Category Archives: minutae

Level Line–And My Inherent Laziness

I’m not really sure if I can attribute a precipitous drop in creativity to my mere 45 years on the earth, but I can certainly foment a personal paranoia about it. This is partly because I extruded some coffee out … Continue reading

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A Happy Birthday

Looks like a certain angling sychophant turns 419 years old today. I think that merits a sub-standard water and a clappy, one-off birthday call-and-response at Red Robin. Good book, by the way, no matter what Norman McClean’s dad says.

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Zen, And The Art Of Kid Maintenance (A Dad’s Travail)

My Dear Lucy, I wrote this story for you, but when I began it I had not realized that girls grow quicker than books. As a result you are already too old for fairy tales, and by the time it … Continue reading

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Yeah, About Kauai

I’m still lounging about in the Sandwich Islands. I discovered that there is a reason trout fishing isn’t promoted: because there is little to speak of. I’ll go into it more when my feet hit the Mainland. My fishing experience … Continue reading

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