1. Autumn Skinny Water

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    October 31, 2020 by Puff Mud Diaries

    “trout may be creatures of habit but they are also creatures circumstance. The patient angler will always be the rewarded angler because luck is not a factor in autumn skinny water fly fishing!”

  2. Pattern or Stealth?

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    September 14, 2019 by Puff Mud Diaries

    The sweet smell of rain filled the Indian summer sky as the heavily laden clouds fleeted west.  The air seemed …
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  3. Grumpy Old Fly Fishers (aka Grumpsters)

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    October 2, 2018 by Puff Mud Diaries

    It’s like a hipster but better I have never considered myself a fly fishing snob, but I have become increasingly …
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  4. River Brothers: The Tale Of Four Different Men With One Passion

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    July 26, 2018 by Puff Mud Diaries

    My flyfishing life has been filled with the most amazing people. As a guide and fishing companion, I learned more …
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  5. Taking Life One Cast At A Time

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    June 25, 2018 by Puff Mud Diaries

    Yawning and stretching, scratching parts we do not mention desperately working toward that first sip of black gold; the nectar …
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  6. In The Blood I Leave Behind

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    June 20, 2017 by Puff Mud Diaries

    As a father,  a man, a human being it becomes important at some point in our lives to think about …
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  7. Simple Beauty

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    April 6, 2017 by Puff Mud Diaries

    Not a long winded narative but a simple post of appreciation for the classic flies of our fly tying and …
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  8. Old Ghosts

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    March 19, 2017 by Puff Mud Diaries

    I bought my fishing license yesterday.  It is a little late for me as I usually buy them when the …
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  9. Sometimes, Charity Begins At The Vise

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    December 30, 2016 by Puff Mud Diaries

    Art of the Angle is proud to introduce our line of flies (other items to follow) that will be used …
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  10. Tight Budget Fly Tying

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    December 24, 2016 by Puff Mud Diaries

    So often times it happens with economic times being what they are for most, fly tying comes to a sudden …
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