Tag Archives: perfume review

Smoke and Mirrors (Slumberhouse Jeke Review)

Growing up in New Jersey does things to you. One of them is becoming acclimatized to peculiar smells. (The word peculiar these days has a negative connotation, but I mean it in its original sense, which is unusual, strange, unconventional … Continue reading

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Les Nereides Oriental Lumpur Perfume Review

There is a story in my family that when my mother was in high school, she won a scholarship based on not false but mistaken pretenses and faulty translation.  Her maiden name was two syllables featuring staccato vowels.  This was … Continue reading

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