Hat on Top, Coat Below

 

« previous    archives    home    notify list    e-mail    next »   

New Age Graffiti

December 29, 2018

I was surprised to see this intended-to-be-encouraging message on the wall of a bathroom stall at the ski resort, as there’s usually not anything to read other than ads for upcoming events that get attached to the backs of the doors. Someone took a fair bit of time to write this out … who? why?

Affirmational graffiti

 
I appreciate the sentiment, though I disagree with the premise. As a recovering perfectionist, I know I am not perfect … and I also know that’s okay.

Some days later, I came upon some other graffiti in a bathroom in a different building (this one only accessible over the snow, not just by walking in from the parking lot):

Why? Because people need money to live

 

I have questions about this question. Is it the same person who wrote the other stuff? Looking at the shape of the capital Ys, I think so. Have they never had a job they didn’t love but which they needed to keep in order to get money to live on? Also, who skis with a Sharpie in their pocket?

*****

On this date in 2017: Snow, Snow, and Eeyore Soap
2016: Lazy Day
2015: The Internet is Weird
2014: Places I’ll Never Live
2013: Holiday Afterglow
2012: Probably My Fault
2011: New Monkey Plays with the Buttons
2010: Sock Monkey Plays in the Snow
2009: Mani-Pedi Madness
2008: Morning Mystery
2007: Chilly Boy
2006: Battle of the Patio
2005: Sunshine State
2004: Starfish a.k.a. Sea Star
2003: I’ve Been Gone Again
2002: No entry



« previous    archives    home    notify list    e-mail    next »   


Leave a Comment

Please note: Moderation is enabled for new commenters. Please be patient if your comment does not show up right away. Once you've had your first comment here approved, future comments from you should bypass moderation, so if you'd like to link to your online casino or penis enlargement site, I'd advise that you wait until your second comment to do so.

RSS 2.0

Powered by WordPress