block island · striped bass

robbed us blind, they did but some can help us see

August 22, 2014 The soft sand along Cards Pond can make for tough walking, especially in waders. When the pond is breached, exiting brackish water carries small bait fish and often there are bass and blues waiting for a meal delivery. It’s hard to make eastward progress up high where the sand is thick, but… Continue reading robbed us blind, they did but some can help us see

block island · fresh water fishing · striped bass

postcard from the ledge-narragansett times, 8/15/2014

8/15/2014 POST CARD FROM THE LEDGE The pre-dawn commute to Block Island has been heavy with calm seas and favorable winds, drawing fishermen state-wide with hopes of securing a parking spot over the boulders and holes by sun-up. As first light made her first appearance, a steady stream of center consoles appeared on the new… Continue reading postcard from the ledge-narragansett times, 8/15/2014

block island · sarcasm with a chance of humor · striped bass

it’s common sense, man-narragansett times, 8/8/2014

  One way to get a fisherman thinking is to make him wait. You get that time at a two lane boat ramp when a freshly detailed crossover with a yellow plate is parked in the middle of both, while the driver provides a lesson in roof rack ratchet straps to the passenger, who who… Continue reading it’s common sense, man-narragansett times, 8/8/2014

fresh water fishing · striped bass

a most amazing young fisherman-narragansett times, 8/1/2014

8/1/2014 Islamic militant’s detonated explosives last week, destroying the Prophet Jounis’ eighth century tomb. Jonas’ life story is depicted in the Old Testament as he disobeyed God’s instructions, taking to the sea to avoid his responsibilities, being called out as the cause of a gale and then sent swimming by his shipmates. Jonas was consumed,… Continue reading a most amazing young fisherman-narragansett times, 8/1/2014