start things off with a bit of news on Bob's writing. All nine
of his published titles are available in print and Kindle editions.
And... right now... ALL NINE of
his books are available for Kindle and the Kindle app at a price
of 99-cents each.
that's not all going on with his books. Bob has also announced...
Life Won't Pass Me By Package
an amazing offer... two books can be selected from five options...
you get paperback copies of the books (signed, and can be personalized)
AND a limited-edition collectible (a photo of the cover image
from Life Won't Pass Me By, signed by both Bob and artist
Jay Gillen) FOR JUST $25. Plus, several places in the United States
may be eligible for free shipping on the deal.
specific to this
special offer can be found here.
more information about Bob and his published works, check out
& Books area of Backpackville.
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2017 Holiday Tour has come to an end. And... simply put...
had an amazing time in Connecticut and New York at three terrific
events during this year's holiday stops. It was a pleasure to
Designs to Putnam, Turning Stone, and New York Mills.
are currently finishing up the year for the workshop, and also
putting together some thoughts and arrangements for 2018.
more details about ComplemenTerry Designs, check out the web site
overall, and in particular the Calendar
of Events page.
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the monthly newsletter... featuring at least two essays each month
(with one taking a bow exclusively in A Parkside View).
will be a special announcement made in January of 2018... with
the announcement hitting the pages of A Parkside View
before it gets made anywhere else.
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is distributed by e-mail. Along with a short announcement
in the body of the e-mail, a PDF file of the newsletter is
We have some exciting
plans for A
Parkside View, and hope you'll be a part of this
project by receiving it each month, and by sending along your
feedback and suggestions for it.
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Friends for Local Business
the Local Friends challenge is...
Holly and The Ivy
holidays are a magical time. They can involve special events,
decorating the house and neighborhoods, and doing things with
family and friends.
month, the challenge is to explore your community and share in
the celebrations. Enjoy the holidays, and spend some time with
those so special to you.
The Holly and The Ivy
December 1st - 31st
the December Local
Friends for Local Business...
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Should learning more
about Bob's writing be of interest to you -- and if it is, THANK
YOU -- use this link...
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are other places where you can follow In My Backpack,
ComplemenTerry Designs, Local Friends for Local Business, and
Bob's published writing (and other assorted efforts). We have
pages on Facebook, Twitter, and Amazon.com, where you can receive
updates and details, read postings, and learn all sorts of exciting
My Backpack --
-- In My Backpack
-- CT Designs
Friends for Local Business --
-- Local Friends for Local Business
There are a couple of
pages over at Facebook that we'd like to nod in the direction
Just Drifts Away -- A page at Facebook
for Bob's published and professional writing efforts.
Paws and Puppy Love -- A fun page on
Facebook where we celebrate Lady, Travis, Molly and Gus... along
with their friends (and ours).
would be incredibly grateful if you took a few minutes to check
out some of these pages. (And if you have a Facebook and/or Twitter
account, our on-going appreciation and ever-lasting gratitude
goes along with every "Like"
or "Follow" you add. (So
you'll have that going for you.))
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and if you spot something that you particularly like... or something
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is always welcomed by us.
great month folks... and thank you again for all of your attention
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companions and supporters since the beginning of the site... proud
to call them family...