Girl Lazer

My mom is a wedding photographer and I often help out. I found this along the Beaver Lake walking trail when we did some of the couple’s alone pictures.

Damaged Heart

Found in a box full of fire damaged goods donated to Goodwill. In 1992, there was a fire at my apartment. Everything was damaged, and I gave it all to Goodwill to see if they could salvage anything. Years later, in 1999, after going through four peoples’ hands, a friend of mine showed me this … Continued

Greece Gone Wrong

On the winter sidewalk sat half a photograph- I looked around but I couldn’t find the other half anywhere. On the back I can make out the partial word “Acova (19)” and beneath that “Greece.” What sort of emotions made the owner of it tear it in half? And what was in the other half … Continued

Carrying My Child

My latest discovery. I found this outside my office building, caught in the bushes. I don’t need the other 3/4 of this letter to get the gist.

On a Different Track

Walking across the Baldwin Bridge in Old Saybrook one windy day, I found this piece of a card amongst the roadside litter. I hope Michelle got over it, wherever she is.

Land of Rising Hope

This was found in Minneapolis. On the back of this article was an advertisement for America’s Independent Electric Light and Power companies. The headline for the ad reads: “Would You Call This Fair Play?”

Hazardous to Your Health

A friend of mine spotted this warped and battered photograph while we were walking along the tall trees, chain link, and wood fences of a graveyard. Just across the street from the graveyard lies a residential area, which is more likely the origin of the photo. The white circular swirl on the back of her … Continued