For Kyle

I found this five in the till at work when I was counting out the money at the end of the day. Of course as soon as I saw it I knew I had to have it so I switched it for a five of my own.

The Spy Plan

Espionage and counter-espionage in the park. I found this evidence of spies in our midst one spring day.

But What It’s Really For

This scrap of paper was found on the floor of the lobby outside ‘The Stampede Ranch. Puzzled by what this note meant, it all became clear later that evening during the “Miss Stampede Ranch” competition. The question for which this answer was written was, “Why do cowboys wear belt buckles?” Needless to say, the dame … Continued

Blue Hamster

It never got mailed. Forty years later, found in a side pocket of a second-hand old Samsonite suitcase.

Golden Jubilee

Discovered behind the furnace, in the basement of a house I once lived in.

Pleased to Inform You

I found this in a used copy of “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” two days ago at the Book Market used bookstore. I thought this was really sweet because everybody I talk to that was a kid during the first Harry Potter craze admits to having secretly wished that they would receive a … Continued