Yes, the road.

Yes, the road.
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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.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Bill Burleson: BANFF 1978 SERIES

All images JW Burleson ©2012


  1. good to see Mary, Deb, Rick, the Banff scenes and you, in the bygone days. HJ

  2. Peter . I remember that Toby was offered that log house and the little frame house beside it for $ 70,000 . Toby didn't want to " sign his life away ' so he passed on that . The log place got moved across the street and worked into a new place . At that time interest rates were up around 20% , so it was a scary thing to go into debt. Alex