Lessons in Humility – an average day of fishing

A few weeks ago I was out fishing a lake I had never fished before. The lake was a little more out-of-the-way than the ones I normally visit and it was at a much higher altitude than I was used to, both of which were very exciting to me.

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When the Water Calls

When the water calls, little else seems to matter. Everything but the tasks that are absolutely essential to survival start to have less and less priority as the desire to get out there grows and grows, until the only thing you can do is just pack up the boat and hit the water. This is probably the first time in my life something has really called to me the way the water has lately. I grew up in pretty rural areas and, even when we lived in cities, we still spent all our time around water, but it wasn’t until lately that the call of the water has become something that required an answer. 2016-04-13 13.41.17
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