John and A.K.

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Every so often, A.K. Best runs into somebody who is surprised to discover that he is an actual, walking-and-breathing human being-one who creates trout flies and smokes little cigars, no less. "I thought John Gierach made you up!" they'll tell him. I think there are a number of things that account for

The Red Quill Spinner

  • By: A. K. Best

Here's one pattern that will imitate a variety of mayfly species

Loomis' StreamDance GLX Rod

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson

... and Orvis Buzz Off Clothing

Do We Need Saltwater Licenses?

  • By: Ted Williams

Only if we want the power to influence fisheries management

The Fire(power) Within

  • By: Paul Guernsey

She said, "It's the quiet ones ya gotta watch out for." "She" was a (slightly) older woman and workmate of mine at the Connecticut factory where I spent four extremely educational years between high school and college, and she was instructing me about the type of man most likely to be a successful seducer