Don’t Be Selfish

One morning my wife and I found this note under our windshield wiper. I imagine it was left be someone who hadn’t lived in a city very long, or didn’t understand the ebb and flow of parking “spaces.” Or did I actually park like an a**hole, but not notice?

All You Have To Do Is Ask

I found this note push-pinned to a tree in front of my apartment. Street parking in my neighborhood is a scarce commodity, and tempers often flare.

Always Imagine

This was put on my car a few months ago. I thought I threw it away, but I found it the other day in the midst of my packing-to-move frenzy. Isn’t it weird? I don’t know whether it’s creepy or sort of sweet that this person spent all of this time (I mean glitter and … Continued

Always Watching

I found this on my car windshield last fall. My girlfriend and I now close the bedroom blinds.

You Are Lost

I found this note under a windshield wiper after coming out of a store. I have two plastic signs on the back of my car, a “Darwin” fish and an “Evolve” fish.

Community Building

My friend Holly found this note on her car. Consequently, she left a note for him as well.

It’s Not Fair

I was sitting in this restaurant in the Highland Park area, looking out the window. A man came up to a police cruiser and placed a note on the window. A bunch of people in the restaurant saw this and wondered about it. The cops were eating in the restaurant but didn’t know this was … Continued

I Saw Your Sign

Found on a car displaying a “Peace is Patriotic” sign.

Who Gave You the Right?

The author was evidently galvanized enough to write the note but not so courageous as to initiate a face-to-face confrontation. Lots of phrases could be used for this find, of course… “Have some respect” at least captures the writer’s motivating emotion. But then again, so does the indignation of his “Who gave you the right?”