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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, infj, 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
Recent Activity
8 days till halloween ~ halloween shopping continues at our local spirit store ~ hey, nice chainsaw ~ i'd put it to good use ~ this year they have a spooky aquarium ~ let's go inside ~ a sign warns you not to tap on the glass ~ biting fish... Continue reading
Posted 6 hours ago at lost & found vintage toys
hey sally, glad you enjoy the lost & found & gumbyland :) the problem you mentioned with the bendys on card was due to the kind of rubber used on some of the original bendy toys, it reacted with the card & the plastic bubble covering the toy, often you find them warped wherever the toy touched it.. i was very lucky to find someone on ebay many years ago that had some pristine unreactive bendy toys out of an original box, i've referred others to him over the years, but it's been so long he probably has no more :( i'll look into it a bit more & see if i can locate him.. it's not such a strange question that you ask, another gumby fan who used to comment here, zaneloco, makes stop animation youtubes using old gumby toys & would relate.. i think you might try bottled acrylic to brighten up eyes & such, but i'll be honest with you i haven't tried it.. i don't know if it would adhere or react? i do know it helps to keep old gumbys in a dry place rather than bagged up air tight.. it's always good to hear from another gumby fan!
Toggle Commented 7 hours ago on gumby! at lost & found vintage toys
yesterday i mentioned my newest dolly ~ but you've not been properly introduced ~ say hi to tammy terror ~ if you liked zombarbies, you'll love this zombie dolly ~ with her evil glowing eyes & zombie cries (just click the links) ~ zombie dolly & feed me! she growls... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at lost & found vintage toys
hey terry, i've updated the post with all the info & pix you can click on to see up close, hope this helps! ;)
halloween shopping always makes me so happy ~ i have a new dolly! more about her tomorrow ~ these are pix from our trip to halloween city in hillsboro ~ feeding the kitty ~ cool haunted projector.. (click me) ~ 10 days till halloween! check here at the lost &... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
a ghost story today ~ jeremy & the ghost from 1979 dandelion press ~ poor jeremy is subject to harassment ~ due to his fears, especially of the haunted house nearby ~ but on halloween he becomes a ghost ~ & gets a ribbon for scariest costume at school ~... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
hey matt, those are part of my son's power ranger collection & we don't have any duplicates, so i'm afraid they're not for sale.. i've found that if you save a very specific ebay search & toggle on the notifications, you can often get the jump on items like this before anyone else sees them.. hope this helps, good luck!
i tried the fromsoftware game sekiro: shadows die twice ~ & i soon learned that i should leave this one to raven ~ i've earned platinum trophies on the other fromsoftware games ~ but truly the student has gone on to supersede the master ~ in this game set in... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
a flashback friday favorite post from xmas 2014 in honor of the new maleficent movie.. ok so xmas is over, let's get down to business, what toys did you get? i got 3 very different dolls, one i posted already ~ a long time maleficent fan, i was not at... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
i can feel halloween approaching :) ~ how do you like this cool vintage jangly halloween chain i'm wearing? ~ here's the latest vintage ceramic ghost here at our house ~ more here ~ have you visited the halloween house? (sound up) ~ i pick up ghosts & skellies all... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
sorry not for sale.. ;) but if anyone else responds i'll let you know, ok?
