News & Events
2018 February: Going to the 2018 Fly Fishing Show in Edison, New Jersey? I’m planning to do a Destination Theater presentation entitled “Wading the Florida Flats for Redfish & Snook”. Hope to see you.
2017 October 11th: This fall I’ll do a lecture for the Connecticut Fly Fisherman’s Association. The subject is the Upper Connecticut River’s Trophy Stretch. The CFFA is one of the largest and most active fly-fishing clubs in the country. Meetings begin around 7PM at Veterans Memorial Clubhouse, 100 Sunset Ridge Drive, East Hartford, CT.
2017 Fly Fisherman Magazine: Just submitted a piece to Fly Fisherman magazine. It is an editorial examining how “fly-only” waters are regulated across the country, with an eye toward how “Tenkara” and “euro-nymphing” fit in. I expect it to appear in the magazine by year’s end.
2017 American Angler Magazine: Check out the July/August issue of American Angler. I have a humorous story in the “Waterlines” section. The piece is called “Trouble on the Moon”. I’ll post a copy on the site soon.
2017 Upper Connecticut River: Back in July I spent 4 days fishing the “Trophy Stretch” on the Upper Connecticut River, in Pittsburg, New Hampshire. See post here.
2017 Scott Radian Fly Rod: In July I purchased a Scott Radian Fly Rod. I’ve been wanting a long 4-weight rod for sometime. And this baby is 10-foot. My goal here is to learn more about euro-nymphing, a relatively new and exciting part of our sport.
2017 Asheville, North Carolina: On the road north in May, I spent a night in Asheville. What a jumping place! Art, music, food and more craft beer breweries than you can ever imagine. Pubcycle anyone?
2017 Fly Rod & Reel Magazine: In the spring of this year Fly Rod & Reel magazine bit the dust. Man, sorry to see them go. To learn more see my post.
2016 Diamondglass Fly Rod: Got a Diamondglass 4-weight out of an estate sale. Looks brand new, unused. Wow, I really like this rod.
2016 Connecticut Fly Fisherman Association’s 46th Annual Expo & Banquet: I proud to be the banquet’s keynote speaker. This is a great club. I’ll also do a separate presentation in the afternoon during the Expo. The event takes place on February 6th at Maneely’s Banquet Center, 65 Rye Street, South Windsor, Connecticut
2015 Fly Fisherman Magazine: In the August/September issue I have a story entitled “Old Yellow Eyes“. Its in “Seasonable Angler” section.
2015 My Latest Book: My latest book is now available online from the Angling Book Store.
2015 Bonefish Trip: My son and I spent four days in February on Long Island in the Bahamas. We stay at the Long Island Bonefishing Lodge. Nice place. Had fun. Read about it here.
2104 A Kabuto Fly Rod: Ever hear about a Japanese custom rod builder by the name of Yasuyuki Kabuto? He makes beautiful fiberglass fly rods. Well I bought one. Here’s the first of a few posts on this rod.
2013 Fly Fisherman Magazine: Wrote a kayak review for the magazine’s 2013 Special Gear Guide issue. The piece is entitled “LUV for the SUP”.
2012 Fly Fisherman Magazine: In the 2012 Aug/Sept issue, I have a story called “Lucky with Landlocks” Find it on the back page. (This scan has the pages reversed. You’ll figure it out.)
2012 Self-Published Book Project: Been meaning to try the self-publishing game for sometime. Well, the project is now in gear. Writing new material, collecting existing content, learning the software, doing the page layouts, designing a dust jacket, researching printers,. It goes on and on.
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