10 Shades Of Suave With Maitreya

Reading the book I chose for my  school´s  literature assignment, I could not help but think just how much 50 Shades of Grey ( which I have not read but read about ) resembled the hype created more than 50 years ago. The book I was reading, ¨Bonjour Tristesse¨ by Françoise Sagan was a huge…

Lusting For Love When You Walk On The Wild Side

Chiaroscuro, the renaissance drawing technique.  It makes me think about the past and the present, the good and the bad.   The loved and unloved. How many people have you loved? If you no longer love them, does it mean that the love was a mirage or did it really do exist? If you ask me…

California Dreaming The Allure of a Summer Tunic

From the Byzantine Empire, to the Romans, Indian tradition and even the clergy, everybody loves a tunic for its easy comfort and majestic allure.    I know I love one specially in the summer time.    You can make it sexy when you pair it with boots, wear it as a bathing suit cover during…

From Legal Insanity to Legally Insane

I reached my current height of 5¨8 at the ripe old age of 12.  A slight scoliosis kept me from reaching my expected 5´10 to 5 ´11. But at 12 I was too tall for most of the boys at the kiddie dances.   They would invite me to dance only once; embarrassed, as they were…