Beauty on the outside (BoTO) is the story of a love affair with perfume. It’s also, at times, a deeply personal catalog of my life, through the lens… Read more “About BoTO”
Yesterday I met a dear publishing friend for lunch, and he surprised me with a bottle of perfume. We usually just talk books, but he knows that… Read more “Flanker of a Flanker: review of Estee Lauder Modern Muse Le Rouge Gloss”
Coming soon to the heart of Austin, Texas… The Perfume Shop, Austin’s first niche, luxury, and artisan fragrance boutique. Stay tuned for details!
I first sat down to write about this fragrance in December of 2014. You could say I took my sweet time. The funny thing is, I’d forgotten… Read more “Jitterbug Perfume: a tale of DSH Lautrec”
What do you wear when the world is ending? Which fragrance do you choose? A few years ago, I thought I knew pretty well which fragrances I’d throw in… Read more “when all hell breaks loose…”