See Ya Soonz

I found this note in the library.

Special Things for My Special Man

I found this note folded into a novel I bought new from The novel is Oryx and Crake, by Margaret Atwood, not the type of read you’d associate with an apologetic lover. Or “peeny.”

Summer is Now Quite Past

I found this love letter while I was in college and I’ve kept it for about ten years. When I found it I was already well rehearsed in love letters, having dated someone in New York for a year before moving out here from Wisconsin. We had a great time for a couple years and … Continued

Six Flags Summer

This looks like it fell, rather than being torn, from whatever it was double-sided taped to. They look so happy!


Found this letter across the street from an elementary school. I thought it might be a love letter, and it is, sort of, but a little more poignant from a young mother to her absentee (locked up?) partner expressing love for her kids and hope for the future. I think it’s pretty much up your … Continued

Stop Crying

I found this in the bushes by my dorm.

Not the Right One

I picked up a folded piece of paper off the sidewalk. It was far more personal than I was expecting. I hope he/she found someone who makes them happy.