Haiku: Sandcastle

two whippets walking between old war defences on the beach
a blue and white whippet pausing in the dunes

sandcastle
old defences catch the sea
on a new day

Β© Xenia Tran

two crumbling WW2 defences with a sandcastle between them on the beach

Wishing you all a happy Monday and a wonderful new week,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Settings: f/2.8 – 1/640 s – ISO 100, f/4 – 1/800 s – ISO 100 and f/4.5 – 1/1000 s – ISO 100.

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Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

33 thoughts on “Haiku: Sandcastle”

    1. Thank you kindly, that’s so interesting to hear! These crumbling WWII defences are on our east coast and every now and then some old ammunition is exposed by shifting sands and needs to be made safe by the Coast Guard and MOD.

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