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Mystery behind library notes revealed
Message on a
By NICOLE BENNIK
The identity of a mysterious origami
messenger has been revealed, weeks
after the folded paper birds began
appearing on Palmerston North
City Library's shelves.
Leaving inspirational messages
in origami birds is 21-year-old pho-
tography student Josh Eastwood's
way of getting people to think
deeper about life.
I want to inspire people, to learn,
to see, to read, and to find joy,
pleasure and excitement in the mys-
tery of life and the world around
us,'' Mr Eastwood said.
I think at the end of the day
that's what libraries do.
It's about the knowledge and the
passion to learn and be excited by
stories and science, literature and
The notes began appearing at the
beginning of May, and his identity
remained secret for four weeks.
He was discovered by library cus-
todian Laureen Ruwhiu who found
a note written on similar squares of
paper sitting next to Mr Eastwood
as he studied.
With his identity now known, Mr
Eastwood continues to leave notes
around the library and is sharing
his photography by placing images
It's all very personal but through
this project and public art I'm trying
to interact with the public,'' he said.
To get a communication and dia-
logue going between us.
It's amazing what you can learn
from just talking to people, it
inspires me and pushes me to be
I'd be really happy at the end of
the day if it simply made people
smile, or that they even took the
time to read it, absorbed the facts
and then just regurgitated it later in
Folding paper helped him cope
with difficult times in his life, a sol-
ace he wants to share with others.
Mr Eastwood hopes to share his
philosophies with other library
users and encourage people to think
more deeply about life.
Messages included: You are one
day closer to the end of your life --
think about it and make it count''.
Did you know only 5 per cent of
what you see is directly in focus and
And trivia such as On average,
for every kiss, 278 families of micro
bacteria are transferred. Don't be
scared -- kissing boosts the immune
Though the notes are seemingly
randomly placed Mr Eastwood left
each note next to books significant
to him, and in areas where he
thought they might get a strong
Some of them went unnoticed for
weeks; even though I thought they
looked pretty obvious,'' he said.
Leaving messages is not a rare
occurrence in the library.
For years, users have left their
mark, leaving tidy symbols, initials
and messages inside books they
City Library general manager
Anthony Lewis said he was
delighted with Mr Eastwood's
unique way of expressing himself.
Josh's method of engaging with
both the library and other patrons
strikes me as a rather unique way of
engaging in a conversation with his
fellow human beings; we can pass it
by or reflect on the thoughts, with a
smile -- isn't that what human
engagement is about?''
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