goldmourn (amberdawnpullin) wrote,

{microblog} January 2011

Follow goldmourn on Twitter 01 January 2011 to 31 January 2011 - Happy New Year, Toronto! Hello, 2011!
Saturday, January 01, 2011 12:19:25 AM via TwitVid BlackBerry

writing in paper journal #26 & thinking it's a good thing I wrote the date before drinking.
Saturday, January 01, 2011 3:28:35 AM via Twitpic - woke up, it was a rainy morning and the first thing that I heard...
Saturday, January 01, 2011 9:28:02 AM via TwitVid BlackBerry

feels way too excited over Tallman reading a book!
Saturday, January 01, 2011 1:43:27 PM via Twitpic

rain drip on window / sounds like tick of clock on eaves / - inside, pages turn.
Saturday, January 01, 2011 1:53:49 PM via ÜberTwitter

Tallman back in the game. It's way better with zombies.
Saturday, January 01, 2011 3:35:14 PM via Twitpic - Tallman is reading! A book! *swoon*
Saturday, January 01, 2011 3:36:25 PM via TwitVid BlackBerry

figures twitvid would post out of sequence (sigh). Productive day for me: dishes, bath, read about Dickens, LJ post & journal writing!
Saturday, January 01, 2011 3:40:21 PM via ÜberTwitter

#writingprompt @novelingnewbie In the absence of one another (at the end of our time together) we will be with ourselves & know new places.
Saturday, January 01, 2011 6:57:46 PM via ÜberTwitter in reply to novelingnewbie

Gorgeous lights on the trees at the boardwalk.
Saturday, January 01, 2011 8:13:57 PM via Twitpic

did something one shouldn't do - especially when one rarely drinks - had Cosmo, cherry whiskey & wine (Merlot). Body punishing me for it.
Saturday, January 01, 2011 11:34:28 PM via web

'Avatar' makes me sob a little every few seconds. I like it better w/o 3D.
Sunday, January 02, 2011 9:49:49 AM via Twitpic - has added over 5,000 posts to memories for the LJ embodiment community. Less than 1,000 to go! (ocd much?)
Sunday, January 02, 2011 4:08:16 PM via TwitVid BlackBerry

Wow - it's much colder outside this evening compared to last night. Feeling this winter will be all over the place, temp-wise.
Sunday, January 02, 2011 7:32:23 PM via ÜberTwitter

checked-in to the place for Tallman & I to do our 3rd Queen Street review. (@ Garden Gate Resturant)
Sunday, January 02, 2011 7:50:04 PM via foursquare from Garden Gate Restaurant, Toronto

"excuse me ... excuse me ... pictures for yourself, not for public." me: "ok" So stayed tuned for lots of photos in the upcoming review!
Sunday, January 02, 2011 9:17:05 PM via web Retweeted by you

wishes JRR Tolkien a most happy birthday!
Monday, January 03, 2011 9:56:44 AM via ÜberTwitter

My Top 3 Weekly #lastfm artists: The Smiths (107), Ladytron (64) & Fleetwood Mac (35) #lastfm, music
Monday, January 03, 2011 3:56:42 PM via

watching Conan (rerun) - Andy (re: justin bieber): "he's only a child!"
Tuesday, January 04, 2011 1:25:00 AM via Twitpic

waiting in line to purchase train ticket for tomorrow. Been putting it off.
Tuesday, January 04, 2011 4:57:28 PM via Twitpic

just missed streetcar but another one is coming.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 9:21:42 AM via Twitpic

got a talkin' to for takimg pic of windows error on Go Train monitor. Rly?
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 10:12:21 AM via Twitpic

If it makes you feel better GO, this sign is in working order!
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 10:14:48 AM via Twitpic

@dordotky & I didn't have a chance to take a 2nd non-blurry pic - security was right on me. Said it was her job monitor's been broke awhile.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 10:25:17 AM via ÜberTwitter in reply to dordotky

