Second Anniversary of
project offered up its first release in July of 2016.
to be a monthly newsletter, the idea was to create a way to share
some new writing, bring back some older material, and every so
often wander a bit around the Backpackville neighborhood. And
it has become all of that (and a bit more).
the twenty-fifth consecutive issue is distributed this month,
A Parkside View will have offered more than
five dozen essays on its pages. It provided the material for the
2018 book release (A
Parkside View: Volumes 1 & 2). And it continues
to offer news and notes from all of the corners and neighborhoods
of The 'ville.
you have signed up for the newsletter, THANK
YOU. We're grateful
for your support and we hope you're enjoying each issue.
you haven't signed up yet... well... WHY NOT? The newsletter is
free, and it's easy to get. Just send us an e-mail (or a message
on our social media pages) and we'll work with you to get everything
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ten of Bob's published titles are available in paperback and Kindle
editions. And... right now... every title is available for Kindle
and the Kindle app at a price of 99-cents.
more information about Bob and his published works, check out
& Books area of Backpackville.
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the monthly newsletter... featuring at least two essays each month
(with one taking a bow exclusively in A Parkside View).
you would like to receive each edition...
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It is distributed by e-mail. Along with a short announcement
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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
month the Local Friends challenge is...
skies are a beautiful blue and the temperatures are high (and
rising). The perfectly amazing time of year for getting outside.
And... the perfectly amazing conditions for looking toward something
refreshing to beat the heat.
some, a stop at a favorite ice cream stand might be the ideal
way to go. Others have secret swimming holes to explore. And all
of us have visions involving things like frosty beverages, strawberry
shortcake, and other treats.
how will you be enjoying the hot days in cool ways?
Friends invites you to get outside and enjoy.
Cooling Things Off
July 1st - 31st
the July Local
Friends for Local Business...
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-- and if it is, THANK YOU -- use this
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are other places where you can follow In My Backpack,
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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
are a couple of pages over at Facebook that we'd like to nod in
the direction of...
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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that gets posted on this web site and the process of tidying up
content, and if you spot something that you particularly like...
or something you believe we might be able to do a bit better...
that information is always welcomed by us.
a great month folks... and thank you again for all of your attention
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dearest companions and supporters since the beginning of the site...
proud to call them family...