Don Barone

Troubled Water

Oct 15, 2009

The Red River is now vanilla latte brown. I am ten floors above it, but still moved.

One cast from glory

Oct 9, 2009

Ladies of the WBT Championship, you need to know just one thing, you are one cast from glory. Destiny rides on your line.

A baseball cap for Victor

Sep 16, 2009

In a small town in Connecticut, there is a very happy young man. I'm writing about, Victor, and his baseball cap.

A livewell for Tony

Sep 15, 2009

his is the porch rocker where the wisdom of life came from. Me sitting on wooden steps, Gram rocking and talking. To this day I can't think about doing the right thing without hearing the faint creaking of wood.

Confessions of a selfish jerk

Sep 12, 2009

Universe Fact 1: If you are talking while you are ironing, whatever it is that you are saying is the truth. Universe Fact 2: Love Wins.

Alabama sky

Sep 12, 2009

As I sit on the dock and write this, I can see and hear 12 of the best of the best race back and forth across Lake Jordan, allegedly chasing Bass. In fact, they chase themselves, and what lies inside.

Scenes from Lake Champlain

Aug 27, 2009

Before me, 362 anglers, Pro's and Co's about to live their dream. Once again. And I'm jealous...

Plattsburgh ... I'm back!

Aug 20, 2009

ESPNOutdoors.com sent me to be in a fishing tournament. I had no idea they had fishing tournaments. I figured it was just a bunch of guys on a pier with a ham sandwich and a worm. I was wrong. Way wrong.

Marriage and a bag of fish

Jun 5, 2009

I've been married for 35 years to the same woman, Barb. Yeah, I know what you're thinking, I'm pretty sure she can't believe it either.

Beauty and a Beast

May 6, 2009

Let me tell you this: It's near impossible to hit a chipmunk with an ironing board. I actually have no idea what a chipmunk is, or why we need them, but I do know this: They are not afraid of TV remotes.

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