@dordotky maybe it's cheaper to pay that security guard to jump on people who take pictures of the error than to hire someone to fix it?
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 10:38:40 AM via ÜberTwitter in reply to dordotky - slowly leaving Union Station on viarail train. See ya later, Toronto...
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 12:59:13 PM via TwitVid BlackBerry

Twitvid takes a bit of time to upload. Just stopped for passengers in Stratford & there's 1.5 hrs to my destination left.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 1:12:12 PM via ÜberTwitter

Thinking there will be more & more snow where I'm heading.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 1:15:24 PM via Twitpic

London (Ontario) was my stop last October but this time I'll be going past it.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 2:00:32 PM via Twitpic

just finished reading the first book for 2011 while stopped -here- oh.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 2:07:53 PM via Twitpic

Toni! And her daughter Darlene! In Strathroy!
Wednesday, January 05, 2011 2:33:32 PM via Twitpic

I'm at Nielsen's Flowers & The Country Goose (27 Front St W, Strathroy-Caradoc)
Thursday, January 06, 2011 9:54:13 AM via foursquare from Nielsen's Flowers-Cntry Goose, Middlesex

Left Strathroy at 750pm - home now.
Friday, January 07, 2011 12:39:24 AM via Twitpic - Snowing!
Saturday, January 08, 2011 8:08:53 AM via TwitVid BlackBerry

Snowflakes falling fast here!
Saturday, January 08, 2011 8:25:11 AM via Twitpic

posted a new review! Garden Gate Restaurant aka 'The Goof' in The Beach/es: #Toronto
Saturday, January 08, 2011 10:49:46 AM via web Retweeted by you

Snow at beech & queen!
Saturday, January 08, 2011 1:20:45 PM via Twitpic

book in bargain bin drew me in - another one to add to diaries collection! (@ Book City (The Beach))
Saturday, January 08, 2011 2:10:41 PM via foursquare from The Beaches, Toronto

Place of our 4th Queen Street Review - friendly server! (@ Beachside Grill)
Saturday, January 08, 2011 2:40:19 PM via foursquare from Beachside Grill, Toronto - talking behind Tallman's back... (& look, we have snow!)
Saturday, January 08, 2011 4:03:32 PM via TwitVid BlackBerry

was inspired to think up another collaboration blog (aside from @QueenStReviews) & believes it could be an exploration/writing adventure.
Saturday, January 08, 2011 9:33:46 PM via ÜberTwitter

Wow. 'Buried' was intense. Ryan Reynolds just showed us how it's done. In-'f'n-credible. (J says: "turn it off at the dream sequence!")
12:33 PM Jan 9th via ÜberTwitter

finished long blog post (w/ pics & links & such) -> <- and yes, now I'll try to get some sleep. #blog #journal
3:09 AM Jan 10th via DestroyTwitter

wishes the blackberry had the 'instagram' app! I love the camera on my blackberry & would love to be able to use instagram. (sigh)
2:23 PM Jan 10th via ÜberTwitter

downloaded the @digitaljournal app ( it's better than the website! I'll read the articles more often this way.
3:00 PM Jan 10th via DestroyTwitter

My Top 3 Weekly #lastfm artists: The Killers (46), Joni Mitchell (28) & Stars (17) #lastfm, music
6:40 PM Jan 10th via

Oh dear. Wreath with 'fairy lights' on it shorted out & stopped shining today. J. gave it to me last Christmas. I used it year round.
9:56 PM Jan 10th via ÜberTwitter

will figure out if it's an issue with a bulb or the electrical cord. Whatever the cause, I will keep it & use it in decoration scheme.
9:59 PM Jan 10th via ÜberTwitter

RT @andreasgripp: official release for my new book Perennial: Poems Selected & New Volume 2.
4:27 PM Jan 11th via ÜberTwitter

loves to hear this first thing each day:
8:11 AM Jan 12th via DestroyTwitter

blog post: 'looking back & looking forward' -> <- "I needed to cool down and take a time out."
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 1:50:24 PM via DestroyTwitter

urban exploration + underground + history = awesome: "Undercity: An Underground Expedition Through New York City"
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 2:35:43 PM via DestroyTwitter

show me the places / you know / where you go / passed by & passed over / I want to see the world now / a map would say: you are here.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 3:11:41 PM via ÜberTwitter - A quick clip excerpt - celebrities and their opinions.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 5:59:44 PM via TwitVid BlackBerry

