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A thoughtful, girly perspective on life & the pursuit of happiness.
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Alain de Botton
This blog chronicles the journey of a 21-year-old aspiring writer from Perth, Australia, on my search for happiness, love and inspiration. "Potentiality knocks at the door of my heart" — Haruki Murakami.
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beauty secrets, part two: skincare products
** I'm so sorry, I still have not had a chance to finish this post! Due to popular demand, I have decided to post most of it now, and th...
beauty secrets, part one: skincare regime
In light of my recent post, Woman's Skin , a few readers have requested that I share some of my beauty secrets. I am more than happy to...
beauty secrets, part three: sunscreens
Summer has well and truly arrived here in Perth. (To tell the truth, it is strictly only the beginning of spring but Perth is lucky enough t...
beauty secrets, part five: summer essentials
It is hot. Really hot. Humid, too. With that heat and stickiness comes new beauty needs. Summer calls for a pared-down, low-maintenance bea...
As per my 10 day cycle, I have been reading a poem each day. I am not a poetry person. Of course, like everybody else who has studied Engli...
"Is it possible, finally, for one human being to achieve perfect understanding of another? We can invest enormous time and energy in se...
beauty secrets, part 4: makeup overview
Welcome to Part 4 of my "beauty secrets" series. There are still many skincare products to peruse, but I felt like deviating a lit...
women: myth and reality
In 1952 (or in 1951) the philosopher Simone de Beauvoir spent some time in Chicago visiting the writer Nelson Algren. During that visit the ...
"A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out tee...
the diary of anaïs nin
It was with high hopes that I ordered The Diary of Anaïs Nin Volume 1 (1931-1934) online, and it arrived at my house via airmail just a cou...
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