Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891


Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

The archive for September, 2011

The following lettres were posted during this month:

CHAPFEST Musical Festival!

Posted upon the 22nd of September, 2011

I bet you did not know that the Three Swell Chaps were the driving force behind a travelling festival featuring the era’s “hottest”, or most fashionable, performers! You can’t have known, but that’s alright – I’m only just telling you now – so there’s no hurry to pay me my winnings. CHAPFEST (as it has […]

Gender, and Some Thoughts upon It – A Guest Post by Melanthios

Posted upon the 6th of September, 2011

This post was authored by Melanthios, a friend and past contributor of FrillyShirt. I am transgendered. I also love my body, and I love everyone else’s body, and I think that part of challenging the gender binary and part of eradicating sexism and genderism is to love your body, and to not assume that teats, […]