"There’s nothing like a subtle sense of humor to catch a reader’s eye and ear..."
-- - - ~ Joe Kernan -- Warwick Beacon
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-- -- "In My Backpack - Stories and Travels of Bob Hocking"

"...its as if hes talking directly to you... there were times I was positive he was seated comfortably across from me in my study..."
-- - - ~ Roger Zotti -- The Resident
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-- -- "Essays to Enjoy and Learn From"



Welcome to Backpackville

The Official Site of Bob Hocking
and In My Backpack

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**Upcoming** **Events**

October 21st
ComplemenTerry Designs
Great Pumpkin Festival
Putnam, CT

November 4th
A Writer's Workshop
Killingly, CT

November 12th
Author Meet-and-Greet
Liverpool, NY



Bob Hocking - Author

With several published efforts currently in print, this is the area to check out if you are interested in Bob's books and other professional work.


The 'ville

Since the first days back in 2003, In My Backpack has grown into a bit of a community. Here you can find general writing from Bob... the monthly Now Playing journal... ComplemenTerry Designs... Local Friends for Local Business... and more.


If you have any comments or questions, please e-mail us at Bob@inmybackpack.com