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I gets to sew…

I don’t know if I’m excited about this or not. We’re hitting Pennsylvania in December to attend the Longest Night Masque. I’m super excited about this even if it makes this introvert very anxious! It’s based on the Kushiel’s Legacy series, AND the author Jacqueline Carey is attending, so there’s really no words to how […]

The smell of literature, epilogue

Finalizing my series on Deconstructing Eden‘s Kushiel based perfumes,  bring you the final two scents.  In the Kushiel’s legacy series, the heroine of Phedre’s trilogy is Phèdre nó Delaunay, a pale skinned anguissette- Kushiel’s chosen to enjoy pleasure from pain.

A marque is the symbol of Naamah earned by each of her servants. Naamah was said to […]

The smell of literature, part two!

In my previous post, I reviewed some of Deconstructing Eden’s perfumes, based on the Kushiel’s Legacy series of books.  Today I’ll review more.  Last post, I focused on the scents inspired by a few of the Houses of the Night Blooming Flowers, aka the Night Court.  Prostitution is scared in Terre d’Ange, and the adepts […]

The smell of literature

One of my favorite authors is Jacqueline Carey.  One of my favorite books series is the Kushiel’s Legacy series, particularly the first trilogy, Phedre no Delaunay’s story.  Long story short, and with no spoilers, the heroine is a young woman picked by her Gods to experience pain with pleasure and save the realm of Terre […]