luca's house of mirrors

"We are what we think. All that we are arises from our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world."  (Buddha)

Browsing Archive: March, 2011

Somewhere (2010) review

Posted by LucaM on Sunday, March 20, 2011, In : movie reviews 
Watched Sofia's 'Somewhere'. Loved it. Loved everything about it: the sarcasm of the Foos' 'Hero' playing in the background of the opening scene; the press conference scene; the white mask; and especially the minimalism of it. The way Sofia uses her camera as a detached, silent witness. The way she observes everything, without judging, without blinking, just like Cleo does.

'Somewhere' is Lost in Translation without the glitz and cliché's and the star treatment that made the Academy pay atte...
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log entry 1024

Posted by LucaM on Friday, March 11, 2011, In : log entries 

You Are Complex and Deep

You are a bit of a contradiction. It's hard to label you or sum you up easily.
You have many interesting layers to your personality... and some of them you keep completely to yourself.

You are open to change, and it's likely that your life has gone through many phases already.
You don't expect anyone else to understand you. You're still trying to understand yourself!

the wisdom of blogthings...
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log entry 1023

Posted by LucaM on Friday, March 11, 2011, In : log entries 
I'm tired.
mentally and physically tired.
tired of wearing layers of masks, tired of smiling when I feel like screaming, tired of being used by everyone around, be it friend or foe...
tired of living in my head.

tired of being labelled as average, plain, overweight ; reliable and trustworthy and cannon fodder.
tired of everyone seeing only the shell but not the ghost inside of it.

I want to smash all the mirrors until all treacherous and distorted reflections are gone and the only thing left w...
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log entry 1022

Posted by LucaM on Friday, March 11, 2011, In : log entries 
like I needed a confirmation or something...

You Are a Mirror

You are a very private person. You need your alone time to introspect and recharge.
You don't mind being around others, but you prefer to spend the bulk of your time by yourself.

You are a slow and critical thinker. You need to mull things over for a long time.
You hold yourself accountable for your actions. You are constantly evaluating your life and trying to improve.
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