Recollection of My Hippie Daze is the autobiographical account of first time author Roy Sherrid's memories of a nine year period from 1969 to 1978. In this collection of stories, he speaks about what it meant to be a young long haired-hippie freak , wandering highways and by-ways of America during the 1970's. He is refreshingly open, frank and can did as he reveals his feelings while skillfully telling the stories of his many travels. His captivating style of narration easily engages the reader as he is followed from his risquromantic entanglements to his risky road side adventures. From the humorous anecdotes in the Midwest to the brutal police beating in Hollywood, California, he draws you along with him. Whether he is in Haight-Ashbury, Baton Rouge or San Antonio, he makes you feel as if you were standing next to him on the road with your thumb out for a ride. Hitchhiking was neverso much fun!