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Posts by: May 2010

Patience Pays Off Again


Posted on May 29, 2010

I was dutifully reminded again this week that dogged persistence pays off when you're serious about fishing.  If fishing for you is just an excuse to relax and drink a few beers, don't pay any attention to this.  It's not for you. But... Read More

A Lot To Learn About Crappie


Posted on May 22, 2010

I've learned that there are real secrets to catching crappie.  I'm about to share the best one I've ever learned.  During the past few years, I've spent more time learning how to catch crappie than any other species.  I absolutely... Read More

The Wind Is Here

Posted on May 11, 2010

I knew when I saw the forecast for this week that it would be challenging to be on any lake.  And I was right.  I chose to fish a small 1800-acre lake near Bowie, TX called Amon G. Carter Lake.  I chose it because of its small size... Read More

Do Not Eat At This Restaurant

Posted on May 03, 2010

I've been very privileged for almost 30 years now to have travelled all over this country.  And I have eaten at some wonderful restaurants.  However, this week I had a terrible experience at a restaurant in Fort Worth, Texas.  I... Read More

Never Take Electronics For Granted

Posted on May 01, 2010

A while back I went fishing.  I launched my boat, turned the power switch on, and immediately, I knew I had a BIG problem.  For some reason, the electronic gear in my boat was on the fritz and I had no idea why or what was wrong. ... Read More