Where: The Sound
When: Saturday and Sunday
Conditions: Calm, overcast then sunny, humid
Flies used: Clousers
Species pursued: Coho
Songs of the day: “Dancing With Myself,” Billy Idol
From time to time, the words echo in my head.
“Sometimes you have to go with your gut.”
My father, as I’m sure most fathers have done with their children, shared this bit of parental wisdom with me many years ago.
Though I’ve since forgotten the context, the words’ meaning has seen
much use since that day–usually as a remedy for my tendency to
overthink fishing …