The President’s Salmon

January 5, 2017

A great read now available from Amazon “The salmon is said to be as old as time and to know all the past and future. Twenty-two thousand years ago, someone carved a life-sized image of … Read More

Trout Quintet

December 1, 2016

If this is light work with several sharp points—fish get more stressed than we might understand and live romantic lives of unquiet desperation—“An Honest Angler,” carves from beginning to end. … Read More

Liar’s Code

November 9, 2016

Fishing through dark times is one of our literature’s themes, more common now that so many of us have aged. But if I remember correctly, Chiappone’s rendition reflected faint light from his trashed-but-best-I’ve-got environ and stared away to brighter horizons. … Read More

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