What I Want Most

This was found by the media specialist in the high school where I teach. I’m not sure if it was for an assignment or just the random thoughts of teenager.

Top Ten Ways to Get Rich

I found this in a Yucatan Peninsula guidebook that was left in our vacation house in Akumal, Mexico. Apparently the beach atmosphere stimulated the economic savvy of this tourist.

Trivia!

I found this on the UNBSJ campus. It’s written on the back of an assignment about Thoreau’s “Walden” (which got a C).

Abdominales

Found in the stairwell of a former residence in South Williamsburg. Someone needs to get it together. After all, NYC can be a tough place to reside if you are shit right now.

Always With Love, Dad

This was in a library book I checked out the other day. I’ve come across papers that others have left in books before, but none this poignant. I hope he’s OK.

Big Trust

I found this in the stairwell of my apartment building.

Quit Smoking Pot

My boyfriend and I were at an open house, and while we were exploring the attic, we found this to-do list taped to the door. We immediately snapped a picture. I can only imagine the trouble this kid has gotten himself into!

Life, Living of

I found a spiral-bound book of index cards sometime in 1983. This card was the first page in the book. It’s clear the writer didn’t follow his or her own advice, as the rest of the cards were blank, and the book was eventually discarded. I like to imagine a situation where the writer would … Continued

Sarah

I found this on the street near where I live. I admire Sarah’s initiative and I hope she is doing well.

Financial Escape Plan

I found this note folded up as I was watering the plants in the yard. I would love to know how this story continues.