I Love Detroit

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People

    Michigan Central Station

    There is something smoggingly refreshing about Detroit. Living in a world with such structure and similarity,  it sticks out like a sore thumb but in a beautiful way. It's not full of cookie-cutter homes and perfectly trimmed lawns, it's home to a once great city. I find a...
    duermamonday duermamonday
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2009

    Home

    Now let me make it clear, I live in Southfield. That's right people, a suburb, and what?? I came from Pueblo Colorado but this is my home. I love the museums, the history, the architecture, but mostly the people. I have lived in several places and never have I found such...
    omgseriously omgseriously
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 30, 2012

    I'm so thankful that this group exists.

    I think there are too many people that assume that all of Detroit is a ghetto place where people go for drugs and to get shot. It isn't! Detroit is a truly beautiful city, with scars or without them, and never have I seen a place where the people are more proud of their city...
    KateSings1997 KateSings1997
    18-21, F
    Dec 29, 2013
    RebelStar24 RebelStar24
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2014

    Another sad pic from Detroit.

    This is the roof of the garage from the previous post. This house... er what's left of it is located around Joy Rd by Southfield Fwy, which is on the west side. I can only imagine the stories this house could tell.
    Shellybelle713 Shellybelle713
    41-45, F
    Feb 7, 2014

    I wonder if anyone besides me is shocked about

    just how far Detroit has declined. Is there anyone out there who reminisces Detroit in its hey day, the way it used to be? Now there are strings of burned down buildings with no doors or windows and huge open fields where houses used to be. It's just so sad, so many thousands...
    Shellybelle713 Shellybelle713
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 7, 2014
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