Found on a BART train in the Bay Area.
I found this in one of my old purses. My youngest wrote it to me. Apparently she hid it there with high hopes I would find it. It’s been at least a year and half since I used that purse. Sad.
I found this tucked between the pages of a textbook in a thrift store. What’s the reason for placing a towel on someone’s pillow?
I spent many hours over the course of two days at this year’s Dump Days Tag Sale — an annual fundraising event in our town — hunting and pecking through the junk to find and buy all sorts of cool stuff that I don’t need. It was a boom year. And then, at the very … Continued
Found this while browsing at a used book fair. Wish I could remember the name of the book it was hiding inside, but I didn’t want to buy the book, so I put it back, but kept the note (score!). It’s a sweet note from a mom to her kid, a sort of pep talk … Continued
Found on the ground in a Costco parking lot.
My friend found this in her driveway.
My lover, Michelle, found an interesting toolbox at a garage sale. When she opened it, there were slides inside. She asked the man running the sale about them. He said he bought the box at a garage sale the previous year, but never ended up using it. Michelle bought the case, kept the slides, and … Continued
I work for a touring puppet company and, as a result, often spend time in elementary schools. I found this note on the cafeteria floor where we’d set up our stage for an afternoon show. I’m guessing this is either a rough draft of a forgery, or that Mrs. Hernandez needs to brush up on … Continued