The Legend of ‘Champ’: Eyewitness Accounts

  On our ice fishing trip last February it seems ‘Champ’ —the prehistoric god of the lake— wasn’t looking kindly upon us. We left without fish or new lake monster sightings to add to the record. Perhaps in the age of smart phone cameras she’s been laying low. In the late eighties/early 90’s though…. “I…

Pickled Pike Recipe & Stan Rogers

A briefing just popped up on my phone from the New York Times. It reads, “It will be colder in the Midwest today than in Antarctica” and terms like ‘polar vortex’ and ‘instant frostbite’ are broadcasting from the news radio Zoraida has going upstairs. All of this frostiness has me reflecting on an ill-fated ice…