Somewhere in Bondi, on a street leading to the ocean, a black lacquered door throbs with music and a golden doorknob beckons. A band of navy Italian lace silk fringing falls from my hips, skimming my thighs. I suck my belly button back to my spine, check my boobies are still bound inside my … More Yikes! I’m at my first school parent’s party and everyone’s a Swinger, but me.
The most profound advice I ever received from my longtime friend – other than, ‘Love! one is never enough’! – Jas, aka an ex cross-dressing, gender bender with buckets of present day style was, ‘Love, who needs normal? You were born to be exceptional! You, We were born to be fabulous! In a … More Style has one rule – We are not normal, we are Exceptional!
As a 50-year-young woman I am excited to share a beauty secret, one I have known for 30 years! The beauty secret is my friend Jas. Jas is and has been my mirror and my accomplice in keeping it ‘pretty’ when life was hard and my mirror and accomplice when life was full of fantastically … More A Guest Contributor – Beauty secrets – Tips and Tricks of a Cross-dressing Beauty Queen
An inspirational mum, Carrie Strongman is a woman who’s attitude embodies an unapologetic confidence in being a beautiful plus size woman. She also happens to be my mum. My mum is plus size and has always shown me how beautiful her curves are. If as a child, my raised eyebrows teased her as she sashayed … More Body shaming, plus-size and grace in action with cake.
Melbourne bladesmith, Aidan Mackinnon loves nothing more than dedicating 15 hours or more to transforming a raw hunk of steel and a block of wood into a one-of-a-kind, high performance, heirloom knife. And creating a one-of-a-kind, high performance knife is what fuels his dedication and uncompromising creativity for his craft. Cut Throat Knives was founded … More A Melbourne Bladesmith’s one-of-a-kind love at first Slice.
Ruled by a circadian rhythm that ebbs and swells with the moon, the beachfront at Whangamata is tidal theatre.
As the waves depart the sand holds its breath, knowing the wet embrace of a never ending repeated return.
Fickle the waves are and best you remember this at Whangamata.
Whangamata all crunchy white sand and pumping waves is home to one of the world’s most legendary surf breaks. … More Whangamata, New Zealand a surf beach like no other.
Ta da’ said Connie as she smacked the bouquet the size of a mini haystack into Elvi’s nose. Monkish heads bound in black tissue jostle, their fragrance bruised, brutal, raw like the choice to leave a lover too-hard-to-let-go.
Oriental lilies, Elvi’s favourites -Elvi hated them on sight … More The Friend. Fiction/Thriller/love story