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The “Secret Spot”

  The fishing world has a legend called the “secret spot.” It’s believed by many an angler to exist and to be that special place...
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Footprints in the Sand: Books with a Florida Setting

During my Saturday morning radio show I occasionally mention a favorite book or two that I’ve read over the past month. I received a...

Next Couple of Months Brings Special Fishing

I can’t believe we are already knocking on the door of September. The Labor Day weekend is upon us and that means the last...
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Footprints in the Sand: Florida Landscapes

  There has been a lot in the news about water quality since last summer. I believe that most of the residents of our local...

Footprints in the Sand; Kayaking

Kayak ownership came to me late in life. For years I was a beach bum, a sailor, and a power boater. This all worked...
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Footprints in the Sand; Fishing is on Fire

Fishing is on fire this summer. The beaches, bays, rivers and creeks are all producing a mixed bag of redfish, snook, seatrout, tarpon and...
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Footprints in the Sand: Fish Trap Bay

Bob Wasno is standing in his second floor office looking out the window at Fish Trap Bay. I can tell by the look in...
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Footprints in the Sand; Fishing in SWFL

I began fishing along Clearwater Beach in the late 50’s. Our family didn’t have a boat so on foot was the way to go...
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Footprints in the Sand, It’s Nice to Be Back on the Beach

It’s nice to be back on the beach. A good portion of my fishing guide life was spent plying the waters of Estero Bay and...
Full Disclosure, Life Face First: Negotiating One Calamity at a Time

Full Disclosure

Life Face First: Negotiating One Calamity at a Time It was my first date since a bad breakup, and I was looking forward to it...
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Conclusions – Life Face First: Negotiating One Calamity at a Time

  I have always told stories. Mostly, I make them up for myself. When I was a small child, there were no other children in my...
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My Childhood Dream

Life Face First: Negotiating One Calamity at a Time  I pulled a bobby pin from my hair with a flourish that was exceeded only by...

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