There's a spot I've been wanting to fish, for some reason I haven't gotten around to it. Yesterday evening I headed out, joining rush hour traffic for a few minutes, and then I parked in lot that was suspiciously devoid of "unauthorized vehicles will be towed at owner's expense" signs. I walked across the street,… Read more...

December bass! Homemade lure!(It looks like blood, but it isn't- it's just sharpie and nail polish)Went out yesterday, figured it might be my last chance at some open water, and I really should test some of my lures before I start making a bunch more. Headed over to the good old retention pond, 1/2 mile… Read more...



Wanting to take advantage of the incredible weather, I left the house a little early today, my sights set on the pond. My goal: fish exclusively with homemade lures, and catch some fish on them.The first one I threw out was my first hand-carved lure; my imitation of a jitterbug. I took a spoon from… Read more...