Tags » Fig Trees


 Monday: A Day of Figs and Thieves

The items of significance for Monday are a picture of how pleasant life can be when we follow the Lord, and what terrible things happen when we don’t. 696 more words

Holy Week

Barranco de las Agüillas

Here are some photos taken yesterday when we walked along the Barranco de las Agüillas in Las Negras.

The countryside around us is still looking beautiful with the spring flowers in profusion, fig trees in full leaf and the hillsides covered in greenery. 129 more words

Interview with Mike Shanahan

The first interview of the year is with author Mike Shanahan, another talented Unbounder.  Thanks for joining us, Mike!

1) To start with, could you introduce yourself and tell us about your current project? 1,666 more words

Larry King Visits His Daughter's Class

All that I can remember of this dream from last night is that I was inside a fictional house with some of my family, it was probably night, and this house was where my aunt JE’s house should be. 1,965 more words

Dream Journal

[Book-a-Leafing] Ladders to Heaven

(Shanahan. Unbound 2016)

Listening to: Enya, Storms in Africa

“Dear Reader: You and I are related, both in blood and through figs.”

Figs have been part of my story…

2,073 more words
Book Reviews

Cleaning Up the Garden: a Passage into Winter

During the past several weekends, I have been cleaning up my garden to prepare for the coming winter months. Bit by bit, I approached this annual seasonal project: I pulled up the remaining pepper and tomato plants, pruned bushes and shrubs, dumped potting soil into the compost bin and pile, put away chairs and tables, and swept the deck. 315 more words


Community Open Day - newly upgraded Alexandra Canal

This morning I went to the Community Open Day celebrating the newly upgraded Alexandra Canal & other works beside Tempe Recreation Reserve.

The event was opened by an indigenous man who said the area was near enough to the meeting point of three indigenous tribes.  1,478 more words

Urban Wildlife