Personal Musings

TenkaraGrasshopper and the “Squirell Factor”

As the weather cools down and the world starts to look more towards the home and family with the holidays just around the corner, there seems to be more time for introspection that occurs at the same time. I have been seeing this going on with many of my friends as well as a number of the amazing tenkara blogs that are currently running at this time.

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Tenkara: Fly Fishing, Philosophy, Both?

Tenkara is in my opinion one of the most esthetically beautiful styles of fly fishing in existence today in my personal experience. There are some styles of fly fishing I still have not tried like Spey Casting and salt water

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The Ten Colors of Tenkara and the TenkaraGrasshopper

There are always discussions that seem to crop up frequently and have continued to pop up over the years on what is and is not Tenkara. Most of it stems from personal attitudes and beliefs of each angler and how

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National Organization for Rivers and Vanessa Jones

National Organization for Rivers In this day and age there are people and organizations that seem to strike a chord with each one of us. And when we truly get a chance to really talk to those people or meet

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Tenkara: From Hobby to Lifestyle

How does a hobby become a lifestyle? I always wondered about that until recently!

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Peace and Tenkara – “Sharing the Magic of Tenkara”

The following is a new guest post from Brian Lindsay. Pretty awesome stuff and I know you will enjoy it since I know I enjoyed reading it. Never have I seen such a thing as sharing Tenkara…   It seems

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A shocker and a plea for Prayers

Seldom do I put up posts that don’t relate to Tenkara in one way or another. That being said I felt that everyone should know about this and I am hoping that you will all put Howard and his family

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Tenkara and Gratitude: A Letter in a Slightly Different Format

What follows is a letter that I wrote to a number of different people. Some of it might get a little mushy in spots, and I will warn you, but I only ask that you read the complete letter. I

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