Weekend Plans

Ten years ago I was teaching high school. On a Friday just after school had let out I found this piece of paper in my classroom, and realized that it could well ruin one student’s carefully mapped out plans for the weekend. I ran after him, but he was gone – and I mean gone. … Continued

The Hilighter

This was folded up on the sidewalk of Clarendon Street near Back Bay Station.

Mack

I was at a party and while sitting on the floor and found this paper sitting next to me. It was a nice break from the terrible party.

Cocktail and Cigs

I found this slide about 10 years ago when I moved into my house. It was found behind a built-in shelving unit in one of the bedroom closets that I removed when painting. I tossed it into a box of pictures since I had no slide projector or scanner to view it with. About a … Continued

Poor Pelican

I work at a community center and I found this drawing on the floor. I thought it was great that he was born in “New Orlands” and died from “lunge cancer.” But, it truly is a sad story.

12 Jobs

I found this on the coffee table in my living room. I have no idea how it got there, and I still don’t know who wrote it. At first I thought it was a little amusing, then a bit sad.

Nic Fit

Found in the street

Bloodshot Red

A teacher’s report of inebriated student who disruptively demands a match.

Quit Smoking Pot

My boyfriend and I were at an open house, and while we were exploring the attic, we found this to-do list taped to the door. We immediately snapped a picture. I can only imagine the trouble this kid has gotten himself into!