The 2021 Traver Award Winners

Robert ChamberlinThe John D. Voelker Foundation…


The Lower Squall

by Paul KennebeckHe remembered his father telling him this was an act of grace:…


Pretending to Listen

by Paige Wallace“I promise to pretend to listen when you talk about fly…


Solitude

by Mike ChalmersI was still in C Block—before they put me on death row—when I…


Simon's Daughter

by Jody Martin Robert ChamberlinI let the truck…


Blue Lines

by Alexander BenoîtThe first map I made was of my grandfather’s garden, which I…


The Best Fish I Ever Caught

by David Gray-CloughA question sometimes asked in our angling club, usually…


Grace Note

by Michael ThaneAlthough I had fished this tailwater for twenty-seven years, it…


The 2020 Traver Award Winners

The John D. Voelker Foundation and the American…


The 2019 Traver Award Winners

Changing Flies by Rod Crossman. Oil (24 x 30…