Dog Days of Winter

Seems like lately my life involves staring out a window at snow and pacing from room to room muttering to myself. There are brief respites from the doldrums when I get to take the dog out to the creek to let him stretch his legs. The other day my friend Eli and I loaded the…

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Walk the dog

Winter doesn’t suck. It’s the not fishing as much because those warmwater fish have fled for deep holes that makes it suck. It’s the not wanting to stress a fish that is trying to survive another Midwest winter that makes winter fishing these creeks seem criminal. Just like fishing for them when the water gets…

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A small milestone

December 24th, 2011 was my first post on this here website blog thingamabob. It’s been a fairly strange trip if truth be told. Where I’m at now is miles from where I started and for that I am truly grateful. I started this off with no intentions but to get me back into writing and…

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My unicorn

When the marshmallow known as Fritz went to the park, I also took some photos of my 2007 Subaru Forester XT Sport. It’s one of the rarest of the rare. Urban Gray Metallic. 5 speed. Only 125 of them were made. I might have a problem with my addiction to my car.

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Eighth Annual Tie-a-thon donates Flies to three causes: National Fishing School Program, Warriors and Quiet Waters and Kalamazoo Valley Chapter of TU Youth Camp

Looking for something fun to do in the South Bend area on April 12th? The St. Joe River Valley Fly Fishers are having their tie-a-thon! Their goal this year? 14,000 flies. These folks do not mess around. That’s a lot of flies going to some well deserving groups of people. The premise of the Tie-a-thon…

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