Spaghetti Monsters, Dreaded Distal Heaps, Creeps and Dark Shadows

Yikes! My title sounds like one I should have saved for Halloween.   Actually I just had some observations I thought others might be interested in.  Nothing to be afraid of, but  I will provide this warning, these are observations I made, for me, your own results may vary.  If readers think I have made any … More Spaghetti Monsters, Dreaded Distal Heaps, Creeps and Dark Shadows

Marsh Mellow

The term “Marsh Madness” is just about worn out, so this is just a note to say I am headed to the marsh and will soon be “Marsh Mellow”.  Hopefully I will have some fish pics to post soon. The fish will be small and spooky so I’m taking my light landing, deer hair imitation … More Marsh Mellow

The “Samurai” System, “Slow is Smooth and Smooth is Fast”

With the Samurai System, starting with a kayak paddle held in both hands, one can:  while standing in a kayak,  after sighting a fish, stow the paddle quietly  acquire the fly rod in the casting hand, and make a 40 foot or greater fly-cast (whatever length you feel safe to keep in the stripping bucket) … More The “Samurai” System, “Slow is Smooth and Smooth is Fast”

Woodland Plantation

Last December’s trip to Woodland Plantation, near Port Sulphur La, got off to a shaky start with storms cancelling some of the group’s flights and Monday’s fishing as well.  Rain poured down outside the “Spirits Hall” while we stuffed ourselves with delicious multiple courses. We all went to bed with full bellies but with rain … More Woodland Plantation