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Mon, Aug. 9th, 2010, 11:58 pm
primavera: Special Diary

Another book sale find, with some pages ripped out and only two entries. No idea what to do with this thing..

[Also, I'm having trouble deciphering the entries.]

Sat, Jul. 10th, 2010, 02:02 am
primavera: a Dumb Diary (no, that's what it's CALLED. Stop louding!)

[If you are not familiar with Jim Benton's Dear Dumb Diary Series and would like to know what I'm talking about, you can find my reviews of the books here. There are even some scans!]

I was pretty happy when I found this at the library sale:
Unfortunately, it had been previously claimed:

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Thu, Jun. 10th, 2010, 09:12 pm
awkwardboyhero: "very quickly, it was just me"

I found this while on a long walk up East Burnside in Portland, Oregon. For some reason, I think it is someone documenting his experience of moving into a new apartment. The box on the floor is a clue. And now we see him sitting feeling disoriented in the empty strange new room, after all of his friends (who helped him move) had left.

Wed, May. 5th, 2010, 10:12 pm
primavera: a found thing

I bought this notebook at a library sale at least a year ago, planning to use it for something or other. It wasn't until recently that I discovered someone had already written in it:

The rest of the pages seem to be in a different hand..
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Fri, Mar. 5th, 2010, 11:31 pm
awkwardboyhero: from a photo booth

Found on the corner of 16th and Lovejoy in NW Portland, Oregon. Certainly not the first thing you'd immediately picture if I suggested "Imagine a series of photo booth pictures."

Sun, Feb. 21st, 2010, 08:17 pm
watergate_salad: harsh words for god

"Get it right and let the devil fuck your mouth with a razor dick."

found item note to god

(linked to larger image)

I found note this inside an ash can outside a dive bar, where, I like to think, the sender abandoned it.

Fri, Feb. 5th, 2010, 10:59 am
lovezeppelin: what I desire

Found on the sidewalk in the rain in North Portland.

"What I desire
having all of my clothes and stuff for my room organized and looking beautiful.
making friends who I can be 100% happy around
meeting the love of my life"

me too, mystery writer, me too...

Wed, Jan. 6th, 2010, 06:09 pm
googoogoojoob: Really intense to-do lists

Found a couple days ago on N. Rampart in New Orleans, LA:

Found last summer, a very thorough analysis of a day at Michigan's adventure Amusement park:

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