In Bahrain, the citizen seems to be the unquenchable fount of money. Funds which most here are in desperate need of, are dragged out of our pockets by unremitting fines, fees and other government charges and levies. Last month, the Traffic Dept had its fun by sending us speeding fines that were more than a […]
Bulbul hatchling, originally uploaded by malyousif. The first to hatch of the bulbuls who have nested in one of our ficuses. I’ll dedicate this shot to my father, who departed this world one year ago tomorrow. Have a wonderful, peaceful and joyous Friday my friends.
Bulbul in the palm, originally uploaded by malyousif. This guy is nesting in one of our ficus shrubs; its nest is intricately woven between stalks, padded on the outside with tissues and has 3 speckled eggs in it. I think this is the first White-cheeked Bulbul pair who nested in our garden and actually produced […]