Tag Archives: Watermelons

Typhoon Number 12 rips through Shikoku

This is quite a record, to have a second, massive, vicious typhoon ripping through the Japanese archipelago within such a short span of time…  The eye of the typhoon had cut across Kochi Prefecture in the south and through Kagawa … Continue reading

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The harvest continues…

Was thrilled to have a week off from the university… In this ‘o-bon’ (all souls?) season, the Japanese folks take time off from work to pay respects to their deceased ancestors… For me, this presents an excellent opportunity for me … Continue reading


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Chillies, figs, pumpkins, watermelons

As always, autumn here is so pleasant.The air is dry and cool… only thing is the remaining few pesky mosquitoes…Been enjoying the garden all along and ignoring the blogging… This is a picture of the chillies I am growing this … Continue reading

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