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.


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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 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.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Toolboxes & Workshops

                                                             Brooklin Boat Yard. Brooklin, Maine.
                                                                    Don's toolboxes. Marfa, Texas
                                 Dan Picasso's shop. Marathon, Texas
                                                                   Dan Picasso's shop. Marathon, Texas
                                                                                Don's bike shop. Marfa, Texas

                                                   Don's bike shop, Marfa Texas
                                                 Socket set from Liberty Tool. Brooklin, Maine
                                                                                      Toolbox. Brooklin, Maine
                                                              Bill Grant's Boatyard. Sedgwick, Maine.
                                                                             Writing room. Brooklin, Maine.


  1. Thousands of used DAF Truck
    for sale from truck traders and operators at trucklocator.All makes and models of lorries-find tippers,tractor units and rigids for sale in the UK

  2. Several tools are in this work shop. This workshop looks small but thousands of tools are in it.