Finding a Gem in the Rough

Finding a Gem in the Rough

When I first started fly fishing back in 2014 I mainly stuck to local trout ponds. Trout is not much of a native species in my part of Canada. We have a few larger bodies of water in my province that hold natural spring fed trout but very few. In my posts, I don’t...
Are Women Fly Fishers for Real?

Are Women Fly Fishers for Real?

First of all, let me say that by no means am I claiming to be an expert on anything. I’ve only been fly fishing for 4 years and I could fish for the remainder of my life and never be one. So I write from my own experiences so far, and some conceived opinions and...
Why Fly Fishing You Say?

Why Fly Fishing You Say?

So why fly-fishing you ask? 22 JANUARY 2019 Ann~Damselfly Chronicles Well… I can only tell you that initially it was to challenge myself. I needed the pot stirred! I had to prove to myself I was still alive! Retirement does all kinds of nasty things to you in the...
My Introduction Post

My Introduction Post

Welcome to my Hobby Blog! It’s about women fly fishing, fly tying and having a great time, rewriting history! My name is Ann and I am a retired woman in my sixties. I created a blogging site so I can rant about my fly-fishing which gives me great pleasure in...