I Never Smoked for My Father

fathers day

  My father smoked only cigarettes. I can recall the day when he announced he was going to quit. I was twelve years old at the time. As far I could ever tell, his staunch and determined Cold Turkey approach worked perfectly. I never saw him smoke, or sensed he had been smoking again ever […]

Lake Fishing in PA


License attached to my vest: check Tackle box stocked and ready: check Rod checked after last week’s worm drowning: ? Missouri Meerschaum Legend bent packed with Angler’s Dream and more in my pouch: check Everything was ready for a Sunday afternoon at the lake with my family.  We pulled up to the lake around 11 […]