Bear with me. This column often has abandoned traditional fishing column confines; we detailed the effects of road salt on small salamanders, covered an absolutely senseless desecration at Jounis’ Temple, introduced fishermen as young as nine, penned some tearful obituaries, lamented the closing of tackle stores and very […]
hot on the heels of winter, it’s time to put up fish for sold nights!
“Pay attention” Mr.Hall told me, looking past my head to see the television. “For Christ’s sake, boy,” he muttered not really under his breath, pretty much disgusted. “Oh, don’t you listen to him,” Mrs.Hall smiled. She was always smiling, even while he spliced old sandy ground line in […]
Funny how some fishermen will strike up a conversation when you walk up to a dock or boat ramp while others will look away. Just two minutes of chat, kicking small stones and staring out at rippled waters from a sandy shoreline can prepare you for your next […]
A new Penn Spinfisher V spinning reel lists for about $180 at a tackle store but Amazon will send you one for $130, no tax, free shipping. You’d be a fool to pass up that offer, right? “Are you going to get Amazon to spool that for you?” […]