by JJ Mathes
I had passed over this section of creek in North GA a week earlier, it’s tight, overgrown and barely 5-feet wide. On this day I returned with a 4-foot Nissin Sasuke and caught seven wild rainbows 5"-7".
“The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten” – Benjamin Franklin
"Study to be quiet." - Izaak Walton 1653
"Be sure in casting, that your fly fall first into the water, for if the line fall first, it scares or frightens the fish..." Col. Robert Venables 1662
As age slows my pace, I will become more like the heron.
The hooks are sharp.
The coffee's hot.
The fish are slippery when wet.
Beware of the Dogma