Bill Barich’s ten books include Laughing in the Hills, A Pint of Plain, and Crazy for Rivers. He has written about fly fishing for The New Yorker, Sports Illustrated, and other publications.
Although the writer did not share his father's passion for largemouth bass and jitterbugs, he grew to understand his obsession with fishing
Enraptured by steelhead as a young man, a writer reflects on his Russian River days.
The sentimental value of my creel was worth far more than the $22 I sold it for
Searching for a trophy in an urban gem that flows through Dublin, the author discovers the differences between passion and obsession