A curated collection of secrets sure to shock, surprise, and touch the soul.
Step into the mesmerizing world of “Cryptic Secrets,” where secrets are shared through the art of enigmatic codes and hidden messages. Immerse yourself in the intricate beauty of clandestine communication and discover the stories that lie beneath the surface, waiting for your keen insight to bring them to light.
One of the joys that comes with reading more than a million of our secrets is discovering new categories or genres of secrets. Some types of secrets are expected like secrets about pets, grandparents, and Valentine’s Day, but others are more surprising. I have received over a hundred secrets involving elevators, and more than 1,000 describing innocent lies told to children about the world.
FATHER’S DAY SPECIAL
On Father’s Day, I always give my dad a holiday card, but some of the courageous secrets shared in this exhibition express my complex relationship with my dad much better than Hallmark ever could.
FROM THE HEART
Have you ever harbored a passionate, sweet, erotic, or romantic secret about another? Maybe someone is holding one about you right now. See Valentine’s Day secrets and even a proposal in this special collection.
Welcome to the first exhibition in the Digital Museum of Secrets! These postcards are the first ever mailed to PostSecret in 2004 and 2005. Do they look different visually? Are there common themes two decades later? How will the secret evolve two decades from today?
Join us to decipher the coded enigmas of ‘Cryptic Secrets’ in our upcoming exhibition and unravel the hidden messages.
This ten minute TED Talk introduces that most extraordinary secrets I have ever received along with some poignant and surprising stories. One takeaway: “Secrets are the currency of intimacy”.
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Can you imagine being handed a postcard on the street and being asked to ‘share your secret’. Would you ignore the person or take the invitation? Now is your chance to ponder and maybe share your secrets.