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 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.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Toronto Lamborghini

It's a Lamborghini and I couldn't tell you more than that. An hour later I walked past a guy sitting in an Alfa Romeo and was able to make the car as a 1969 Spider, but Lamborghinis lose me in traffic. If ever a car calls out to the Staties on the Maine Turnpike saying, "Book me!" this would be it. Even standing still, this thing goes faster than the speed limit.
Last Lamorghini sighting on AL was in Toronto, in front of the very same hotel, so they must park 'em there as bait. Before that, we caught one being primped for a photo shoot in Paris.


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