Posted in Commentary and Reflections

A Wedding Message for Matthew and Jennifer

My nephew Matt married his beloved Jennifer last Saturday in St. Louis. While I had the opportunity to attend both the wedding and the reception, and was moved at the first and had a good time at the latter, there wasn’t an opportunity to offer my own thoughts on their…

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Posted in Commentary and Reflections

Casting Off the Lines of Corporate Life

Today was my last day working in a full-time corporate job; officially I’m now laid off due to a Reduction In Force, with retirement starting on October 1st. But for practical purposes I’m as good as retired. Good bye and good riddance. Whatever my corporate career was to be when…

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Posted in Technique and Tips

Wading Fly Fisher Dies on Cowlitz River

Tragically, a man from Gig Harbor was killed Tuesday while fly fishing on the Cowlitz River near Toledo Washington. He apparently slipped in the current while wading. He was unconscious when rescued and CPR was started immediately. He was then transported to an Olympia hospital. Unfortunately, the man died about…

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Posted in Gear General Comments

Scott Radian Spey Rod

Rumors had been circulating for some time that Scott was bringing out a spey rod based on the Radian. It appears this is no longer a rumor.

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