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, July 20, 2018

1961 Land Rover 109 Series II


The truck's for sale up in TCFKAOA, The Country Formerly Known As Our Ally. Details on B-A-T. Speaking of Canadians, and land Rovers, check out Grizzly Torque.

Esther Bubley: New York 1940s

All photos Esther Bubley.


Thursday, July 19, 2018

That's Central Park, Banff. Ford COE, over several tops.

from Alex Emond: "I was just looking at some vintage and custom cars downtown , here in Banff . They are gathered by Central Park. This truck was mighty excessive. Well done, expensive build . You'd have to call it a head turner. Cheers-- Alex"





Monday, July 16, 2018

1954 Chevrolet Bel Air

from Stephen Hendrickson: "Just another Powerglide abandoned beside the dumpsters. Goshen, NY"