Tag Archives: Bonefish

Public Speaking and Match the Hatch

There are two kinds of speakers; those that are nervous and those that are liars. ~Mark Twain I was at dinner last evening with a good friend of mine and his lovely wife.  He owns and runs a very special … Continue reading

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That’s Why They Call It Fishing . . .

How was the fishing, son? Terrible, I didn’t catch anything.  Well my boy, now you know why they call it fishing and not catching! Like many in my family, I love fishing, more specifically flyfishing.  I’d say my older brother, … Continue reading

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Feeling 13 Again . . .

A man growing old becomes a child again.  -Sophocles For a brief time this morning I felt 13 years old again.  Let me explain why.  I was up at 6am, quickly dressed, got my fishing gear organised, jumped on a … Continue reading

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Charlie and the Fishermen . . .

Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after. –Thoreau In 2001 Hurricane Iris, a Category 4 monster, roared through the southern Yucatan Peninsula and slammed into the tiny coastal country … Continue reading

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