Perception Misconception

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The glass of wine I’m enjoying taste more vinegary the second day. It is cheap enough to pour out; or better yet, just share it with someone and finish it the first day. So this is where I’m coming from. I didn’t even look at the date of my last post before anxiously sitting down to do it, not over-thinking I need a specific subject, topic, goal, or agenda. It always comes to me when I just do it. Nike’s quote is Buddhism in disguise. It has taken me a long time to learn timing is everything; beautiful paradox. Why do i feel like a slacker for not blogging? What’s so great about sharing so much? When I post a … Read More

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Behind the Screen

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Hey there, old buddy, old pal! Nice to see you again. Too much time has passed since my last post, pardon. Let’s just pick up where we left off, like dear friends do. My thoughts are heavy. Here’s some unveiling of sorts. The truth about the runway model and the ideal in the industry, it’s more disparaging than admirable. The Truth About Size Zero When Eleanor Roosevelt was asked if she had any regrets, her response was a poignant one: she wished she had been prettier. It is a sobering statement coming from one of the most revered and beloved of women; one who surely led a life with many satisfactions and accomplishments. The Science of Beauty ‘Appearance is the … Read More

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Downtown & Fashion

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Following up on the City book post, thought i’d share about my venture downtown one day last week for clothing fittings to be worn on the following day at a fashion show in the Crescent Court Hotel, a gorgeous iconic hotel in uptown Dallas. The 200 year old historical building I went to, housing the studios of numerous artists was in Deep Ellum. If you aren’t a Dallasite, this is a neighborhood adjacent to downtown with a myriad of shops, eateries, clubs, and condos. It has always had a grunge biker vibe, but has gone through many transitions over the years, catering to hipsters before the term existed. During the day, it seems sad and vacant. The restaurants are consistently … Read More

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