Conan made @denisleary (& me) laugh so hard.
Thursday, January 13, 2011 2:00:53 AM via Twitpic

listened to young sax guy (neighbour) play for hours & he accompanied a jazz recording. The sense he will become great if he stays with it.
Thursday, January 13, 2011 1:58:25 PM via ÜberTwitter

The Doctor (David Tennant) is White and Nerdy: (I LOVED THIS SO MUCH!) #doctorwho
Thursday, January 13, 2011 2:36:29 PM via DestroyTwitter

installed @stephenfry's "Makes the web one big democratic comment platform." Let's give this a look then, eh?
Thursday, January 13, 2011 2:53:30 PM via web

OMG does Tallman ever know me. Doctor Who pen!!!
Thursday, January 13, 2011 5:55:38 PM via Twitpic - It's funny 'cause it's true.
Friday, January 14, 2011 2:20:26 AM via TwitVid BlackBerry

Medi-Cal Urinary SO: $19.94 for 1.5kg (Hagrid has recovered & so far healthy again, whew!) (@ Beaches Animal Hospital)
Friday, January 14, 2011 12:24:30 PM via foursquare from The Beaches, Toronto

Do you see? Or do your best not to?
Friday, January 14, 2011 4:10:51 PM via Twitpic

Used some of my limited finances to get back to my roots. Necessary splurge to stop trashy grow-out!
Friday, January 14, 2011 7:22:32 PM via Twitpic - waiting for the next one...
Friday, January 14, 2011 8:25:55 PM via TwitVid BlackBerry

New hair colour back to original, only more fresh.
Friday, January 14, 2011 9:25:02 PM via Twitpic

Tea with Stella. She likes owls.
Friday, January 14, 2011 10:44:45 PM via Twitpic

lies about tea. Stella and I are dirty liars about tea. We didn't drink our tea. At all.
Friday, January 14, 2011 11:11:41 PM via ÜberTwitter

Today marks the two year anniversary of living in this apartment at The Beach/es in Toronto!
Saturday, January 15, 2011 6:25:08 AM via ÜberTwitter

@onyionyi Thank you! I've a fondness still for Queen W. from living there when I first got to Toronto but here by the lake is home to me.
Saturday, January 15, 2011 8:59:50 AM via ÜberTwitter in reply to onyionyi

@lostzeppo btvs is one of my favourite shows. I re-watched the entire series about a year ago. So good!
Saturday, January 15, 2011 10:43:31 AM via ÜberTwitter in reply to lostzeppo

thinks this is cool for twitter / film lovers. @fflick
Saturday, January 15, 2011 11:33:17 AM via fflick

embarked on streetcar photo adventure with Tallman.
Saturday, January 15, 2011 1:26:31 PM via Twitpic

Home. Adventure not epic but we did chase pigeons.
Saturday, January 15, 2011 4:06:45 PM via Twitpic

@strombo & deep down, we know lots of guys are like that. We tell ourselves (& we hope) it can't possibly be the guy touching our face.
Sunday, January 16, 2011 10:13:21 AM via ÜberTwitter in reply to strombo

Tallman took this photo of me chasing pigeons yesterday at Beaty Boulevard Parkette.
Sunday, January 16, 2011 1:30:08 PM via Flickr

has 380 photos in the 'i love streetcars' photoset! #photography #toronto #streetcars
Sunday, January 16, 2011 2:29:49 PM via DestroyTwitter

This beauty is totally going to waste. I would kill for this.
Sunday, January 16, 2011 4:08:57 PM via Twitpic

Tallman's Pop is taking us out for dinner, yay! I always loved this chain. (@ East Side Mario's)
Sunday, January 16, 2011 4:44:10 PM via foursquare from Clairlea - Birchmount, Toronto

going to see Tron: "Legacy" with Tallman & his Dad. (It's bitter cold out!) (@ Cineplex Odeon Eglinton Town Centre)
Sunday, January 16, 2011 5:58:29 PM via foursquare from Clairlea - Birchmount, Toronto

