When a guy named Mars hit town, suddenly things got down to earth in the Detroit neighborhood just east of Palmer Park. That's where he fixes up and gives away bikes to kids in the community. We read all about it in HuffPost Detroit.
"I owned my own business. I was making plenty of money. I had all my needs met," he told The Huffington Post.
However, that way of living didn't feel right to (Mars) Symons. He learned of an intentional community movement in Detroit called Fireweed Universe City
, after meeting a psychedelic trance DJ who had become involved with the group. Symons decided to bike to the Motor City to check it out.
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