Flying Mice Don’t Like Ice

A band (Flying Mice) didn’t make it for a gig at the bar and I thought the odd combination of words on the sign made it a keeper.

Stan or Bryan or Beezy

I found this folded up in a booth at the restaurant I used to work at. A bunch of high schoolers in town seeing a play had just left.

Pedophiles and Military Recruiters

My friend lent me a series of books, 30 Days of Night, and I found this note card in the third one. The weird thing is, it’s not my friends handwriting, nor is it the handwriting of my boyfriend who borrowed the books before me. Finally, I found another piece of paper in the book, … Continued

6 Points of Love

I found this receipt for flowers in a restaurant.

Friendly Neighborhood A-Hole

I found this way back in 2006, when I was living in the Rittenhouse Sq. area of Philly. It was on the sidewalk in front of my apartment building, and I stood there looking around for any potentially hazardous spots. There were none. I also spent a lot of time trying to decipher the word … Continued

“Going with”

I found this on the outskirts of a rest stop while driving with a friend from Milford, CT, to Doylestown, PA. I was walking Chico (the friend’s dog) and stumbled upon this scrap of paper blending in with the grass.

Andrew’s Christmas List

My husband found this wish list sometime in July or August. I wonder if Andrew is still bitter that he didn’t get a pet rhino, or if he understands that his demanding wishes will take more than a few weeks to fulfill.

1000000000 Kisses

When I was walking to work, I cut through the park. The letter was a little wet.

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.