Category Archives: Trouty things

What I should be doing

is investigating a story that Louise sent me about the International Society of Arctic Char fanatics, and their struggles against some horrible development in Scotland. Better yet, I could be fishing for char (röding) because despite living for years in … Continue reading

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Fishing notes

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Fishing for real men

The subspecies of angler bloviatus montanus might be described from this specimen, writing under the pen-name “Tamarack” in Mary Orvis Marbury’s book Favourite Flies and the their histories, first published in 1892: During a residence of ten years in Montana, … Continue reading

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Timewasting notes

A new hazard of technology: Roz Kaveney complains that every time she asks in a department store for a black beret, she is sent to the electronics department. A nice touch from Gideon Rachman’s FT blog: As we were assembling, … Continue reading

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notes from fishing porn and elsewhere

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Friday pike blogging

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Coarse fishing in Scandinavia

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heroic defeat

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this little river

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sex in space

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