The Hobbity Ballerina

Bits and pieces all over the map, all compiled by a thirty-something fangirl and PhD candidate in Religious Studies.


Really Jewish, really unapologetic. Invested in social justice, and in the power of art to comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable. I'm not a nice Jewish girl.


Gender identification: cis woman, often high femme. Pronouns: she/her/hers.


Expect Tom Hiddleston, Natalie Dormer, Richard Armitage, all things Tolkien, Sherlock, Horatio Hornblower, and all sorts of pretty things. Food pictures. Loads of commentary and opinions. Possibly footnotes. And kittens. Always kittens.


For ballet specifically, check out my side blog, Beginning at the Barre

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Because who doesn’t like Richard in motorcycle leathers

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Splurged on lunch: gluten-free red curry at Rice. #food #lunch #thai #curry #glutenfree #rice #dc #yummy #foodporn #foodstagram (at Rice)

“Jerry is a comic genius and one scary mother-effer. He can’t stop giggling during all the crime scenes. We have to re-shoot like twenty times before he settles down. My favorite line of Jerry’s was when he investigated the bludgeoning of a nun and cracked, ‘Hope this doesn’t become habit-forming.’” –Sam Waterston

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delsinss:

FAIRYTALE MEME: 1/1 fairy tale

↳ a mermaid found a swimming lad, / picked him up for her own, / pressed her body to his body, / laughed; and plunging down / forgot in cruel happiness / that even lovers drown.

delsinss:

FAIRYTALE MEME: 1/1 fairy tale
↳ a mermaid found a swimming lad, / picked him up for her own, / pressed her body to his body, / laughed; and plunging down / forgot in cruel happiness / that even lovers drown.

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Painted my nails with the super-sparkly polish @rainydayangie sent me! It’s pure silver glitter, I love it! #nails #glitter #manicure #sparkle #gifts #femme #nailpolish #julep #silver #beauty

ice-cream-and-cigarettes:

achievement-hunter:

miggylol:

pumpkin spice candles soon

pumpkin lattes soon

pumpkin everything

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PUMPKIN IS COMING.

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costumefilms:

Crimson Peak (2015) - Mia Wasikowska as Edith Cushing on the set of the film.
She’s wearing a Victorian outfit - a butter pleated dress with ruffles on the shoulders, belt and collar embellished with floral embroideries and multiple underskirts.
The costumes are designed by Kate Hawley.

costumefilms:

Crimson Peak (2015) - Mia Wasikowska as Edith Cushing on the set of the film.

She’s wearing a Victorian outfit - a butter pleated dress with ruffles on the shoulders, belt and collar embellished with floral embroideries and multiple underskirts.

The costumes are designed by Kate Hawley.

A simple mushroom and pea risotto for supper. #food #risotto #glutenfree #dinner #supper #vegetables #vegetarian #eatclean #homemade #yummy #foodstagram #italian

I didn’t think it would end this way…

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thorinoakenshieeld:

What keeps you so late? It’s almost dark.

The Crucible at The Old Vic [x]

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