Author Archives: descantia

About descantia

A melting pot of contradictions! Artist, Designer (most media), Copywriter, Thespian, Chanteuse, Dancer, Performance artist, Make-up artist and so much more... The penultimate liberal hedonist with conservative leanings! Exacting, free, libertine with a Courtesan mentality! Honest, blunt, viciously unkind when dealing with fools, ingrates, liars, and any deceivers. Detests: Hypocrisy, Disloyalty, Infidelity, Stupidity, Anyone Devoid of Morals Ethics and decent manners and behaviour. Loves being a Snarky Grumpy Bitter Old Elitist!

The Perils of little miss “I can do it by my lonesome” (Or how to ruin your fortnight in 1 easy step). A cautionary tale.

Hello Skinlovers. Grammas back back again. 🙂 Here is a cautionary tale of why you should ALWAYS consult professionals before you screw up your body/face/health. This is a recent happening:   I get a phone-call from someone saying that her … Continue reading

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More artsy Stuff.

Greetings Skinlovers. Here are some varied artsy stuff to alleviate the doldrums of the ambience in this town. Amman/Jordan. 😀  

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So no surprises here. Move along!

Greetings Fleecelings. Hello there Skinlovers. Gramma’s back. In case anyone was living under a rock there have been demonstrations in Jordan about a tax law, and not even 24 hrs after that they tried to hike the prices on everything. … Continue reading

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Videos purporting to be of use while spreading a false sense of hope.

Hello Skinlovers. Grumpy Gramma’s back. With regards to the “it gets better” video (the arabic version):   It gets easier for whom exactly? Not the ones living in the middle-east/the region. Just because some NGO sponsored a chirpy little video … Continue reading

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Scintillating nothingness.

Greetings Skinlovers. It has been ages since I had something to share with you. And to be honest I don’t really have anything earth-shattering just yet. I will maybe in  amonth. Other than that it;s just been more of the … Continue reading

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Christmess Hells (Christmas Bells)……. For whom does the bell toll…..

Greetings Skinlovers. It’s been a long while since I wrote anything. So here we go. I think this post will me a potpourri of subjects. The season is upon us and people rolled out the “Christmas Cheer” (you know the … Continue reading

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Ruminations on mortality…..

Hello Skinlovers. Long time, as some of you may have noticed I haven’t been posting in a while. Many things factored in that. Mainly I was overwhelmed, physically and mentally drained. My father passed away on the 20th of July. … Continue reading

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