Book Giveaway and a Fragrant Reading List
John Oehler, author of the perfume thriller, Aphrodesia spoke on The Space Show website about The Smell of Space on Sunday. Continue reading for details and the archive link.
I like to think of the vibration theory of olfaction and its proponents as unicorns. The rest of us studying olfaction are horses.
– Professor Leslie Vosshall
Boys, here is one for the 21st century man, not a flower petal in sight. The brief to the perfumer was to create a fragrance inspired by this photo.
Today we are in tropical, leafy Singapore talking with Woon Tai Ho, the author of Riot Green. We also take a side-trip to Bhutan for a mountain-top scent experience, view some pieces from Tai Ho’s art collection and ponder on Love, Art and personal scenting.
Smell is our most primal sense. It’s the reason, for example, that strippers make bigger tips when they’re ovulating.
My favorite fragrance is the smell of my wife’s skin. John Oehler.
Today in The Scented Salon we visit a Perfume Vault in Versailles, meet a real Rocket Scientist and partially solve The Marcello Aspria Mystery as well as talking with writer John Oehler about the purpose of perfume and the background to his novel, the perfume thriller, Aphrodesia.
Jordan River’s Valentine’s Day series starts today at 10am Polish time.
Follow him through time and across multiple perfume blogs to read the full story.