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About Patrick

a photographer, writer and blogger, a studio and press photographer since the mid 1960's, first published writings in 1974

Snap Around…

You know, here in the South East of the UK we are still bathed, perhaps drenched is the word in a 1976 style heat wave, whilst our cousins in the North have their indecisive forecasts. We are thinking of you guys! … Continue reading

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The Shriving of Miss Esme Stamp…

Episode 67…Rebecca’s Spell…Awakening (Part One) Esme awoke that morning to the sound of her mother’s voice calling from downstairs. ‘Esme darling, your breakfast, it’s tea and toast, your favourite. You will be late for school if you don’t hurry. Would you … Continue reading

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“I just gotta catch one for supper…”

You know, some guys just love searching for ‘Tiddlers’ as I did. On the River Lea there’s no missing that thrill… And keeping your toes nice and cool in a heatwave…

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“Hey… Just look at that Guy!” Bedford’s 40th River Festival pulls in thousands of visitors…

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Author’s Note…

Ok, the heatwave is still with us here in the UK, and that makes settling down to write, even during the dark hours, as I do, somewhat uncomfortable. Guess, I’m still working on the next episode of our popular: ‘The … Continue reading

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Author’s Note…

Well, I reckon I was took by surprise to see a Black Squirrel in my garden recently, and the little fella has been back several times for the food I set out for the small guys. Now, I thought Squirrels … Continue reading

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Author’s Note…Snap Around Inside…

Guess I’m kinda proud of my Amaryllis that has flowered for a fifth year in my small apartment. Now, I’m no plant grower, so give me a computer any day, but this must be some sort of record, cause most folks, I understand, throw … Continue reading

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Author’s Note…

Back to Back catch-up episodes of ‘The Shriving of Miss Esme Stamp’ are available @ patrick-callaghan.blogspot.co.uk

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Author’s Note…

You know, when you’ve got family and friends, you just have to show’em off once in a while. Mine are no exception. From the left is Steve Redding, Cullum D. Weller, Anya Callaghan, Adrian Callaghan (Aige) Jenny Coles and Shannon McGivern… And you know, they are … Continue reading

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