Health Kick Gives Fly Fishing Sports Editor New Lease On Life
I feel a need to confess and the first column of this season is a good place to do it — 2007 was a hat-throwing year and I feel an apology is in order.
For a plethora of personal reasons, 2007 was not great, despite living near one of Trout Unlimited's Top 100 Rivers.
The culmination came sometime in May or maybe June, when my buddy Bill and I hiked a few hundred yards down the river only to find a crowd of kids camping along my favorite pool in the river.
I knew I needed to go fishing and Bill knew it, too, but when we saw kids splashing, cavorting and throwing rocks into my favorite...