J with Justin Bieber!
Sunday, January 16, 2011 6:02:54 PM via Twitpic

"Tron: Legacy" was wicked cool. & Jeff Bridges is radical, dude.
Sunday, January 16, 2011 9:04:38 PM via Twitpic

Wkly #lastfm artists: Philip Glass (21), Florence + the Machine (17) & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (15)
Monday, January 17, 2011 1:40:01 PM via

blogged "we set out with no destination" (photo post): #blogging #photography
Monday, January 17, 2011 2:02:39 PM via DestroyTwitter

Randomflashback: movies shown on a brick wall (back of campground washroom) the old film projector at dusk & us sitting in the grass.
Monday, January 17, 2011 7:41:19 PM via ÜberTwitter

Meh or Yay? NEW review posted! #toronto
Monday, January 17, 2011 11:49:04 PM via web Retweeted by you

managed to post J&I's recent review @QueenStReviews; wrote in paper journal just in time (5 mins before midnight) & met water intake goal!
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 12:12:11 AM via ÜberTwitter

tried out for the first time a few minutes ago, using this photo of Queen Street & Beech Ave:
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 2:31:57 AM via DestroyTwitter

bought some beautiful zines ( from @reqbat to help with surgery costs for her cat. (i <3 zines & i love my cats, too)
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 5:50:49 PM via DestroyTwitter

recently posted - it wasn't what we expected... @QueenStReviews
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 12:14:23 PM via DestroyTwitter

exercised today. I'm so badly out of shape that a stretch workout made me feel like retching. Ah well, gotta start somewhere, eh?
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 1:59:06 PM via ÜberTwitter

watching @DonnieWahlberg in a show with Tom Selleck ('Blue Bloods'). This show has been hot (hawt) since episode 1
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 10:23:57 PM via Twitpic

heard about 'Classic Album Sundays' on CBC's 'As It Happens' see: & BBC article: #vinyl #music
Thursday, January 20, 2011 3:36:08 PM via DestroyTwitter

reading post related to listening to albums: 'Living To Music' --> #music #vinyl
Thursday, January 20, 2011 3:41:36 PM via DestroyTwitter

@jjmk1978 I love it when you share those random "detailed daydreams" - those bits of on-the-verge of dreaming thoughts you have.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 5:34:44 PM via ÜberTwitter in reply to jjmk1978

watching 'The Big Bang Theory' - such a good show - nerdtastic!
Thursday, January 20, 2011 8:32:16 PM via Twitpic

Hey, @reqbat - earlier this evening, I read the 2 zines I ordered from you - both Urban Fictions #1 & #2 - beautiful, achingly so.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 9:16:30 PM via DestroyTwitter in reply to reqbat

@onehundredjobs astronaut, hands down - to see the earth in that way, the moon & everything - forever life-changing experience, I imagine.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 9:18:23 PM via DestroyTwitter in reply to onehundredjobs

@jjmk1978 this reminds me of you! RT @Lord_Voldemort7: There are no #thingsthatpissmeoff. I'm a happy-go-lucky ray of fucking sunshine. Thursday, January 20, 2011 10:57:44 PM via ÜberTwitter

This -> RT @AdviceToWriters: Write what you need to write, not what is currently popular or what you think will sell. P.D. JAMES
Friday, January 21, 2011 2:45:26 PM via ÜberTwitter

waiting for a streetcar to take us west. Snowy.
Saturday, January 22, 2011 5:25:54 PM via Twitpic

boarded a westbound streetcar on Queen at approx. 5:30. Two more streetcars at Neville Park Loop are moving. At Lee Ave. #ttcu
Saturday, January 22, 2011 5:42:49 PM via ÜberTwitter

