Art in the Sand

Art in the sand: retreating waves

Bare feet on warm sand. This is rare. In April. In Scotland.

glistening sand

It’s like being in a fairy tale, everything shiny and magical and new.


The sea is cold as ever; we beat a quick retreat.

Art in the sand and reflected dunes

Water reflects dunes and makes art in the sand.

Art in the sand: a sand tree, formed naturally by rivulets

We bask in the absence of wind. No need to brace against it or hurry inside.

Relaxed, we walk on.

My books:

Ailish's books

FIREFLIES AND CHOCOLATE was inspired by the 18th century kidnapped children of Aberdeen.

Set in a castle, THE MERMAID AND THE BEAR features the Scottish witchcraft accusations and a love story.

Paperbacks and kindle:

“Ailish Sinclair spins this Scottish tale filled with excitement and suspense…” Historical Novel Society

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7 Replies to “Art in the Sand”

  1. Your photo essay makes want to be there. I loved visiting the incredible beaches in Scotland and on the Isles.

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