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    This Woman Has Been Collecting Lost Notes For 12 Years

    You never know, she might even have one of yours.

    Back in 2005, Laura Sullivan found a sticky note on the floor of a Sydney Woolworths. On the note was written: "BBQ chicken, mango, chestnuts, muffins, rice...". On the other side it read: "Andrew - appt drug and alcohol counselling, 1st Feb".


    She kept the note and from that moment on, she held on to every note she found. Today she has over 400 notes – some of which will be on show this month at her own exhibition in Alexandria, Found By Laura.

    Sullivan now refers to her note collecting as a "life project", keeping her finds in ziplock bags along with details of when and where she found that particular piece of paper.

    With notes from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Toronto, and New York, each of the notes included in Sullivan's exhibition is unique.

    As interest in her collection grows, Sullivan hopes to reconnect some of the notes with their original owners using the hashtag #HaveIFoundYours.


    If you've ever lost a scrap of paper, it's worth checking out.

    "I haven't yet found any of the writers, but fingers crossed that through this exhibit, I'll find someone. Andrew if you are out there, I really want to meet you. You, my friend, changed my life," she said.