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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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ghost added a favorite at From Zombos' Closet
28 minutes ago
i couldn't see the super snow moon because of the clouds.. #supersnowmoon #infj #moon #insomnia #art #ghostgallery #elliottsmith i couldn't sleep either.. this is pretend (sound up) ~ http://brensgumbyland.com/this%20is%20pretend.html
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a vintage scuba diver today ~ i think a shark got his hand ~ battery operated ~ from playart ~ he's 70s era ~ bren Continue reading
Posted yesterday at lost & found vintage toys
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today i am a ham ~ here's an old vintage school library book i brought home for my son once upon a time ~ from 1968 ~ i've had too many fun mom moments to count ~ fortunately raven inherited the same absurd sense of humor to appreciate me :)... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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only 256 days till halloween! ~ meanwhile i picked up one of these blind mini domez toys ~ what will it be? hoping for jack.. ~ yesss! pajama jack, nice :) ~ he looks a little unhappy trapped in his dome though ~ click nbx in the category list in... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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a very vintage selection today ~ chatterwell stories from 1889 ~ snow land ~ a birdseye view ~ tragic stories from a book toxic's great grandma might have read in her early childhood ~ the tea party ~ with kitties of course ~ day dreams ~ ted black ~ if... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
me today: #infj #depression #ghostgallery #art #tgif #existentialdrought http://www.brensgumbyland.com/images/exercises.png later: http://www.brensgumbyland.com/images/writhing%20in%20pain%20cries.png http://www.brensgumbyland.com/images/sadkermit.png ok yes this is my life.
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on 2019 at snowball in hell
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hisssssss!! (please excuse my sleestak, he's a bit dusty..) another of toxic's favorite tv shows was land of the lost by sid & marty kroft of puf'n'stuf fame ~ this show never failed to deliver over the top drama & campy sci fi adventure.. dinosaurs, crystals & pylons, time-warping &... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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happy valentine's day! ~ toxic chose these hello kitty valentines this time ~ she's a cool kitty ~ for your bfs & bffs ~ this set has pencils ~ kids still use pencils, right? ~ more valentines ~ & more hello kitty here ~ i also picked up these valentine... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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choice vintage misterogers vinyl today ~ let's be together today features classic songs from the show ~ from small world records ~ favorites ~ have you seen the new doc 'won't you be my neighbor'? ~ bren Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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another retro book with antique changing pictures ~ again by ernest nister ~ darling babies ~ pull the tab to change the pictures ~ this book is quite tiny ~ today i'm wishing a happy first birthday to my grand nephew ~ he is in fact a darling baby ~... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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who doesn't love these little guys? ~ vintage finger puppet monsters ~ i remember these being quarter machine prizes ~ they're all a little bit different ~ see also finger puppet zombies ~ bren Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
so even we get screwed on our taxes.. #taxes #idiot #snowdays #pdx #snow #portland #cats #infj #ghostgallery #art #lovecraft https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/lost_found_vintage_toys/2019/02/snowed-in.html https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/friendly_ghost_photo_albu/br-1.html have i mentioned snug is my soul sister?https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/friendly_ghost_photo_albu/snug-is-my-soulsister.html
Toggle Commented Feb 10, 2019 on 2019 at snowball in hell
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the snow queen ~ from hans christian andersen ~ part one: the looking glass & the broken bits ~ old nick ~ vintage from 1972 ~ part two: a little boy & a little girl ~ this old tale has inspired everything from cs lewis's 'the lion, the witch &... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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we're snowed in here in portland :) & can't get to our local pdx estate sale today as we usually do ~ back to vintage toys & books tomorrow ~ but that's just fine, we'll hole up here with kitties & work on innsmouth house ~ backyard ferals are making... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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barbie kitty fun is a flashback friday favorite post from spring of 2013 ~ this set came out in 2000 & included barbie's pet kitty, marshmallow ~ marshmallow has very fluffy blond hair just like barbie! ~ marshmallow also comes with grooming supplies, food & water bottle, toy & carrier... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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i recently made this little sockitty named freddy ~ out of my old worn out freddy krueger socks :) he looks nice & warm in his sweater ~ some sockitties of olde ~ my great grandma used to make us similar kitties to chew on when we were babies, you... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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a vintage storybook today ~ jeremy mouse & his friends ~ from 1937 ~ toxic loves butterfly stories ~ sound advice from mrs mud dauber ~ i know a little mouse story.. ~ by clara atwood fitts ~ more like this to come ~ bren Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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gumbyland update! ~ check out these cool gumby girls minis sent to me by my gumby pal jeff at papercutz :D ~ i have never seen these before & they're positively teeny tiny ~ here's a gumby bitty for comparison ~ goo is at her keyboard sitting on a block... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
it's snowing.. #infj #ghost #gallery #art #expressionism #innerchild #isolophilia #psychology #radiohead rows of never opened doors ~ http://brensgumbyland.com/secret_gallery_3_main.html p.s. thom yorke is my muse.. http://www.brensgumbyland.com/the%20moon%20is%20smiling.html (sound up) hey! i'm a toxic moon butterfly ;) https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/friendlyghoststuff/dark-souls-2-moon-butterfly.html oh and.. https://friendlyghost.typepad.com/photos/ghost_toy_catalogue/freddy-k-sockitty-3.html
Toggle Commented Feb 4, 2019 on 2019 at snowball in hell
ghost added a favorite at From Zombos' Closet
Feb 4, 2019
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i've been posting vintage items featuring native americans since i particularly like them myself ~ this wonder book by gilbert delahaye has pictures by claire binst ~ vintage 1963 ~ flying arrow is a little native american boy, & yes back in the day they were still called indians or... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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another cool vintage american indian toy today ~ this is chief thunderbird on his pinto northwind ~ 50s era, he's plastic & made by the hartland company ~ originally he also had a knife, shield, spear & blanket ~ i also have this smaller celluloid figure around the toyroom, also... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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this nice little pair of vintage native american dolls now live in my toyroom ~ made of plastic, they have sleepy eyes & look a little mme alex to me, but are unmarked/unbranded ~ in fine shape with all their feathers & beads ~ more like this tomorrow ~ bren Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
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this is a flashback friday favorite post from winter of 2012, a vintage big golden book based on the 1957 disney real-life animal adventure, perri ~ perri is a real little squirrel living in the wild ~ toxic has always felt a kinship with little animals that hibernate to survive... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys