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A piece

While preparing breakfast this morning the smell of bacon frying brought back a childhood memory from 1970’s England. A time of vibrant colours, heady music and my Granddad’s quiet, gentle nature. 198 more words


Announcement: Svatura Series Release Dates!

These months have been crazy getting four books ready for release, but we are finally far enough along in the process that the release dates are firm and I get to announce them now! 683 more words

Abigail's Books

III (eau de toilette) (Givenchy)

III (eau de toilette) (Givenchy) – 4/5
green chypre

Givenchy III was possibly my first encounter with a particular kind of green freshness. Though it’s been around for decades, Givenchy’s (previous?) new management bravely recommissioned a handful of their classics from when the Comte himself was around. 193 more words


Harbingers of Spring

This beautiful Spring bouquet is made up of two bunches of flowers that I was given by two friends just days apart. The first contained the Earlicheer and the fluffy flowers and the second included the pastel pink serrated-edged tulips, and hyacinths. 97 more words

Late winter

The end of winter is here in Victoria, Australia. Blossom trees are blooming, bulbs are out. Everything is green and likely to stay that way until the blast of summer arrives on my birthday in December. 78 more words