Freeze Frame Chapter 11

By Glyn Wade / February 28, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs / No Comments

Chapter Eleven (In which Phil finally shows Paula the picture) ‘That’s pretty amazing’ she said ‘I mean I’m not an expert but for your first go that’s incredible. Everything is so crisp and clear including Biggles’ fur even though you can tell that he’s walking. That’s fantastic dear.’ She kissed him affectionately on the forehead […]

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Freeze Frame Chapter 10

By Glyn Wade / February 24, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs, Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Ten (ebay) Phil loved ebay. He had a 100% feedback score. He had also bought a number of things that Paula had had to tidy away and he’d sold things that had cost him more money than he made. You know those ‘joke’ auctions where people put for example, a used sock up for […]

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Freeze Frame Chapter 9

By Glyn Wade / February 21, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs, Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Nine (In which the plot develops….what do you mean ‘what plot??’) ‘What other parcel?’ ‘Oh for goodness sake Phil, you had two parcels earlier, honestly I do worry about your memory, you’d forget your head if it was loose, remember that time you forgot you’d driven to work then caught the bus home and […]

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Freeze Frame Chapter 8

By Glyn Wade / February 17, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs, Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Eight (Have you forgotten something?) After Googling David Bailey to make sure he was actually a photographer Phil settled down in his armchair. Google had come up with names like Henri Cartier-Bresson, Alex Hyde, Steve Bloom, Tony Worobiec, Simon Palmer, Ansel Adams and Annie Liebovitz but David Bailey would do fine for now. He’d […]

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Chapter 7 more cat action

By Glyn Wade / February 14, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs, Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Seven (In which the cat gets shot) Alright, calm down, no animals were harmed in the writing of this book; we’re talking about photography remember! And we’re back with our principal protagonist who had inserted his memory card; made sure the battery was charged up, switched the dial to AUTO as advised by the […]

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Chapters 5 and 6. Warning, contains a cat.

By Glyn Wade / February 10, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs, Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Five (Marital confusion) ‘Any joy?’ Paula said smiling as he entered the house. ‘No Joy wasn’t there today.’ ‘Eh?’ ‘I said Joy wasn’t there today.’ ‘Who’s Joy?’ ‘The woman that works there, the one whose son is in prison and her husband works abroad….or so she says. He hasn’t been home for six months […]

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Chapter 3 and 4…contains saucy language….

By Glyn Wade / February 7, 2016 / Glyn's Blogs, Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Three (Shopping for tomato puree….) Phil didn’t like shopping much, well, maybe a little, okay quite a lot actually. Strange I know but it was more the search for a bargain that interested him: shame they let other people in. He knew where pretty much everything was in his local super…make that…hypermarket, apart from […]

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Chapter Two

By Glyn Wade / February 3, 2016 / Glyn's Creative Writing, My First Novel / No Comments

Chapter Two (In which I waffle on a bit) Three short weeks earlier. Yes, the whole book is only three weeks’ worth long so, if you take out all the extraneous bits like going to the toilet, sleeping, dancing to Abba and other things we all do every day we don’t actually have a lot […]

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