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.
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