Sandy Winterbottom

Author

Sandy Winterbottom spent most of her career as an academic teaching and researching in the Environmental Sciences at Stirling University. In 2010, she left to work in the renewables industry but following a life-changing trip to South Georgia and the Antarctic in 2016, she returned to study and completed the Creative Writing Masters Programme at Stirling University, tutored by Kathleen Jamie. She lives near Muckhart in Central Scotland. This is her first book.

Sandy Winterbottom spent most of her career as an academic teaching and researching in the Environmental Sciences at Stirling University. In 2010, she left to work in the renewables industry but following a life-changing trip to South Georgia and the Antarctic in 2016, she returned to study and completed the Creative Writing Masters Programme at Stirling University, tutored by Kathleen Jamie. She lives near Muckhart in Central Scotland. This is her first book.

Books

  • Hardback | Pub: 06 Oct 2022
    £16.99

    In 2016, feeling burnt out from an academic career and under the weight of her husband’s chronic depression, Sandy Winterbottom ran away to sea for a six-week voyage by tall-ship from Uruguay to South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula. The...