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The Damselfly Nymph

Some time ago, I stumbled upon THIS ARTICLE in my quest for flies which carp may find delicious. Captivated by the fly, I instantly set out to imitate it at the tying station. 156 more words

Fly Tying

Eddie’s Dragonfly Muddler Nymph

This fly is a nymph that you can cast like a streamer, and even troll with. A friend of mine trolls this fly slowly on a sinking fly line a few weeks after ice out on a pond in the North Maine Woods and experiences full body slams by 2-3 pound brook trout. 482 more words

Fly Tying

John's Horror Corner: Killer Mermaid (2014), a promising micro-budget movie about a man-eating sea nymph.

               MY CALL: Although suffering from a slow pace and over-exposition, this was a promising little micro-budget movie by a filmmaker early in his career. After seeing this man-eating water nymph story, I look forward to what he can do when paired with better writers and a meatier budget. 598 more words

John Leavengood

Sage ESN 10' 3# Fly Rod Review

Fifteen years ago a ten foot three weight rod would have been a very rare thing indeed. The advent of new techniques and the progress in the quality of fly lines and leaders has opened up a whole new style of fishing to the mainstream market. 1,492 more words

Fly Fishing

December nymph

When the tendrils of cold
Touched those stiff feet
They lost the ground
They gained.

December chill called to them
Like the sultry siren’s call… 95 more words