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PSA – It’s Hot Out There

August 2, 2017

As I backed into my driveway the other night, I glanced at the outside temperature reading on the rearview mirror. 81 degrees Fahrenheit. It was 11:45 pm. Yikes.

For trout…

Commentary Stories

What happened to Laurel Run? The story of a stocked trout stream and a fisherman

July 26, 2017

I saw the line tighten just before I felt it. A smooth flick of the wrist downstream effectively set the hook, and I was into a good trout. That’s…


Wait For It

August 3, 2016

The pivotal moment when everything changes. The event that makes the trip. The defining instance that separates all the memories that come before from the ones that come after….

Philosophy Stories

I’ve lived, and I’ve left some good things here … that is enough.

July 6, 2016

His mother called him “Will,” because “William” was far too big of a name for a small boy, but when his father…


Net Fix

July 1, 2016

If I had a million dollars I would still approach fly fishing with a low budget mindset. I guess it comes from my fishing roots as a boy: cheap…