You’re Right

In fall of 2005 I took my first trip alone to visit my grandmother. We were taking a walk near the Quaker Meeting House when I saw her dog curiously sniffing a folded paper. Upon investigation I found this! And, to my great pleasure, about 100 feet down the road was another small note, this … Continued

Love, Mila

I found this tucked between the pages of a textbook in a thrift store. What’s the reason for placing a towel on someone’s pillow?

Could Yoo

During a period when my car was in the shop, I took the bus to my babysitting gigs in Inglewood for a week – a VERY long ride. One morning I arrived pretty early, and instead of showing up at the door and hanging around awkwardly, I decided to take a walk. I found this … Continued

One Child Breezing Through Nap Time

I found this ripped coloring/numbering exercise lying dejected on the ground at 7th and Bainbridge St. It seems the whole farm is asleep today.

Yum Yum

Found in the lift of my building … a series of quite touching Post-It notes.

Have Mercy

My next door neighbor just moved out, leaving a dozen large-sized pizza boxes in the recycling. I was flattening them to make more room in the bin, and found this between the top two. He was the squarest man I’ve ever met, and I can’t believe he ever played ANY Bowie album, good or bad. … Continued

Roommate Problems

This was in a dorm at UCLA and I can’t decide if I feel worse for Rachel or her roommate (who has a snoring boyfriend AND a bitchy roommate).

You Little Pimp, You

Found in a students notebook left at the dining hall at Philadelphia University. Must say I’m a little jealous of “Babyboy.”

Bedtime Songs

A friend and I found this on the side of the road on the way back home after a night out. It was pretty scratched and looked like it had endured the rain, but managed to splutter into life when played at home. It has since become a favourite for us both before bed, although … Continued