Journal

Imagine a cactus with long spines and microscopic prickles whose fruit clusters bloom in August in beautiful berry shades and the occasional luminous yellow flower appears. Its sculptural beauty is quirky yet appealing, how it grows in varying and alternating...
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To follow the nose is to follow inspiration and instinct; this philosophy inspired my life’s journey. As a young girl, my avid nose was a portal to many rich worlds, both visited and imaginary; fragrance became both the freedom to dream and to travel instantaneously.  My father traveled often bringing me home perfumes from the airports and exotic candies made with flowers or herbs. Perfume, or aroma, became a mode of travel and nostalgia, bridging me to loved ones and far off ... 

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