I take for granted my ability to be a fangirl and a lesbian in the open, my freedom of speech. To be vocal about my joys, my erotic attachments. Meanwhile our fellow fans are being persecuted for what many of us experience as simple guilty pleasures. This is a vital issue and it deserves our collective attention.
- from “Taiyou no Ouji: Horus no Daibouken (Horus: Prince of the Sun),” directed by Isao Takahata (1968)
Hilda from Horus: Prince of the Sun (1968)
"I do not want to be human!"
Tumblr really doesn’t seem to care much about disabled people and ableism. Seriously, I’ve seen multiple posts with 1000+ notes ripping at the TIMES list (and damn rightfully so!), however I’ve only seen one about the fact that the man that made the horrendous “I Am Autism" (major tw for ableism in the video) was on the list, and it only has 15 notes.
The Wind Rises (2013)
A still from Old Man and the Sea, painted in pastel oils on glass. Watch the full animated short here. Really worth twenty minutes of your time.
Louis Halsey, 88, & John Spofford, 94, The couple finally got married after 64 years together.
True love has no ending