10-18-13 Hope

My friend, Scott, may dispute my choice of the word “hope” in the title of this post. I have no idea if he was hopeful when he took his rod and reel out into the gentle surf at sunset on a perfect October evening along the Florida Gulf Coast. I know he would rather catch…

07-14-12 A Pre-Tourney Prayer

I am sorry to admit that I was so caught up in finding good photos that I have no idea what the prayer these fisherman were bowing their heads for said. I suspect it asked God for safety and good fishin’. The event was the Lake Oahe stop of the national FLW Walleye tournament. The…

07-06-12 One Last Fish

My friend Scott P and I had spent a great week on my sailboat on Lake Oahe in South Dakota. It was incredibly hot but that was OK with us. We had made our way back to the marina and were mostly packed and ready to leave when we decided to go out for one…