Category Archive: Detroit

Romeo in Detroit

Last year I went to Detroit. Romeo was the first person I met there. He lives in this building, an old trucking depot on Michigan Ave which once belonged to his grandparents. He… Continue reading

Sandy, after dark . . .

Power outages have hit so I have to be quick! The FDR in my part of town is completely underwater. That’s six lanes of expressway gone quiet for now but Sandy’s strong, gusty… Continue reading

Go Detroit Tigers!

Detroit Wrangle Part 1 And Go SF Giants! I tried so hard to engage in last night’s third Presidential debate, honestly, but my brain was feeling like porridge. It just wasn’t happening for me.… Continue reading

Baby, won’t you drive my car?

Baby, won’t you drive my car . . .  We found these beauties in the car park behind the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant in Detroit. The old Cadillac spent more of its life… Continue reading

Downtown Detroit

Downtown Detroit Day 1 . . .  We were  in Detroit this week-end and it was there I fell in love.  With Detroit. Who knew that in the first hour or so I… Continue reading