Via Shoulder

I found this photograph lying in the street in front of my friend’s apartment building. I think it may have fallen out of the window of one of the other apartments. On the back there is a stamp that says “March, 82.”

Wedding Photo

I had gone to the recycling center to drop off my cans, glass, etc. and found this memento on the asphalt between the big dumpsters for`plastic and paper. I want to think this is a mistake. Why would someone throw away a wedding photo? I am guessing it is from the 1930s, possibly the 40s. … Continued

Dear Daddy

Found on a BART train in the Bay Area.

Do You Enjoy Your Rights?

Found in the ‘Nonfiction’ section of the local Barnes and Noble. The only person around was an elderly man, flipping through the pages of a novel.

Biplop

Who/what is Bi Plop? The child’s name? I know that now I will NEVER forget to stop, drop and roll!

Ceep You Head Up

I found this in the bottom drawer of a dresser in an apartment I was cleaning out. It made me feel kind of sad.

Let’s Hung Out Together

I found this on my friend’s fridge. Her housemate found it six years ago in a university dining hall. I love that her roommate has been carrying this around for six years, knowing how special it is, just waiting for a motivated person with a scanner to share it with y’all.

Don’t Leave

I am the landlord of an apartment building, and on one of my move-out days late this summer, I found this index card note stuck in the drawer of a desk someone was throwing away. Of course I was irritated by a tenant dumping their furniture in a place it wasn’t allowed, but more curious … Continued

Riding with Chuck E. Cheese

Found inside a shopping cart at the Trader Joe’s. “Perhaps you’re right, Chuck. You should drive…”