They Tricked Me

I found this note written on Keebler stationary in the case of a Polaroid camera purchased at a flea market… Tampered brake lines, deception, heartbreak.

Alone in the Middle

Left in our middle school library’s scratch paper bin (the punctuation made ME depressed).

I Made Chili and Made Too Much

I found this Post-It note on the ground while pumping gas. I think her chili was probably Ron’s favorite food, and she made it just for him. I imagined her writing this note with tears in her eyes, carefully taping it onto a Tupperware bowl full of warm chili and leaving it on the counter … Continued

Season’s Greetings

Some friends bought a house here in California last summer. We found this in the garage taped to a toilet seat!– among things left behind by the previous tenants. Enjoy

Letter to God

I found this letter inside the book “A Walk Across America,” which was being sold at an estate sale. I bought the book (and kept the letter).

Our Youngest Boy In Our Family

These notes were posted on telephone poles around my corner – I left this one there for three months before grabbing it.

I Hope You Miss Me

I found this in a used photo album at a Goodwill store a few years ago. It now lives on my fridge – guests are always commenting on it.

In Hevan

A friend of mine flies a Paramotor, and one day during an outing a balloon floated into the air with a note tied to the end of the string. My friend went over, grabbed the balloon and rescued the note.

Death and Smiles

Obviously a rough night … who was Hattie? What (or who) is GH? Are the blotches tears? What struck me most about this note is the smiley face at the end … maybe hope that things will get better?