post today… bigger stuff heading down the road later this week,
basically as August arrives.
is the LAST day of the Life
Won’t Pass Me By offer. You can get the
paperback edition, alone or paired with one of three other options,
at a terrific price. Each book can be signed and personalized.
AND, for most addresses in the United States, the price includes
offer is only available here at In My Backpack. For more
details, head to the Special
August on the way. That means a new issue of A
Parkside View… that means a new challenge
Friends for Local Business… that means…
August, and time for the annual National Buy Bob’s Book Day!
final two days…
Life Won’t Pass Me By packages
month, we’ve been offering a very special deal here at In
My Backpack. It involves Life
Won’t Pass Me By.
the end of this month, you can order the paperback edition of
Life Won’t Pass Me By from us for the terrific price
of $12.50. That’s less than any online bookseller is offering
the book for right now, plus… the book will be signed (and personalized
if you wish), and, for most U.S. addresses the price includes
that’s not all…
can also pair the book up with one of three options: Time
Just Drifts Away, Thirty
Days in November, or Conversations.
Same idea… signed and quite likely shipped.
you need to act NOW! This offer will
be ending tomorrow. Check out all the details on the Special
Offers page and send us an e-mail to get the
is headed to Netflix instead of a widespread
on the BBC about sharks that could be migrating
toward England as water temperatures rise.
up with two new essays today…
burns my biscuits”
food blurbs show the society we’ve become”
are ready to begin releasing a bit of information about the 2018
Holiday Tour for ComplemenTerry Designs.
year, current plans are for us to be heading out on the road for
just two events. Here are the dates, with both being held over
November 24th and 25th
December 1st and 2nd
in the process of finishing confirmation for the November event.
The application process for the December event is in the early
stages, and our participation is expected but not finalized at
this time. Here’s what we can say today about our travels and
efforts for this year…
of these events will be taking place in New York.
do not anticipate adding other events in 2018. But, we are
checking out possibilities, and are open to receiving information.
If you are organizing a show or know of one you would like
us to consider, please contact us at any of the e-mail addresses
noted on this page or in the ComplemenTerry
Designs section at the In My Backpack
do anticipate once again working on fresh/live arrangements
for this year’s holidays.
workshop will be opening soon, and we are available for special
orders. (***Please note*** All of our pieces are handmade,
which can often mean awkward sizes for packing and shipping.
This, unfortunately, can mean additional shipping costs. Our
fresh/live arrangements are not available for shipping.)
will be more information coming soon.
new Men in Black effort is putting together quite a cast,
and it just added a significant piece to tie it together with
the trilogy already released. Emma
Thompson is apparently ready to return.
Deadwood movie you’ve been waiting for
finally seems to be a project in motion.
Crane may be making a return. Zero real news
on the possibility though, meaning no information on cast or potential
to wrap things up today, a couple of recipes.
Yes, I said a couple of recipes.
the deal… I actually got e-mails asking about them when I released
the essay earlier this week about the garden. So… here you go…
and cucumbers and squash (Oh my)”
at it today… with two essays to wrap things up.
up… this month’s Special
Won’t Pass Me By
the month of July… which means there’s less than ten days left…
we are offering deals on Life Won’t Pass Me By, on its own and
as a package.
can get the paperback edition at a special price. Or, you can
pair it up with a paperback copy of Time
Just Drifts Away, Conversations
Days in November.
book will be signed and personalized. And, for most U.S. addresses,
the prices listed includes shipping.
out the Special
Offers page for more details, and keep in
mind this offer is only available here at In My Backpack.
Friends for Local Business…
month, Local Friends is focusing on the challenge of Cooling
Things Off. The general idea is to look at
those things you do to help enjoy the hot days of summer. Ice
cream… barbecues… swimming… and all of the tremendous options
the great weather provides.
out the businesses around you, and try to visit one or two you
may not have checked out before.
nod toward ComplemenTerry
beginning to wrap up arrangements for the 2018 Holiday Tour. It
looks like everything will be based around two events, covering
a total of four days. We expect to have some news to share soon,
once we have things confirmed and finalized.
skeptical of all things DC movie related.
