Lash the Surf – Part 1

Guest Blogger: Michael Vorhis, author of ARCHANGEL suspense thriller, OPEN DISTANCE adventure thriller & more to come.

You get hit, full frontal impact, by a steaming freight train, but you manage to stay on your feet. Another one is coming and you brace for it but stand your ground. You’re cold and wet. It doesn’t matter; you’re thinking about something else. You’re fly fishing.

Surf Fish
Surf Fish

There are few experiences quite like fly fishing a beach in the early morning hours, pelicans dive-bombing schools of baitfish a few yards offshore or ridge-soaring minute faces of waves…cormorants going subsurface for anchovies in solitude…gulls wheeling and crying overhead. That many kinds of fish feed in the surf comes as no surprise, but catching them remains a special skill.

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