Brownie Points 4 U

I work for my university to check-in and check-out camps from a dorm during the summer. We have to go through each room of the building to find lost items. We had just checked-out a christian camp and our building had all girls– no boys allowed. I found this note stuffed and folded in the … Continued

What Would Mario Do?

Found this in our yard waste recycle bin. Jesus was a carpenter, after all.

Valerie

Part of a stack of index cards found by the trash outside of Lamplighter Roasting Co.

Devil Out!

My boyfriend says this is probably a Mormon baptism and that it’s an important rite of passage, so this photo is probably missed. Most of the time I’m happy not knowing about the things I find but I wish I had found the entire album. I’d like to know more about this kid.

Hey God, Thanks

I found this while working the returns desk at my job. A woman came in who seemed to be in a rush. In her haste she didn’t notice that this little folded piece of triangular oragami fell out of her bag. Coincidentally, at this time I was in fact reading FOUND Magazine #6 between customers, … Continued

The Divine Fax

I had to send a fax, and found this on the fax machine. I would like to imagine he faxed it into a prayer hotline and that it was read aloud on the air. I can’t imagine why else you would fax a prayer, unless you had a direct line to heaven.

Cat in The Hat

I found this tithe envelope in a hymnal while attending my little sister’s Christmas concert a couple years ago. I’ve held onto it ever since because I love the youthful stream of consciousness and the memories of daydreaming in church.

Stinky

This was folded, taped and addressed to Matthew. We think it might be from a church camp gathering. I love the choice of note paper.