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

I Need a Nap

I found this in an abandoned house near where I live. There are piles and piles of photographs throughout the house, but unfortunately most of them are badly water damaged. I took only this one, to send to FOUND. The date on the back says 1959.

Solar

I found this on the street.

Cohabitation

Found crumpled on the floor of the #75 bus.

Did You Feed My Husband

This showed up in my mailbox (wrong address): an unsigned postcard from Grand Teton National Park. Don’t most people put meals in the freezer if they know someone can’t take care of himself?

Country Wedding

I found this in my suburban neighborhood. It was one of two photos on a yellowed photo album page. I especially like the lady in the lower right-hand corner; she seems so happy for the couple. This must be from the ’30s or ’40s (if someone can identify the car, maybe we can pin it … Continued

Doll Parts

I found this on the sidewalk along the beach. I hope Nick knows what he’s asking for.

Decided To Finish

This was in a used book. It feels like notes for a speech, but that doesn’t seem right.

Beautiful Soul

My daughter and I were out for our daily walk at 6:00, Monday morning. What a beautiful way to start the day and the week. It definitely touched us and made our smiles a little brighter.

Latest Find

We just got back to Phoenix from a three week vacation to the east coast and found this note in our house left by some friend of the kid next door who was taking care of our dogs and plants. I particularly like the part about not having been up to anything, but, “I’M GETTING … Continued