the ugly earring

ug‧ly [uhg-lee] offensive to the sense of beauty; displeasing in appearance


Gabrielle Daris, art curator

photo by altamira nyc


a nose knows

“Odors have a power of persuasion stronger than that of words, appearances, emotions, or will. The persuasive power of an odor cannot be fended off, it enters into us like breath into our lungs, it fills us up, imbues us totally. There is no remedy for it.” 
              –patrick suskind, perfume

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