Reality Television’s Human Zoos

A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that. Chet Atkins People will do anything to stay alive. History is littered with thousands of accounts where this is so.  Despite having the hot hand of Lucifer firmly grasping ones... Continue Reading →

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We’re Only Human

Pain is weakness leaving the body Bruce Gordon Having had a couple of days off I was perturbed to have spent the second one with palpitations causing my heartbeats to flutter away like untuned vintage car. Despite knocking on the door of fifty I consider myself in good condition. I run five days a week,... Continue Reading →

Rodrage

    Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. Buddah They came. Fishing rods at knock down prices. A fishing publication, now no longer with us, made an offer we couldn't refuse. £150.00 worth of rod... Continue Reading →

Rods

 The charm of fishing is that it is the pursuit of what is elusive but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions for hope.  John Buchan.  My favourite fly rod is one of the original Sportfish delights lovingly fashioned on a Harrison blank. If you've never come across this company, look them up at http://www.harrisonrod.co.uk  While they... Continue Reading →

Two Men In A Boat

.   Sailing. The fine art of getting wet and becoming ill while slowly going nowhere at great expense. A simple question maybe (albeit rhetorical) but even so worth exploring. What is the purpose of a sailing dinghy? The purpose is to place it in the water and allow a mixture of wind and human ability... Continue Reading →

It Pays To Accessorise

    A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it. Bob Hope We're all fisherman here (if you'll excuse the assumption and yes I did say fishermen and I don't care. As far as I'm concerned it's a generic term not a sexist one.... Continue Reading →

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