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by dj1212
Sun Jan 29, 2023 3:01 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Old Pink Lady
Replies: 8
Views: 218

Re: Old Pink Lady

Another fly shared here that I want to tie. lol

Doug J.
by dj1212
Tue Jan 24, 2023 1:16 am
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: March Brown Flymph (swap flies)
Replies: 13
Views: 312

Re: March Brown Flymph (swap flies)

Beautiful flies!

Doug J.
by dj1212
Thu Jan 19, 2023 5:55 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Grouse and Pheasant
Replies: 11
Views: 259

Re: Grouse and Pheasant

Great looking fly. Going to tie some. :) Thanks for sharing.

Doug J.
by dj1212
Thu Jan 05, 2023 6:36 pm
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: Fly Fishing Poem
Replies: 11
Views: 233

Re: Fly Fishing Poem

Having reread the entire verse I do like these last few lines. "Around the steel no tortur'd worm shall twine. No blood of living insect stain my line; Let me, less cruel, cast the feather'd hook, With pliant rod athwart the pebbled brook, Silent along the mazy margin stray, And with the fur-wr...
by dj1212
Thu Jan 05, 2023 6:29 pm
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: Fly Fishing Poem
Replies: 11
Views: 233

Re: Fly Fishing Poem

Doug J., Fantastic! Can't wait to hear what you will find for us! Lots of reading, lots! Doug D. You know I was never a big reader except fly fishing books. lol Some I've read over and over and over. By the way The British Anglers Manual was dated something like 1848. So even then that verse was pr...
by dj1212
Thu Jan 05, 2023 6:17 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Needs a name
Replies: 9
Views: 508

Re: Needs a name

That's a beauty. Nice job.

Doug J.
by dj1212
Wed Jan 04, 2023 5:38 pm
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: Fly Fishing Poem
Replies: 11
Views: 233

Re: Fly Fishing Poem

DOUGSDEN wrote: Sun Jan 01, 2023 8:56 pm Doug,
Indeed I do like it! It just fits and I am certain everyone on the forum will like it too!
Do you have more?
Doug D.
No more at the moment but I'm always on the lookout.

Doug J.
by dj1212
Tue Jan 03, 2023 5:36 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Tups Indispensable
Replies: 75
Views: 61468

Re: Tups Indispensable

Terrestrial12 wrote: Tue Jan 03, 2023 7:54 am dj-if I'm tying one to take a picture of or tying them flymph style I use pale honey dun. For just a fishin fly I use light blue dun or cream.
I use the same colors. I wonder if there's another fly pattern tied in so many little variations. :)
by dj1212
Mon Jan 02, 2023 10:58 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Tups Indispensable
Replies: 75
Views: 61468

Re: Tups Indispensable

Enjoying this thread. I have another question. What hackle color do you like for your Tups? If it's the yellow spangled dun where did you ever find it? :) Thanks.

Doug J.
by dj1212
Sun Jan 01, 2023 6:33 pm
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: Fly Fishing Poem
Replies: 11
Views: 233

Fly Fishing Poem

I was reading through a post about a particular wet fly from a book titled The British Anglers Manual. Looking through it on the internet archive I came across this poem. ** He shakes the boughs that on the margin grow, Which o^er the stream a waving forest throw, When, if an insect fall (his certai...