announces July release of Time Just Drifts Away
Celebrating the In My Backpack web site
(July 2012) – Writer and photographer Bob Hocking is pleased to
announce the release of his new book, Time Just Drifts Away.
A collection of observations and interviews from his noted web
site, In My Backpack, it will be available in print as
of July 9, 2012, with an electronic release to follow.
Just Drifts Away focuses on the time period running from
March of 2003 until March of 2012 at In My Backpack.
Interview participants include Tom Collicchio, Suzi Quatro, Rick
Price, Mark Patinkin and Jimmy Haslip.
a keen eye for detail, a smooth writing style, and a tone reminiscent
of Robert Fulghem, Bob travels with the reader at a comfortable
pace and with a friendly perspective through his thoughts on topics
such as: best wishes for a “Merry Christmas”… the chipmunks living
in the stone wall… making the most of two minutes… perfect glasses
of lemonade… and being world famous.
initial release will be a paperback edition running approximately
280 pages, with an e-book release to follow
Gillen has provided artwork and design features for In My
Backpack, and Bob is proud to include some of his work on
the cover of this edition
32 essays and 12 interviews
participants include: Rick Price, Tom Colicchio, Suzi Quatro,
Jimmy Haslip, Kelly Smith, Art Vargas, Kevin Mills, Deirdre Flint,
Tom Sadge, Ryan Parker, Mark Patinkin, Kathryn O’Halloran
since that initial release...
Just Drifts Away was available for puchase in late June of
2012, although officially the release was announced and celebrated
on July 9, 2012.
late September of 2012, the electronic edition of the book was
released on Kindle.
more information about Bob, purchase options, and other details,
use the links found off to the right and near the top of this
page. Or, please e-mail Penny using the address at the bottom
of this page.