Still... Aquaman… trailer is out.
seemingly geared towards kids… no clue why (other than it being
a really different approach), but I’m liking what
I see of Shazam.
trailer raises some questions, but heck… it’s Godzilla. So, get
ready for Godzilla: King of the Monsters.
fine… you’re looking for a lot of details out of San Diego and
Comic Con. Here’s a page that offers
up a batch of different trailers.
now the new efforts…
first book, Time
Just Drifts Away, is available in paperback
and Kindle editions. And…
NOW, in an offer the ends today, you can get the Kindle
edition for free.
it for now. Should be back with at least two new essays in the
next few days.
Just Drifts Away…
tomorrow and Tuesday—July 15th, 16th and 17th—the Kindle edition
of Time Just Drifts Away can be added to your e-book
library for free.
miss out on this opportunity to get my first book at no cost.
You can learn more about the effort here on its page on In
My Backpack, over at Amazon, or by looking it up in the store
on your Kindle or smartphone’s Kindle app.
would be thrilled and honored to learn you took advantage of this
opportunity and grabbed a copy of the book. And… should you happen
to be so inspired… I would be incredibly grateful to hear you
decided to add one or two of my other titles as well.
you for your consideration and support.
sporadic for the past eight or so weeks. (And sure, sporadic is
being a bit generous.) We’ll wrap up today with a new essay. Second
this week. Maybe we can pick up some speed over the remainder
of the month.
return (so to speak) for Zombieland? Yes… as
of now it is.
here’s the new piece… “That
right there is a brand new box”
little entry today… trying to get back on track around here…
new issue of A
Parkside View is out!
celebrating two years of the newsletter with the July issue, which
marks the twenty-fifth consecutive monthly release. As part of
the festivities, this month we’ve got four essays, with two of
them brand new.
you haven’t signed up to receive it… SIGN UP NOW!
issue is free. We include a minimum of two essays every month,
with one debuting exclusively on its pages. Just send us an e-mail
(or a message on our social media pages) and we’ll get everything
things out with a new essay. Should be back soon with more… “Recognizing
reviews for what they are”
a new essay to wrap things up today. Only one note to make before
we get there.
for Toy Story Land? Here are some insights
into the new area of Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
here’s the new effort… “Time
want to kick things off this month with A
Parkside View, for several reasons.
and foremost, Happy Anniversary.
monthly newsletter kicked off in July of 2016. That makes this
month’s issue the twenty-fifth consecutive release and marks the
second anniversary of publication.
idea for it was based on a few things. I wanted to explore a new
way of getting my writing delivered to people. I also wanted something
that would let me move around the community the In My Backpack
web site has become – for example by mentioning my writing efforts,
noting any upcoming appearances and events, and occasionally nodding
in the direction of efforts such as Local
Friends for Local Business and providing details
it’s release, roughly five dozen essays have appeared on the pages
of A Parkside View. Each issue contains at least one
essay debuting exclusively on its pages, with other material drawn
from my archives and previously released efforts. And even though
the majority of the pieces included are the From the Backpack
variety, more than forty-percent of the essays to date have been
March of 2018, I released A
Parkside View: Volumes 1 & 2. Using
all of the essays from July 2016 to December 2017 (plus some bonus
material found only in the title), the book offers more than forty
June, we ran a contest based on A Parkside View, offering
two signed copies of Life Won’t Pass Me By as the prize.
Winners will be announced later this week. And while it’s too
late to enter the contest… it’s not too late to join our group…
up to receive the newsletter. It’s FREE! It’s
easy. Just send along an e-mail or a message on one of our social
media pages. We’ll get back to you, confirm all the details, and
set things up so that you’re receiving the latest and greatest
A Parkside View has to offer.
Friends for Local Business is Cooling
Things Off this month.
July, the challenge is to do those things that help you enjoy
the heat. Ice cream… swimming pools… a trip to the local lake…
and essentially all of the businesses that offer ways for you
to cool down when the terrific sunshine is warming things up.
finally for today, a new Special
Offer for the month of July.
one of the following:
A signed copy of Life
Won’t Pass Me By, shipped to your door,
Signed copies of Life Won’t Pass Me By and Time
Just Drifts Away, with both books shipped
Signed copies of Life Won’t Pass Me By and Thirty
Days in November, with both books shipped
Signed copies of Life Won’t Pass Me By and Conversations,
with both books shipped for $22.
note, the costs may change for addresses requiring extra postage
is a terrific opportunity to get one or two of my books, delivered
to you, at a great price. These offers are ONLY available for
order here at the In My Backpack web site.
for looking around. More coming tomorrow.