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msspider66 9:34pm, 6 January 2007
01 Jan 2007
01 Jan 2007

Day one and I almost forgot to take a picture. This is my painfully ugly shower curtain. It fits in with my ugly bathroom. Yes, the thing on the bottom is my tub. What were they thinking when they picked that color?
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msspider66 12 years ago
02 Jan 2007

02 Jan 2007

A shopping cart on my walk home from the train.
msspider66 12 years ago
03 Jan 2007

3 Jan 2007

Darin, Sonia, and Kim at our department holiday party. I like the idea of having it after the holiday rush. The Shoreham Hotel did a good job. This is one of the few pics I took that night. I handed my camera over to Kim early in the evening and she snapped most of them.
PutYourFlareOn PRO 12 years ago
I think your shower curtains are fun! But I like penguins...

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Aimee, PutYourFlareOn's 2007 Daily Photo Diary
msspider66 12 years ago
04 Jan 2007
04 Jan 2007

Unwilling to make the commute back home to Long Island after the party I got a room at the SHoreham where the party was held. This is the view out the window.
msspider66 12 years ago
04 Jan 2007

05 Jan 2007

after meeting some friends for drinks, I remembered to snap something as my cab was going down 5th Ave. This is the corner of 5th and 55th.
msspider66 12 years ago
06 Jan 2006


06 Jan 2007



I have three book cases lining my living room wall. Over the 2+ years I have been lining here They have become the catch all of my apartment.
msspider66 12 years ago
to PutYourFlareOn ,

I like penguins too. Something about them just makes me smile.

The shower curtain looks better here than in real life. It has tiny pin hole in it that give it an odd glow when there is light coming through the bathroom window.
eelend PRO 12 years ago
I like those streets shots :)
Samrag 12 years ago
- 1.jan: You must be pretty wild to have shower curtains like this. Mine were purchased for Tristan, and have dolphins on them!
- 2.jan: A shopping trolley like this has been in my street now for over a month - each time I think I should take it home with me - but each time I realise that I have NOTHING to do with a shopping trolley!
- 3.jan: Nice (both the girls and the shot ;)
- 4.jan/5.jan: agree with eeland, both of the streets shots are great! Something about the second one I really like.
- 6.jan: It is funny that where ever we live, whatever we do, there we have our shelf with our CDs, couple of pictures and other personally important stuff. Nice shot, a window into your life.

Wonderful beginning - will bookmark you and keep on watching.

Sam (2007 in Iceland)
sunshinecity 12 years ago
bombay sapphire huh?? that's good stuff right there!!! (not that i drink it...)

i love your night shot of 5th ave.

~ sunshinecity
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Ladybadtiming PRO 12 years ago
if I like your pics, does it mean I like your life ?
I'll check it out again !
all the best

[LadyBadTiming / snapshooting my life away, day after day, after day, after day]
msspider66 12 years ago
07 Jan 2007

7 Jan 2007

My sad little tree. Maybe next year I will finish decorating it.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ eeland - thanks
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Samrag
1/1 odd, yes, wild, not at all.
1/2 I could use one, even if it was just for carting my clothes to the laundry room, but where would I store it?
1/3 thanks, not to bad of a shot for having way to much to drink.
1/4-5 thanks
1/6 are you going to show us yours?
msspider66 12 years ago
@ sunshinecity - the gin was inherited from a friend. I stick to vodka and wine mostly
leesure PRO 12 years ago
LOL, that is the 'Charlie Brown' tree of all time. Love it.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Ladybadtiming thanks about the pics. Only if you like dull would you like my current life
msspider66 12 years ago
@ leesure - It should have been a cute little tree. It is about 3 feet tall and black.. Next Christmas look for it in all it's glory :-)
Samrag 12 years ago
That is the saddest looking tree I've ever laid my eyes on... ROFL.

Maybe msspider.. to be honest, for the first time, I don't really have a shelf like this... just moved into a very old house - and... well long story.

Sam (2007 in Iceland)
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Ladybadtiming PRO 12 years ago
your life is not gonna stay dull very long ...
ever heard of the 007 DPD motto ?
enjoy the average day because your gonna get a lot of those !
shine on !

[LadyBadTiming / snapshooting my life away, day after day, after day, after day]
msspider66 12 years ago
08 Jan 2007

08 Jan 2007

It seems that the shopping cart I saw on 02Jan has found a friend. It does my heart good to see even our wheeled friends can find love.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Sam - I am feeling rather guilty about the tree. I got it with the best of intentions, but they all fled when the moment came to put them in action.

I am always game for a long stort. Do tell
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Lady - never heard the motto but I like it.
sunshinecity 12 years ago
... LMAO... it mated... the shopping cart found a partner, that's kinda romantic! There's hope for all of us then!

