I found this in Brooklyn Heights, it was part of a handmade poetry book written by five-year-old children at school.
Posted on a bulletin board.
My husband found this Polaroid on the street. We’re not sure if the objects surrounding the bird are candles, corks or perhaps wooden pegs.
I found this on the sidewalk near an elementary school while walking my dog.
I found this on a seat on the uptown number 1 train. There was another find next to it but the writing was a lot more subversive. It said stuff like, “Allah Sucks Dick.” I left it alone. Although this find appeared to be written by the same person, it’s more endearing.
I found this on September 11th, 2001.
My boyfriend found this great Polaroid on the street in NYC a few months back.
It seems even the trash cans are neater on the Upper East Side. I found this stack of torn pages from a teenage diary placed delicately on top, no rooting required. This prep school girl partied a lot more than I ever did in high school, and her diary reads like the portrait of the … Continued
I found this outside of a gym in Williamsburg. Instant laugh. Got my attention. Might have bought the pew if it were there still.
So this is my favorite diptych ever. They were a block apart on 3rd Avenue in Brooklyn. I can see it now. Photos warm and damp from the developer, looking for that shot of him and his girl and whoops, there’s a thumb shot. A couple OK ones, and then, damn, another thumb, no wait, … Continued