any materials contained in this blog are not reflective of any person I know, have known or will know, blogger or otherwise.  I love my blogger friends....

Horror vacui July 26 2017, 0 Comments

Horror vacui means fear of empty spaces or fear of the empty.  

The term is usually used in art, for example Victorian or Arab Islamic art.  It is ornate and opulent but abundantly busy and....


Bag or Bandage Fashion July 24 2017, 0 Comments

I wore this dress yesterday. It is loose and long.  It flows and moves.  Some of you may describe it as a “fat” dress, others may scoff and say it hides all feminine curves and does not allow a woman to ....

“Tea” totaler July 24 2017, 0 Comments

A tea-break allows a few minutes of respite at any time during the day.  It is a moment to place a hault on the demands of a whirlwind day in our highly accelerated modern society.  It enables us to take a break from emails, BBMs, phone calls....

Wanderlust July 24 2017, 0 Comments

Travel is the spice of life; it is crème fraiche on a basic sponge cake; it is the vibrant lipstick on a bare face, it is the statement necklace on a basic black dress....

Evolution of the Uomo July 20 2017, 0 Comments

Men and fashion! Two words diametrically opposed at one time.

Men’s fashion! Two words fittingly analogous, in today’s times.

There is no awkwardness when discussing men’s fashion in modern times; no underlying innuendos....


Voila Wallah! July 20 2017, 0 Comments

“Wallah” is a term used in India as a suffix to describe a person who performs a specified task or business.  I won’t call it slang, but certainly a term that has become part of linguistics.  It is used to describe a specialist in a particular task....

Suburban Dystopia July 20 2017, 0 Comments

I live in the ‘burbs called Orange County, mnemonically known as OC, as popularized by the debauched yet apt namesake TV show....

TMC (Too Many Choices) July 17 2017, 0 Comments

Since childhood we are taught to make choices.  All of us at one point of time or the other have heard the familiar rendition from our parents,  “Make the right choice,” “Whatever choices you make now will impact your life forever....

Reality Bites July 15 2017, 0 Comments

I am out of my hibernation.  The reason: The cruel, barbarous, brutal mutilation of a $100,000 Hermes alligator bag!   For a worshipper of FAME (fashion, art, music and entertainment), the act is as abhorrent as the destruction....