A Partial List of Things Lost & Found Since I Moved to New York For Real This Time



— an iPhone

— 2 iPhone cases

— my favorite black mesh+lace bra

— my black blazer w/ silk polka-dot lining

— 1 set of keys

— assorted oil pastels

— my round boar-bristle brush

— my straightener

— my revlon very cherry lipstick

— my smashbox felt-tipped eyeliner

— my dignity

— assorted sunglasses

— 2 iPhone chargers

— my Notre Dame ID

— the receipt for a work-related taxi

— my screw capo

— a copy of the third hunger games book

— approximately 65% of the muscle tone I had before arriving

— a blue ribbon that I really liked

— the motivation to cook and grocery shop

— all respect for some people

— my essie nail polish collection

— the will to live




— the will to live

— assorted cabinet doors

— a framed and mounted photograph of a man with a handlebar moustache wearing a silver-sequined leisure suit, groping a blonde woman in red lipstick and a snakeskin jumpsuit, seated on an antique leather banquette

— an old carved wooden frame

— a bunch of cinderblocks

— a job

— the magical american apparel warehouse sale

— the best veggie burgers and yogurt/granola parfaits (at the deli on the corner of 1st & 2nd)

— an amazing pair of vintage cowboy boots (white, with red cherries and green birds)

— community

— the black pearls my mom gave me after surviving my first semester at sweet briar

— a new hair-care routine

— the back of a carved wooden chair

— a mythical lavender apartment in the east village

— a brand of peanut butter I like better than peanut butter & co. (justin’s)

— the headboard and footboard of a bed

— neon pink twine

— a new favorite dive bar

— my iPod headphones

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