~ sunshinecity - a picture, a story
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Sunshine - I think I caught it in the act of mating. Just when you thought you have seen it all, now there is shopping cart porn.
BellaGaia PRO 12 years ago
shopping cart porn.... ha ha, do you think they'll have one of those ridiculous mini carts they have in the stores for kids.....
BellaGaia (Living with BellaGaia)
msspider66 12 years ago
Please dont let it be one of those awful "shopper in training carts". I can imagine getting hit by one on my daily walk to the train.
I wish I had a shower curtain with penguins on it. Mine is so old the roses are fading.
leesure PRO 12 years ago
I thought this group was 'no porn' lol
msspider66 12 years ago
I think there is a specail exception for shopping carts. At least I hope there is.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ La Maquisarde - time for a new shower curtain for you! You deserve it.
ebilflindas 12 years ago
Have those shopping carts no shame???
From behind, up against a wall, and in public no less!
leroyer 12 years ago
Who said it's a "no porn" group ?
Who ?
Give me name, so I shall find him and make him regret such offensive words...
"no porn" group...
tssss
What a silly idea.
:)

[philippe leroyer - the milky bald guru on a day by day basis : too much pleasure for all !]
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Ladybadtiming PRO 12 years ago
Wespionage PRO Posted 12 years ago. Edited by Wespionage (member) 12 years ago
Hehe, at first I just thought that it was a single shopping cart that was a terrible driver, but this obviously seems like a well-calculated rendezvous.

Wespionage :: A Year of Spying on Myself
msspider66 12 years ago
09 Jan 2007
odds and ends

These are in a far corner of my bedroom. Dust collectors, yes. But I wouldn't give them up. They are little bits of me. There are plenty of notes on the photo if you are interested.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ ebilflindas - no shame at all. they were at it again tonight.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ philippe leroyer - thanks for supporting my right to post shopping cart porn
msspider66 12 years ago
lol @ LBT
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Wespionage -you would have thought the cartswould have found a better place for the well-calculated meeting
Samrag 12 years ago
Well, you clearly have winnie the pooo fetish ... that's for sure ;-)

Sam (2007 in Iceland)
msspider66 12 years ago
10 Jan 2007
10 Jan 2007

on my bus ride home from work there were police cars with lights flashing along 34th street. I wonder why.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Sam - I wouldn't exactly call it a fetish. For some odd reason the people I sat with at work went through a Winnie the Pooh stage. We named our supervisors after the different characters. I had a crush on the one we nicknamed Pooh. I was young and silly.
Jonathan Riverwalker Posted 12 years ago. Edited by Jonathan Riverwalker (member) 12 years ago
funny - you are funny :P
*smiling warmly and smirking
2007 Inside out
minitv2002 12 years ago
Alot of fun in your live msspider66, dead tree, dolls, shopping cart sex, and police all around, and it looks like you have alot of fun with your friends to :)
Looking forward to see what's next

JMW ( - Here by Samrag's command )
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Ladybadtiming PRO 12 years ago
Android9 PRO 12 years ago
I like the hussle and action associated with this shot. I like how hectic everything is. Very cool.

My Photo Diary
Jissy 12 years ago
Hey Ms Spider- am loving the New York life thru your diary! lol lol lol at the shopping carts!

Everyday with Jissy
meh_20000 12 years ago
great photo diary!
sunshinecity 12 years ago
... ya know, I had heard of office pornz, but not of shoppingcart porn! Ya learn something new every day huh!!??
Speaking of which, you think there are ppl who get off with such stuff?? I've heard of worse ya know.... like phone sex!!

as for you ... stop trying to convince us that you're all bad.... I know deep inside you're a little scared, shy angel, waiting to get out and show your halo!!

This thread cracks me up!!

~ sunshinecity,
a picture, a story
msspider66 12 years ago
11 Jan 2007
11 Jan 2007

Last Friday night I picked bunch of half dead sunflowers from a street vendor for $5. I have purchased them before, all they usually need is a fresh cut and some clean water to perk them up.

It didn't work out this time. They never got a second wind. This is the best of what's left of the bunch.
ebilflindas 12 years ago
Well bravo for trying! I'm sure the flowers appreciated it!
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ebilflindas: Everyday Dad
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Jonathan - thanks... I think

@ minitv2002 - yes, life here is too exciting for words. I have become a voyuer, watching intercourse between shopping carts.

@ Ladybadtiming - Kermit does look rather well endowed. I finally understand Miss Piggy's thing for him.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Android9 and Jissy - Thanks. I love the city. Even with my almost 2 hour commute (each way) I would never go back to working in the 'burbs.

