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"Trout Water" Excerpt: "Terry in the Bardo"

Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for...

Excerpt: "At the Lake House"

Sunday. Mid-morning. Imagine this. This final bit. They...

"Joshua Creek"

The morning was cool, damp, and not yet fully awake as I...

"Walking Upstream on the Matuara"

I started thinking about walking the length of...

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Book Review: "The Classic Sporting Art of Bob White"

I just got my first look at The Classic Sporting Art of Bob White (Stackpole Books, 280 pages, $75) scheduled for...

"Moving Water"

My dad shot the head off a turkey with a rifle from 150 feet at the Montour Run Sportsman’s Club turkey shoot raffle...

"The Gift of Words"

My home is a 15-minute walk from Portland, Oregon’s world-famous Powell’s City of Books. This amazing store stocks...

"Crosscut Creek: A Year of Fly Fishing on an Ozark Trout Stream"

April The following Saturday evening I fish Wayne Hardy’s. The sun’s begun to set, covering the land in diffuse...

The Twisted Rivers of Northern New Hampshire

"The young Canadian, who could not have been more than fifteen, had hesitated too long. For a frozen moment, his feet...

Jim Harrison: "Force of Nature"

I am sitting at the Hitching Post in Melrose drinking vodka with Jim who steals, between sips, a scant glance at his...

"The Essential Mo"

Trout School tells the story of how Mo Bradley was part of a small group of dedicated fly fishers who in the 1960s...

Book Review - "Moving Water: Reflections of an Artist"

In my perfect dream, I’m sitting in a rocker on the porch of a farmhouse. My legs are raised. With my ankles crossed...