it's been awhile since i posted an old golden magazine ~ this one is a golden special ~ pencil puzzle fun with cutouts too ~ kitties & games ~ spinburger & iceduck ~ schooltime ~ butterflies ~ golden comics ad ~ just click on golden magazines in the category list... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
i'm warm & snuggly this crisp cold morning ~ thanks to my new nbx pjs ~ scary old goth lady ahead (sensitive viewers avert your gaze) ~ check out these super long socks that are included ~ yep, i'm all ready to hibernate now ~ the cold season is the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
i always like dover coloring books ~ this one is all fairy tale classics ~ including alice ~ the wizard of oz & little red ~ toxic favorites ~ this book also contains hidden pictures for you to find ~ click on the links in this post for much more... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
#halloween #album #update (brace yourself!) #photography #horror #death #werewolf #scary #warning
Toggle Commented Oct 13, 2019 on come hell at snowball in hell
it's the 13th of october ~ let's crack open this new funko oogie boogie cereal for breakfast ~ & there's the prize! ~ a cute little green funko oogie boogie for my halloweentown shelf ~ ok, so i have to say.. ~ this cereal is not very tasty, sorta bitter... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
i love the cover of this vintage children's playmate magazine from october 1973 ~ draw me, i'm a bat ~ jack-o-lantern moon ~ tonight is the hunter's moon, it's been glowing in my window at night ~ ghost writing ~ this issue is chock full of oldschool halloween goodness ~... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
revisiting last october's dolly freakshow for flashback friday.. happy halloween month! ~ to kick off october you are invited to my latest ghost gallery dollscape ~ the dolly freak show (sound up!) all the vintage toyroom dollies are there for the show, which includes my own freak dolly creations ~... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
another selection appropriate to october ~ haunted houses & wandering ghosts of california first edition from 1977 ~ toxic is a socal native ~ she used to play at whaley park ~ our older sister told her stories about the winchester mystery house ~ but there are a bunch more... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
strangelets #infj #art #ghostgallery #rowsofneveropeneddoors #nature #anatomy #animal strangelets ~ (sound up)
Toggle Commented Oct 10, 2019 on come hell at snowball in hell
'tis the season for monster cereals ~ we look forward to these every october ~ frankenberry ~ count chocula ~ & of course boo berry ~ i'm partial to this kind ~ download the addams family pumpkin stencils here ~ more like this to come ~ bren Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
an october selection from the toxic library today ~ an old library book ~ baleful beasts ~ from 1974 ~ great supernatural stories of the animal kingdom ~ ghostly cats ~ haunted horses ~ i actually bought this book on ebay long ago ~ thinking it was this other similarly... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
so do you believe in bigfoot? ~ we recently took a rainy day drive to visit the new north american bigfoot center nearby ~ the town of boring oregon just got a little less boring ~ so my first impression of mr dad upon first glance was that he was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys
perhaps the butterfly.. #infj #ThisIsLife @lisaling #MoreHarmThanGood #psychology #health #mentalhealth #benzos #suicide #nobutterfly #fuckbenzos #prescribedharm #benzosurvivor perhaps the butterfly is proof that you can go through a great deal of darkness yet still become something beautiful.. i saw this message on lisa ling's cnn special tonight on benzos.. my heart goes out to everybody touched by benzos & the over prescribing & irresponsible prescribing of this group of drugs, i went through this nightmare myself back in the 90s when i first told a dr i felt difficulty swallowing (a problem my son also inherited) & was told it was only anxiety & first put on xanax.. it didn't help at all, but i was on it for years & had to get myself back off of it without help of any kind, only to be put back onto it again when i tried to seek help from a psychologist instead.. years again, then the klonopin, also add into the mix stomach drugs like reglan, for YEARS.. i am only alive now because i'm irish & i am fucking badass.. the klonopin withdrawls were a nightmare.. to every so called 'professional' i sought help from who did not listen to what i thoughtfully explained to them ~ FUCK YOU! i'd be dead a dozen times over if i'd trusted them over my own experience & judgement. this makes me so angry, the people going through this now.. & yes i am ranting, this is a rantworthy topic.. to suddenly go from being treated like a highly intelligent person to just an anxious female & given these drugs over & over & over.. yeah, i am fucking angry.. thank you lisa ling for getting this out there for the public to hear.. motherfuckers.
Toggle Commented Oct 7, 2019 on come hell at snowball in hell
yesterday i hit the fall friends of the library sale downtown here in portland ~ it's book nerd heaven ~ & it's like my xmas ~ wonderful old fashioned & vintage books ~ i always scoop up the dover coloring books ~ kittens & butterflies ~ vintage wonder, elf &... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2019 at lost & found vintage toys