Shooting at yellow jackets

August 10, 2016 0

A couple of weeks ago a friend of mine invited me and Robert over to his place to shoot some of his guns. One of the many great things about living in the rural South […]

Camping with Rodney

May 16, 2016 0

If you’re going to go camping, my recommendation is that you get to be friends with my buddy Rodney before you do. Rodney and I paddle down rivers together frequently, but we’ve never done an […]

Never a bad day on the river

March 15, 2016 0

On the Apalachee River between Price Mill Bridge and the US 441 bridge, there’s a little shoal where some big boulders push all the water in the river toward the right bank. It’s a pretty […]

Still useful on a river adventure

March 8, 2016 0

Robert asked to go down the river with me Sunday, and that’s not the sort of opportunity I’m likely to pass up. It could not have come at a better time. For the past week […]

A paddle-sized splinter in my toe

December 21, 2015 0

Back in July I started paddling rivers again. When I was a kid, I made a few trips down the Broad River and a couple of slow floats through the Okefenokee Swamp, and I paddled […]

A storm on the river

July 8, 2015 0

When my wife sent me a text message, we just happened to be on a spot on the river where the water is flat enough that I was willing to open the dry box. My […]

The Robert Peecher story: Hanging from a cable

April 1, 2008 0

Harrison was pitiful when he asked if I’d take them somewhere for Spring Break. At 12-years-old, he’s well aware that his family doesn’t go on vacations often because his mom and dad never take time […]