Get Back to Work

A co-worker knocked the metal piece off the top of her cubicle, and hidden underneath were a few notes. I made a photocopy before replacing them. it’s almost like a time capsule; I am thinking of adding “Obama ’08″ on my own scrap.

Camera Obscura

Walking out of my apartment, around the corner from the LA Community College, I found this dirtied folded piece of paper. Being across the street from a college, there is always paper flying everywhere. My neighbors and I have put a garbage can on the corner to try and encourage students not to litter on … Continued


I found this last summer in a pile of leaflets on a bench in Bristol.


I found this on a bulletin board at the drug store. I “borrowed” the note for your website, but plan to return it the next time I am there.

Use Your Eyes!

Found in a gutter in Norbury Crescent.

His Doughnut

I found this in a restaurant in Edinburgh around two years ago. The restaurant has mismatched tables and chairs: our table that evening had a drawer in the side of it, like an old-fashioned kitchen table, and this note was in the drawer along with a folder of stuff that seemed to have belonged to … Continued

To the Bigot Upstairs

This is the last of a series of notes that were left on the inside of the main door of my apartment building. Previous notes included:  To whom it may concern: The same to you,  To whom it may concern: Who pulls your strings? and  To whom it may concern: You are … Continued

Blanked On Christmas

My friend and I were exiting our school cafeteria when we saw a note flutter to the ground. We didn’t get a chance to see who dropped it but whoever it was, she was chatting with the principle. My friend scooped it up and unfolded it quickly. we read it and started dying laughing and … Continued


My roommate and I found this taped to the glass window beside a doorway in our dorm hall on a Saturday morning. There must be an extremely interesting story behind it… perhaps shedding some light on the crashing and shouting we heard the night before. Even if he did keep us up, hopefully Sebastian will … Continued

Graphic Designer

I found this stuck to my monitor one afternoon when I returned from a meeting. No one in the office owned up. I hope whomever left it is OK.