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ghost
the limbo of lunary souls..
a ghost.. a real ghost.. has no need to die.. what is he except a being without access to the universe that he has not yet managed to forget? <br > ~ randall jarrell
Interests: atoms for peace, vintage holiday, halloween, fisher price, golden books, golden magazine, jack & jill magazine, vintage halloween, classic toys, vintage children's books, midlake, decemberists, sea wolf, sparklehorse, eels, radiohead, art, vampires, gothic, horror, edgar allen poe, victorian, lewis carroll, depression, nick drake, goth, movies, photography, cats, psychology, psychotherapy, comics, poetry, elliott smith, autumn, tim burton, classic movies, weight loss, dieting, alice in wonderland, thom yorke, opeth, american mcgee's alice, expressionism, eating disorders, ed's, anorexia, agoraphobia, si, self injury, gumby, collectible toys, vintage wonder books, cemeteries, taphophilia, elder scrolls, grimm, american horror story, walking dead, tin toys, rpg, self harm, anxiety, social phobia, nightmare before xmas, weight control, weight, art clokey, davey and goliath, squirrel nut zippers, lenore, carousels, edwardian, steampunk, indie music, vintage toys, sms, self-mutilation, disorganized attachment, fearful avoidant attachment, attachment disorder, insecure attachment, psychoanalysis, selbstverletzung automutilatie, dark rides
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happy father's day, mr dad! ~ mr dad likes robots ~ while we were out yardsailing yesterday i found this vintage robot for his space room (for a mere .70 cents) ~ his head turns & his arms move & he has pincer hands to hold things ~ he takes... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at lost & found vintage toys
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the golden book of crafts & hobbies ~ from 1957 ~ for the record i don't agree with killing butterflies or beetles ~ let's make leaf prints ~ i remember building & painting birdhouses with my son & mr dad once, we still have them ~ native american hair ornaments... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
this vintage cardboard playhouse gets alot of attention here at the #lostandfoundtoys blog, they do still come up here & there on ebay, don't give up hope jovonia, please check the other comments here & i'll keep you in mind if i hear anything in future, ok? thanks for commenting :)
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toxic has always loved burl ives, she used to check out his records from the public library for a dime, his other/lesser known/non-xmas children's songs were very sweet, but were full of death & always seemed to end traumatically/tragically.. these songs have always been favorites in our family ~ where's... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
the beauty's in the struggle.. #infj #art #ghostgallery #rowsofneveropeneddoors #painter #psychology #artist #abstract #nature #artshare #ghost http://brensgumbyland.com/end%20of%20days.html http://brensgumbyland.com/rainpuddles.html (sound up) i asked god to save one female snow leopard & take me instead.. i hope he hears.
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on rows of never opened doors at snowball in hell
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i married a rockhound ~ a geology major ~ we met in an honors geology field course i took down in socal ~ where we hiked all over california & nevada learning about rocks & minerals & earthquakes ~ we still do some rock hunting up here in the pacific... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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i've been known to eat a kids meal here & there ~ despite my vintage status ;) ~ check out these mini highlights activity books ~ & amazing animal books ~ all recent chickfila kids meal prizes ~ i especially like these 3d cow puzzles ~ crayola activities ~ our... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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tree lover here ~ this is a vintage golden science book from 1978 western publishing ~ conifers & pines ~ toxic has been known to collect pinecones ~ oaks & maples ~ i miss the apple trees we planted in our backyard down in socal, i wonder how they're doing?... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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it's hard to believe it's been 20 years since i first set up my gumbyland website ~ i was an ebay seller at the time, selling vintage toys & i'd been a gumby collector since the 80s ~ & i knew i wanted my own website where i could share... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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as we all await our E3 coverage, i'd like to invite everyone to check out my son's new youtube gaming channel ~ back in may he kicked it off with a full completionist's playthrough of our beloved bloodborne ~ i can tell you raven's lore knowledge is unsurpassed & i... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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yay! E3 weekend is finally here ~ what game are you most hoping to hear about? ~ as a huge fan of bloodborne & dark souls games i'm interested in any news from software has to offer, especially if it's bloodborne 2 ~ or of course anything elder scrolls related... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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i made a major gumbyland score this weekend :D ~ i found the car that gumby & pokey had several of their adventures in! when they came up against the blockheads in 'even steven' or discovered dinosaurs in 'hidden valley' it was in this car called the flying dutchman, made... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
