Yes, the road.

Yes, the road.
Eagle Nest, New Mexico. “People like to drive because driving is actually and symbolically an almost perfect mechanism for escape…there is probably no human being who does not have troubles, real or imagined, from which he at times feels the need to flee.” George R. Stewart.

PHB

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Brooklin, Maine, United States
We own a 1975 GMC Sierra Grande 15 in Maine and a 1986 Chevrolet Custom Deluxe 10 in West Texas. Also a pair of 1997 Volvo 850 wagons. Average age in the fleet is 28 years--we're recycling. I've published 3 novels: THE LAW OF DREAMS (2006), THE O'BRIENS (2012), and CARRY ME (2016). Also 2 short story collections: NIGHT DRIVING(1987) and TRAVELLING LIGHT (2013). More of my literary life is at www.peterbehrens.org I was a Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study for 2012-13. I'm an adjunct professor at Colorado College and in the MFA program at Queens University of Charlotte. In 2015-16 I was a Fellow at Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. The Autoliterate office is in Car Talk Plaza in Harvard Square, 2 floors above Dewey Cheatem & Howe. SUBSCRIBE TO THE AUTOLITERATE DAILY EMAIL by hitting the button to the right.

Friday, March 24, 2017

1966 Ford F100


Thanks to Lee Buck for this. I want one for  Autoliterate World Headquarters at Car Talk Plaza in Harvard Square.

1955 Cadillac Series 62 sedan: Rob Hann photograph

Rob Hann photograph. Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

1959 Chevrolet Apache 3200 (for sale)

The flesh-tone paint doesn't do it for me but at least there is one Apache that isn't turquoise. Looks like a total frame-off restoration. Up for auction this afternoon. In Oregon. Details at BAT. 



Broadway, 1954

found it on The Old Motor. Newest car is  '54 Chrysler New Yorker parked on the left.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

William Eggleston. 1955 Ford Victoria

William Eggleston photograph. "I am at war with the obvious."