Whenever I go to the grocery store, I pick up any discarded shopping lists I see (it’s my voyeuristic side). I found this one a few years ago. Totally normal on one side, and HELLO, pure pre-adolescent genius on the other.
I don’t remember where I found this, most likely at a garage sale or thrift store.
I found this photograph in a rental house garage in 1998. This is one of my favorite things ever.
These notes were posted on telephone poles around my corner – I left this one there for three months before grabbing it.
I found this in a yard where the tenant once threatened to shoot my dog for sniffing around. My favorite part is that Russell decided to spare his friend the anguish of discovering his problems were public knowledge. Hopefully a bad temper isn’t one of Jon’s problems, or else Russell Jr. might have to worry … Continued
My lover, Michelle, found an interesting toolbox at a garage sale. When she opened it, there were slides inside. She asked the man running the sale about them. He said he bought the box at a garage sale the previous year, but never ended up using it. Michelle bought the case, kept the slides, and … Continued
I found this letter in an old Stratego board game that I got at a rummage sale.
Back in the day, my father had two main hobbies: garage sale-ing and stamp collecting. The way that these two hobbies manifested themselves in combination was when my dad would go to an estate sale (meaning someone has died), he would purchase the deceased’s collection of letters. He then would browse for any stamps of … Continued