I am particularly fond of the word rogue. Despite it harbouring negative connotations, I use it with affection and respect. Who said being a rogue is a bad thing? Forget that. Roguish is getting redefined. Take away unprincipled and dishonest. Keep mischievous. Highlight witty, intelligent, handsome, well-dressed, and British. Then use it in a sentence with Euan Rellie. Read more
When I travel, I become someone else. Perhaps it’s closer to who I really am. Who I strive to be at home. Regardless, I feel freer. I do things I may not do at home. I pack my life with as many moments as possible. Each one escalated. Playing in HD. Essentially, I live on more whims.
I went to Italy in October. Pasta, sun, history, wine and men. Inevitably men. I don’t know why more single women don’t flock to Italy for a burst of attention. While I was in Italy on my first mother-daughter trip, I knew there would be distractions of testosterone. Around every brick corner, under each archway, and on a variety of bar stools. The Italian stallion is no myth. Read more
A burlesque performance is never long enough. The teasing could be stretched on for hours. Seduction has no time limit. Its sensual powers are eternal (if you’re lucky).
On November 10th, experience the seduction of burlesque like you’ve never seen it before. The Rio Theatre hosts Burlesque Long Form, starring Vancouver beauties Lola Frost, Cherry OnTop, Melody Mangler, Lydia Decarllo, Nicky Ninedoors, and April O’Peel. Read more
There are hundreds and thousands and millions of websites curating cool content. But one that everyone should have in their readers is Live Fast Mag, a destination for aesthetic items relating to sex, fashion, art and travel. Inspiration surges through sensual photographs and whimsical wording. One could spend days exploring the enticing and often steamy pages. Read more
Last month during the film festival hoopla in Toronto, I sat on bar stools. In actual fact it was here that I felt more comfortable, more at ease, than at the parties and festival events. The bar stool was mine. A safe haven. A portion of the bar to claim as my own. It’s easier to be alone when in an environment more acceptable to ride the solo highway. Read more
Why try your luck with a taxi this weekend in Vancouver when you can ride in the sleek comfort of an Uber car for free?
This BC Day long weekend, use the Promo code: TALESFROMABARSTOOL on your Uber account for a FREE ride anywhere from Vancouver proper*.
Use the code up until Tuesday, August 7th at 6am. Read more
The moment I set eyes on Brooke Shaden’s photography, I was captivated by the ethereal beauty of it. Completely enthralled by the otherworldly images she had created. I became lost in her world and found myself staring at each self-portrait for minutes on end finding the stories hidden within. Despite being a non-drinker, Brooke graciously agreed to be included in our interview series. Prepare to be mesmerized by Brooke’s imagination. Read more