Category Archive: sand

Wordless Wednesday

The gift

  A recent visitor to Cow Strand, Sherkin Island, left this gift behind. It only lasted until the next tide claimed it, but luckily, I was there to capture it. I also caught… Continue reading

Travel Theme: Glow

Sea, tarnished by silvery light. Sand, burnished and beaten bronze. Land, blackened shard. Glow…me, quietly witnessing nature’s whims. With thanks to Ailsa for another great Travel Theme.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Soft Pastels

Derrynane Strand, Lamb’s Head, Co Kerry, soft pastels © wildsherkin 2013 With thanks to Cee for this challenge. I know that this is a bit of a literal interpretation of the theme. Derrynane is one of… Continue reading

Stitch ‘n’ Beach (2)

Strand of wool Now that I’m on Sherkin Island for two weeks, I am doing one of my favourite things. I’ve had this red wool for too long now so I have started… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreshadow

Taken on the threshold of twilight on Cow Strand, Sherkin Island, Cork. As colour, light and people drain from the scene, all that remains of a happy day on the beach is the… Continue reading

Lingering longer

I am spending a few days on my own here on Sherkin Island – a rare treat for me. I hope you don’t mind the recent flurry of posts but by Monday I… Continue reading