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Two Names Taken as One

Carmen Dell’Orefice at Folies Bergère, Paris, for Harper’s Bazaar, 1957

Carmen Dell’Orefice at Folies Bergère, wearing a lace cocktail ensemble designed by Yves Saint Laurent for Christian Dior, photo by Avedon for… 132 more words


I wanted, no, needed words…
The silence was deafening…
You could hear a pin drop…
I could get used to, maybe?!

I listened hoping for an echo… 95 more words


Sprinkled With So Many Coincidences

Peter Sellers plays Claire Quilty, a pompous hipster playwright, the alter ego and nemesis to James Mason’s lustful professor, Humbert Humbert. Lolita (Stanley Kubrick… 392 more words


The Pen Doesn't Make the Writer

A few years ago I had this idea for a book with a working title of the Pen Doesn’t Make the Writer. For various reasons I never wrote the book, but I feel like this concept should still be heard. 304 more words


Dernier vers: Ronsard's epitaph

When I started posting poems, I liked the idea of a blog because I could post in any order, and use the tabs at the top to organise the poems into sets. 177 more words


Supermodel Superstar Coco Rocha

Style chameleon Coco Rocha is as versatile a model as she is an human being. She has appeared in various ad campaigns and runways shows and made waves when she Irish danced her way down the Jean Paul Gaultier’s catwalk in 2007.   149 more words


"The Muse"

“The Muse”


I’m bloodied and bruised

Feeling like I’ll never be free

When I think of the forbidden

Desire always trumping the need

I reach out and find… 120 more words