Medieval Sailors Wearing Jeans in the Jungle // Lipstick Queen

I remember buying my first lipstick like it was yesterday. Purchased sometime in the mid 90s, there was only one shade to choose: Heather Shimmer by Rimmel. I knew Rimmel was the way to go thanks to my Nan. She had two lipsticks that she let me play with, both slim brown plastic push-up sticks,…

Be Your Own Traumfrau

Photo by Eleonora Cecchini The last time I wrote about Traumfrau was over two years ago, which was also the last time I wrote anything here. It’s no coincidence that writing took a bit of a back seat once Traumfrau started; events take up a lot of time and energy, especially when the 9-5 work…

Best Foot Forward

Anyone who knows my mum will know at least these two things about her: she has an incredibly clean house and always has immaculately manicured nails. What they might not know is that she maintains both of these things entirely by herself; she would never even think of asking someone else to do them for…