Obelina πŸ›Έ

Obelina πŸ›Έ

Stories allow me to get lost in different worlds, and to find myself in this one. They move me to create. What moves you? ✨

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  • Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

    Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

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    "So it’s funny because people will inevitably come up to us and they’ll be like, now I’m not a minimalist like you. I’ve got this book collection and I love books. And I’ve got a nice big library, and I love the way books smell. I love turning the pages. I love how they feel. I love lending them out to my friends and then we talk about the books later. And I’m like, hey, keep your books. It sounds…

  • The Other Boleyn Girl

    The Other Boleyn Girl

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    "Risk nothing and you gain nothing."

    Sometimes it is better to gain nothing than to gain bullshit. This movie or story is a case of trashy versus trashier versus trashiest. In this order: The men, trashy. The women, trashier. Then the men again? Trashiest.

    "When was it that people stopped thinking of ambition as a sin and started thinking of it as a virtue?"

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  • The Haunting of Bly Manor

    The Haunting of Bly Manor

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    "All things fade. All things. Flesh, stone, even stars themselves. Time takes all things. It is the way of the world. The past recedes, memories fade, and so, true, does the spirit. Everything yields to time, even the soul."

    If you would have told me a spooky series could be moving and really quite beautiful before I watched The Haunting of Bly Manor, I would have called you out on your bullshit. But, after though, is quite a different story.…

  • Drive

    Drive

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    "I don't sit in while you're running it down. I don't carry a gun. I drive."

    The movie ended and I never even noticed that he didn’t have a name. We just dived right in and went along on this slow, quiet, atmospheric journey. Small things sure can change your life in big ways. Now I’m singing 'And you have proved to be a real human being… And a real hero. Real human being. And a real hero, real human…