I have heard a lot about the strike of a pike on your fly and carp are just enormous fish. When Nick offered to take me Pike and Carp hunting, I jumped on it. (Remember, I have said numerous [...]

Carol Dorfman, 1950 – 2013

I just learned this morning that my long time friend, Carol Dorfman passed away yesterday. This comes as a shock and great sadness. She leaves behind her two sons, Noah and Jordan, both of whom I [...]

A Little Diversion

  + Looking for Carp and Pike Δ Saw only the Carp

Nick, Photographer

You will hear a lot about Nick Streit from the Taos Fly Shop in this column because I have the pleasure of fishing five rivers with him in the Taos area. I learned a lot from Nick – not [...]


The fishing had been decent in the morning on the day we fished the Cimarron, but with a belly full of elk sausage for lunch, I just knew the afternoon was going to get better. Nick and I drove [...]

Santa Fe Artist

I met Kiran Levy in downtown Santa Fe after I fished the Pecos River. As always, I am attracted to anyone who has east coast roots as I do, and Kiran grew up near to New York City. Her subsequent [...]

On Again, Off Again

When I arrived in New Mexico the Cimarron was not flowing – “0” cfs (cubic feet/second.) I spoke with my river guide, Nick Streit from Taos Fly Shop, and we scrambled to find [...]

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