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Do This!

I believe this would be an appropriate first post in my “Things You Should Do” section, because Crescendo is going to be a great party for a good cause and you should buy tickets and go! 41 more words


Selling a Kickstarter - So Out of My Comfort Zone!

The editing is underway and going well. The cover is nearly all set. Reviewer research is done and ready to be engaged. And then it comes at m… 357 more words


Getting the professionals - Dealing with the dreaded editor!

When writers talk about editors with each other, it always makes me smile. Why? Because the testimonials run somewhere between people who rank just a touch lower than your mother to the awful beasts who didn’t understand and wrecked my manuscript. 391 more words


One of My Favorite Books

This post is titled, “One of My Favorite Books”, because I can’t possibly choose a single book, out of every book in the entire world of literature, to be my ultimate favorite. 631 more words

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Lanvin’s Famous Perfumes from the 20th Century, Part 5 – Crescendo

Over the many months of continuous searching for vintage Lanvin perfumes on eBay, I had come across many Lanvin’s perfume ads and posters. For more than 20 years since late 1930s, Lanvin had been grouping “My Sin”, “Arpege”, “Rumeur”, “Scandal” and “Pretexte” together in their printed ads, almost like a frequent reminder that those were their best perfume offerings. 278 more words


Deutsche Bank prices Charlemagne and cleanses noteholders on Crescendo as Goldman salvages Logistics CMBS

Deutsche Bank priced the €316.1m DECO-2015 Charlemagne CMBS, the pan-European multi-borrower transaction, in a busy Friday afternoon in European commercial real estate securitisation.

While Deutsche Bank closed Charlemagne at a blended note coupon that was 218.2 bps over three-month Euribor, reflecting an excess spread of 59.8 bps excluding costs, Goldman Sachs closed its £646m Logistics UK 2015 plc CMBS, secured by a 42-strong UK logistics portfolio owned by Blackstone’s Logicor, pricing the junior notes below par. 556 more words


The Letters; M

Swiftly approaching my ears
The words touch my lips
Rising to a crescendo
Refrain; to the beginning

The Letters is a Tanka poetry series that will be comprised of 26 poems written in the standard 5-7-5-7-7 format. 15 more words