It’s What’s for Dinner

I was checking out pockets of the luggage I’d bought from the Salvation Army, and inside were three pieces of memo paper with a list of supplements to be taken with “Lunch,” and “Dinner.” Found inside of a plastic baggy. The suitcase had a greyhound ID badge with the man’s name, address, and phone number. … Continued

Big Hug

I found this Valentine dangling from a deflated balloon, tangled in the branches of a tree outside of my office building. It was an icy day the week before Valentine’s Day.

Hey God, Thanks

I found this while working the returns desk at my job. A woman came in who seemed to be in a rush. In her haste she didn’t notice that this little folded piece of triangular oragami fell out of her bag. Coincidentally, at this time I was in fact reading FOUND Magazine #6 between customers, … Continued

Aly’s Hair Care Salon

I found this price list for Aly’s Hair Care Salon blowing around outside. My favorite selection is the “Suprise Hair-Do.”

First Pedicure

Found on the sidewalk near Palmer Square.

6 Questions

Found this blowing in the wind in my backyard from the alley. Maybe a quiz for this little girl’s step-sibling?

Merry Christmas, Dad?

In the post-Christmas season, its pretty predictable to find a lot of cast-off Christmas decorations in thrift stores, especially with the ever-popular New Years Resolutions of “getting organized” or “reducing clutter” being made recently by families everywhere. The subject matter immediately struck me as being awesomely … awkward, but at the same time quite thoughtful, … Continued

Business Card?

One day about a month ago I was getting some cash out of an ATM here in the south Loop, and I noticed what looked like one of those “Community Chest” cards from a Monopoly game. I picked it up and turned it over, and was surprised to find that it is in fact the … Continued