I used to think it was awful that life was so unfair. Then I thought, 'wouldn't it be much worse if life *were* fair, and all the terrible things that happen to us come because we actually deserve them?' So now I take great comfort in the general hostility and unfairness of the universe. – M. Cole
If you are new to this blog, you may not know that Vel likes the world between 1920 and about 1950. It’s often termed “dieselpunk”, taking a riff off the concept of “steampunk” which is about alternate history for the Victorian Era. You of course can see I like the Art Deco style from the title logo.
Very fun 20s-30s versions of modern songs, as well as the usual American songbook songs.
We Will Rock You – yes, it’s Queen
and yes, Oops I did it again
It reminds me of Riff Raff singing it.
and on Sesam Strasse – in German. I haven’t a clue what he’s singing, but I love Sesame Street.
Excellent perfumes and scents: Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab Just got a few of the RPG line ones in the imp ear size. Favorite so far is a blend of Ranger (foresty) and Orc (leathery). I find the descriptions very accurate. The Bow and Crown of Conquest in the Sin and Salvation line is also good, especially for a man. (you’ll have to scroll down a bit).