Toronto Poetry Slam, woot! (@ Drake Underground)
Saturday, January 22, 2011 6:34:25 PM via foursquare from Toronto, Ontario

had a good time selling the feature slam poet's books @TOPoetrySlam! Now, waiting for a streetcar to go home to The Beach/es.
Saturday, January 22, 2011 11:25:27 PM via ÜberTwitter

recommends the documentary 'Gasland' -> /
Sunday, January 23, 2011 2:21:48 PM via DestroyTwitter

My Top 3 Weekly #lastfm artists: The Frames (27), Sarah Harmer (13) & Norah Jones (9) #lastfm, music
Monday, January 24, 2011 4:00:09 PM via

will be watching (at 8pm EST) 'Life In A Day' The story of a single day on earth:
Thursday, January 27, 2011 7:08:20 PM via DestroyTwitter

thinks, what a good way to end 'Life in a Day'! Felt this film intensely. & how about the guy cycling the world for 9+ years? Beautiful.
Thursday, January 27, 2011 10:08:56 PM via Life in a Day

Awww, Conan.
Friday, January 28, 2011 1:23:07 AM via Twitpic

thought about life in a day everywhere & what we all share. Also: RT @Renetto: Movie Review Life In A Day via @youtube
Friday, January 28, 2011 10:06:19 AM via ÜberTwitter

@globeandmail Q: Does hope remain strong among activists for change in gov't? Has shutting down the internet intensified the protests? Friday, January 28, 2011 10:16:28 AM via ÜberTwitter in reply to globeandmail

protesting for change happened successfully w/o internet or cellphones & it is the will of people to see the change who can overcome.
Friday, January 28, 2011 12:27:14 PM via ÜberTwitter

Al Jezeera in English: Live stream, photos, tweets, map, timeline of the "Day of Wrath."
Friday, January 28, 2011 12:27:52 PM via SocialOomph Retweeted by you and 100+ others

had question answered by @globeandmail "Thanks! Here are Patrick Martin's answers to your #Egypt questions"
Friday, January 28, 2011 12:33:53 PM via DestroyTwitter

watching the live stream coverage of protests in Egypt right now. (link via @ebertchicago)
Friday, January 28, 2011 12:36:18 PM via DestroyTwitter in reply to ebertchicago

finds the people of Egypt to be inspiring! I've been listening to live coverage - - to a revolution. Amazing. #Egypt
Friday, January 28, 2011 4:31:27 PM via DestroyTwitter

thinks that Mubarak needs to dismiss himself. (re: "Mubarak dismisses government") The people have spoken, Mubarak. Let go already. #Egypt
Friday, January 28, 2011 8:14:12 PM via DestroyTwitter

thinks, it's not chaos but a collective demanding a change. The internet isn't the cause of this revolution: it is a witness. #Egypt
Saturday, January 29, 2011 6:03:19 PM via ÜberTwitter

RT @mattgood: The Telegraph's Peter Oborne hits the nail on the head…
Saturday, January 29, 2011 7:40:15 PM via ÜberTwitter

How now do you exclaim the will of the people paramount when you've been supporting the very regimes that have denied it for decades?
Saturday, January 29, 2011 8:15:16 PM via web Retweeted by you and 8 others

10 minutes in and the movie 'Up' has me crying sloppy tears. I'm such a sap.
Saturday, January 29, 2011 11:35:17 PM via ÜberTwitter

takes a look on what's happening w/the brave citizens who are standing so firmly together for a right cause. #Egypt
Sunday, January 30, 2011 7:33:16 PM via DestroyTwitter

Terribly upsetting! -> Wildlife workers mourn deaths of Virunga National Park protectors - via @WWF
Sunday, January 30, 2011 10:44:19 PM via web

became interested in Virunga back in 8th grade after reading Farley Mowat's 'Virguna: The Passion of Dian Fossey'.
Sunday, January 30, 2011 10:48:35 PM via DestroyTwitter

"...the people have lost their fear." RT @TorontoStar: Protesters stand their ground as tanks roll into Tahrir Square
Sunday, January 30, 2011 11:36:37 PM via DestroyTwitter

My Top 3 Weekly #lastfm artists: The Smiths (47), The Beatles (45) & Nick Drake (41) #lastfm, music
Monday, January 31, 2011 8:58:45 PM via
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