Drunk in Nevada City

This note is written on the back of a metallic golden paper that smells a lot of cigarettes. I found it the day after it was written on Broad Street. The style of the note struck me as full of literary possibility… the honesty, the apparent urge to write down an experience, culminating in the … Continued

Banas Foster

Recently, at the bar where I work, a girl locked herself in the bathroom and promptly passed out. After ultimately breaking the door down, the girl’s friends took her home; it was not until we closed that we found this note. Apparently the girl’s friend thought she just needed the promise of Bananas Foster to … Continued

Drinking and Playing Cards

I found this old Polaroid in a coal miner’s house in the Bull’s Head section of Scranton. I’m not old enough to date the photo, but I’d guess 1950′s. There were other pictures with it, but this is the one I kept.

Get in Free

I work on the Delta State campus and saw this flyer lying on a chair downstairs from my office.

Recipe for “Dip Liquor”

Found on the kitchen floor the morning after a party at our apartment. I’m thinking of submitting it to allrecipes.com.

Ol’ Greb

Found folded up on a desk in a library basement. I have no idea who Greb is, nor why she drinks her alcohol from a shoe.

The “No” List

I found this lying on the ground on my way to my car after school. It was easy to spot since it’s bright orange. I find myself wondering whether these are rules for Jess and Jenna themselves, or rules for someone else.