@ MadSunCaribou - thanks. I am trying to be faithful to it. I have to admit that I could not get motivated to take today's pic.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Sunshine City - I wouldn't be surprised if there was. Maybe I can make some money off the fetish. Think of the group action at the grocery store! I could make a fortune.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ ebilflindas - thanks. I am a sucker for sunflowers. They are such happy flowers
Jonathan Riverwalker 12 years ago
sunflowers are awesome - these are a little rumpled but rumpled is in these days - all the rage
msspider66 12 years ago
thanks Jonathan. I feel rurmpled today. Woke up too late to iron my clothes. Rushed out of work to catch an early train hoping to be able to ride with a friend, but I missed her call that she was on another train. Got home to wait for an expected call that never came. It was one of those days.

On the plus side, not only is tomorrow Friday but they are closing our building at 7pm. Even if I get busy I have to be out of there by 7p!!! Best of all we have a three day weekend. Life is good.
Jonathan Riverwalker 12 years ago
good and rumpled
:P
Android9 PRO 12 years ago
I miss being able to pick up flowers and and other odds and ends from vendors on the street. Flowers always brighten up a home. Sorry these were unsaveable.

Android
msspider66 12 years ago
12 Jan 2007

12 Jan 2007

The view from my daily commute. It is the Sunnyside train yard, filled with Amtrak and NJ Transit trains. The next part of the train ride is a tunnel into Manhattan.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Android - I love having fresh flowers in the house, I don't do it nearly as often as I should. Back in 2000 I spent most of the year in hotels (long term stays). I always made sure to have flowers and candles in the room. It gave it a homey touch and helped with my bouts of homesickness.
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Ladybadtiming PRO 12 years ago
trains and flowers and candles ...
what else do we need ?

[LadyBadTiming / snapshooting my life away, day after day, after day, after day]
I love sunflowers too. They grow like weeds in my garden in the summertime. I always miss them in the winter. Trains are fun; but I need more than trains, candles and flowers to keep me happy. ! :D chocolate, a good book, my cats next to me, music in the background and perhaps a friend or two nearby.

( A Gypsy Outdoors)
msspider66 12 years ago
13 Jan 2007

13 Jan 2007

No it isnt snow, just rain.

I was lazy today. I took my camera with me to take out the trash. Aren't our dumpsters pretty?
msspider66 Posted 12 years ago. Edited by msspider66 (member) 12 years ago
@ La Maquisarde - I'll swap the cats for a dog. I am more of a dog person. Even though I am a bookworm, I'll trade the book for a good man.
Loca.... 12 years ago
I love to see that even shoping carts can find love.
And you're right, your dumpsters are pretty.
:))

Loca
Osbornb PRO 12 years ago
Lovely dumpsters - what would we do without 'em? ;-)
msspider66 12 years ago
Loca-Bandoca - Unfortunately the shopping carts have taken off leaving only an old foot locker behind.

osbornb - they are quite lovely but I don't like the fence around them. The new owners of my complex have been investing quite a bit of money into improvements. Unfortunately it looks like they will be replacing the black wrought iron on our balconies with the white plastic looking crap that the fence is made from. Yuck!
msspider66 Posted 12 years ago. Edited by msspider66 (member) 12 years ago
14 Jan 2007

14 Jan 2007

When I first moved here a friend would come visit.. She would take off walking for hours. Since she didn't know the area well but said she could always find her way back by looking for the water tower.

Unfortunately we are no longer friends and haven't spoken in almost two years. I have no regrets for ending the friendship, but I still miss the good times.

During life people come and go. Most of the friendships that end slowly fade away as people and life move on. Sudden ends to close friendships can be harder than an end to a romantic relationship.
Gypsy Flores Photography Posted 12 years ago. Edited by Gypsy Flores Photography (member) 12 years ago
Love the shot of the watertower.
I can completely empathize with your feelings about the loss of friends. I am 57 and have had many friends over the years whom I know I will never see again. I treasure the ones I have now and of course the beautiful friendship I have with my sisters whom I have always known and always will.

( A Gypsy Outdoors)
'stee 12 years ago
great image - very sci fi!
msspider66 12 years ago
15 Jan 2007

15 Jan 2007

This is a statue on the grounds of a church down the block. I have been lazy with my picture taking. Tonight I went for a stroll. Nothing intrested me so I stuck with this one.
msspider66 12 years ago
La Maquisarde - you are lucky to be close to your sisters. I have two sisters. I only talk to the older one if I call her. These days I only call her if it has to do with her kids.

I see my younger sister at least once a month. We also talk once in a while but I wouldn't call us close.


