Tag Archives: Heather at Mile73.com

The Hazards of Scarves

When I first moved to Portland, I took the streetcar to work as often as I could. I got on the streetcar at the beginning of the line in NW, and got off towards the end in SoWa. I usually … Continue reading

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What Day Is It?

Some time ago, I was waiting at one of the stops on Interstate for the Yellow Line to go downtown. There was an old woman with a shopping cart waiting on the platform. Her back was hunched way, way over, … Continue reading

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Only On The Streetcar with Heather

If you pick up your December 2010 copy of Portland Afoot: PDX’s 10-minute newsmagazine on buses, bikes, and low-car life, you may recognize the author of the Only On The Streetcar story: TriMet Diaries’ own Heather! And you may also … Continue reading

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I Swear This Is True

I was waiting for the streetcar earlier this evening and it began to snow. It’s been snowing off and on for the four past days. Another person waiting for the streetcar, obviously a man in drag, was quite giddy and … Continue reading

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I Am NOT a Dork for Star Trek

I was taking the streetcar home tonight, and with most forms of public transportation, there is an automated voice announcing the stops. The streetcar is fairly new and squeaky clean. It takes a little longer for me to get to … Continue reading

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