Want to Hear Your Voice

I found this love letter lying on the sidewalk, face up, staring at me as I walked by. I wish I knew how to get it to it’s rightful owner – it probably fell out of someone’s door.

Fall and Winter Goals

It looks like a list of goals from 2 people. I love that “get laid” is underlined 3 times.

AA Rose

Found this at an AA meeting I went to. This cheesy slogan might cause me to go back to drinking.

You Suck at Life Now

I was walking home from the park with my kids and thought that I’d take them by the juvie; like, “Hey kids, don’t act up and end up in there some day.” We found this on the sidewalk. I saw the swear word up top and then wouldn’t let my kids have it. They spent … Continued


I found this in the book “What Women Want Men to Know,” by Barbara DeAngelis, PhD.

Moral Inventory

I found this note while walking to the El on the way to a job interview early in the morning. Wish I could read this person’s poetic interpretations of the other ten steps!

A Beautiful Butterfly

Found this crumpled up into a tight little ball, on the street in the fairly downtrodden Tenderloin District. Kinda sad that such a heartfelt message of hope got discarded with such intention.

Gonna Be a Great Summer

Sunday afternoon, June 5, I was at Hines Park in Northville (Michigan) with some running buddies. I was crossing a dirt parking lot when I looked down and saw a folded piece of paper pressed into the dirt. I picked it up and saw it was marked “confidential: property of Miranda, Alex, Emily, and Rachel.” … Continued


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.

Big Trust

I found this in the stairwell of my apartment building.