I am lucky to have friends who know me at times better than I know myself. Friends are the family you chose,
Jissy Posted 12 years ago. Edited by Jissy (member) 12 years ago
@ 12 Jan- hey I remember I took the Amtrac from NJ years ago when i visited NY, this pic reminded me of so much forgotten from the trip ;-)

@ 14 jan- yup losing friends can sometimes be really hard, but you right, also a needed to move on and grow... a nice pic to remind u of what's behind! ;-)

Everyday with Jissy
msspider66 12 years ago
16 Jan 2007

16 Jan 2006

I was suppose to meet a friend tonight. I took the train to his station but he wasn't there to pick me up. I called and he was surprised I was there, he had left me a voicemail saying he couldn't make it. He was sick (and you know how men get with the sniffles). Of course the voicemail alert never came up on my phone.

No biggie, I didn't have to wait too long to get the next train. Just enough time to snap a few pictures.
msspider66 12 years ago
Thanks Jissy!
ebilflindas 12 years ago
It's funny that the lower left pane has the word "Lazy" right in the middle--after you used that word to describe your picture taking on the 13th and the 15th!

I really dig the last 14th and 15th, btw!
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ebilflindas: Everyday Dad
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Ebilflindas - I didn't even realize lazy was there. I am lazy most days. Today I wasn't. Even put on make up before I left work. It was a waste of lipstick.

Thanks!
Gypsy Flores Photography Posted 12 years ago. Edited by Gypsy Flores Photography (member) 12 years ago
Must be something in the stars today, everyone seems to be running backwards.

Great shot.

( A Gypsy Outdoors)
Wow and Flutter 12 years ago
Did anyone call Rey yet? She's waiting and I think it's important. The number is 516-557-3089.
If a man answers it's probably her old man.
Don't forget to tell her that the game starts at 6:30 not 7:00. They moved it up half an hour to beat the dinner rush.
May the best team win!
Now there, I got that off my chest. :<)
msspider66 12 years ago
@ La Maquisarde - Running backwards!!!! That is exactly how I feel. Each time I try to start running forward, something happens to make me go backwards faster.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ Rocket Sputter - I am confused. Who is Rey? and why should someone call her?
Wow and Flutter 12 years ago
Upper right window pane. It may even be an emergency.
If you look at it from the inside however it might be code for something. I think not.
msspider66 12 years ago
Great attention to detail. Rocket!
humorous cats [deleted] 12 years ago
wow, rocket, that is amazing attention to detail. the 516 area code is not far from my own area code.
msspider66 Posted 12 years ago. Edited by msspider66 (member) 12 years ago
I live in 516, it's a short walk to 631, and I work in 212.
Wow and Flutter 12 years ago
That's what they pay me to do.
satrina* Posted 12 years ago. Edited by satrina* (member) 12 years ago
Moving on can be really hard, specially if you move out of a good friendship but sometimes is necessary and sometimes is the only way to go.

And about this last one, I love the "men with the sniffles" part
msspider66 12 years ago
Isn't it true? A cold turns them into little boys. who expect full sympathy and to be waited in hand and foot. The macho man is made helpess by the sniffles. I love it.
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Ladybadtiming PRO 12 years ago
ooh, I am NOT reading this ...
talking bad about the guys
brrr
you naughty girls !
but I WILL be back !

[LadyBadTiming / snapshooting my life away, day after day, after day, after day]
eelend PRO 12 years ago
at least, you didn't wait too long
:S
'stee 12 years ago
you're the kind of understanding, easy-going friend i would love to have! glad you got some photos and that it wasn't a wasted trip.
msspider66 Posted 12 years ago. Edited by msspider66 (member) 12 years ago
17 Jan 2007

17 Jan 2007


I was inspired by BellaGaia's picture yesterday. My picture for today is what is in my bag.

The only things that are in my bag that didn't make the shot are my debit card, business cards, and my camera (it was in use). The notes on the pic give more detail.
msspider66 12 years ago
@ ladybadtiming - me bad mouth guys? Never. They are kinda cute when playing helpless
msspider66 12 years ago
@ eelend - fortunately it was still rush hour so the trains were fairly frequent. I blame Cingular for the mixup. I never got any voicemails yesterday. Another friend (also on Cingular) had the same issue with voicemails I left her yesterday.
satrina* 12 years ago
I'm going light with my purse these days so I don't have many things to show right now, maybe next week I'll take a pic of it

Satrina: av meg
msspider66 12 years ago
@ 'stee - your reply made me laugh. One of the issues the gentelman in question has with me is that he claims I an too structured and not easy going. My issue with him is his idea of easy going to me is mostly just being unreliable. Ah, the trials of younger men.
leroyer 12 years ago
Careful girls... no man is replying, but I'm watching...
:)

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[philippe leroyer - the milky bald guru on a day by day basis : too much pleasure for all !]
sunshinecity 12 years ago
I love sunflowers.... you did good trying to salvage it... better luck next time though ; )

Love the "in my bag" shot!! Have you see flickr's groups fpor these kinfs of shots? I don't have a link to one, but I know there are a few out there!! LOL

~ sunshinecity,
a picture, a story
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