#infj #insanity #ghostgallery #rowsofneveropeneddoors #gamer #migraine #ITMFA #depression the world is insane. https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/things_behind_the_sun/toxic-heaven.html https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/things_behind_the_sun/ghost-hell.html dream alone ~ https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/friendlyghoststuff/dream-alone.html
Toggle Commented Jun 6, 2019 on rows of never opened doors at snowball in hell
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i always say, wendy's has superior kids' meal prizes ~ they're always unique & creative activities for kids ~ like this recent art creations promo ~ reflection tracer & creature creator ~ city building construction set ~ fun projects to occupy your children's minds ~ in this era where kids... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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an unusual little book today ~ stan the telegraphist ~ ok ~ thank goodness for morse code! ~ see the notes in the air? ~ i believe this is a vintage swiss story ~ what a weird little book ~ bren Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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this classic bingo game was made by whitman ~ from 1959 ~ it's exactly the kind toxic remembers playing back in the day ~ still in pristine condition ~ i always love old whitman toys & books ~ bren Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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i'm kinda miserable with classic migraine today ~ that started yesterday as a disconcerting aura & blindspot after doing a wave of springcleaning ~ so i'm in pain & feeling a little pukey ~ mr dad's nickname for me is li'l pukey, since i say that often enough.. lol ~... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
#infj #migraine #aura #depression #art #innerchild #vampire #ghostgallery #rowsofneveropeneddoors #painter #cats migraine invisible.. https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/.a/6a00d834525fe869e20240a4afdb90200b-pi etc.. https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/epiphanies/loneliness.html https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/epiphanies/littlemonster.html http://www.brensgumbyland.com/migraine%20dolls%20sickroom.html (sound up) for toxic: https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/lost_found_vintage_toys/2019/06/toxic-coloring-book.html
Toggle Commented Jun 2, 2019 on rows of never opened doors at snowball in hell
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looking for a cool vacation destination? well of course i'm biased, but i think you should give oregon a try ~ the columbia river gorge is our backyard ~ oregon & washington are a nemophilist's playground ~ rivers & mountains, lakes & volcanoes, waterfalls & hiking/biking trails, forests & beaches... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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more vintage disneyland today ~ these old slides feature some classic disneyland attractions ~ like it's a small world & the now gone country bear jamboree ~ also disneyland at night ~ pirates of the caribbean & the haunted mansion ~ we bought year-round passports & disney'd ourselves out before... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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this is a flashback friday favorite post from the summer of 2012.. i feel fortunate to have grown up in the la area, & to have raised my own son there, because for one thing we've been to the various themeparks too many times to count.. what's most nostalgic to... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
it's me, giraffe #infj #mouthfullofrazorblades #journal #fuckall #migraine #minis #psychology https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/a_mouthfull_of_razorblade/its-me-giraffe.html https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/snowballinhell/2007/05/its_me_giraffe.html
Toggle Commented May 30, 2019 on rows of never opened doors at snowball in hell
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are you planning a disneyland vacation this summer? ~ these vintage viewmaster slides show attractions gone by ~ disneyland the way toxic remembers it, with skyrides & submarines ~ more like this tomorrow ~ bren Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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a very sweet vintage child's book of birds ~ from 1946 ~ pied piper books by luis m henderson ~ i love the variety of backyard birds we get here in portland ~ so do my kitties :) ~ i am also partial to corvids ~ exceptional illustrations in this... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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so have you gotten your free pokemon cards with your breakfast yet? ~ these mini packs each contain 3 pokemon cards ~ let's go kanto! ~ found in many of your favorite general mills cereals ~ collect explore battle trade play ~ 12 different cards ~ including exclusive holos in... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys