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Over the years I have written several articles for Fly Tyer Magazine. If you would like to read any of those articles, click on the link(s) below.

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Rubber Hackle Hair Bugs - Summer 1999
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Blended Deer Hair - Autumn 1999
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The Hairy-Mara - Autumn 2000
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The Fence Rider Frog - Spring 2002

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The Red Faced Wobbler - Spring 2008
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Lacey Gee's Gimp - Winter 2008
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Beaner's Baitfish - Autumn 2009
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Perfect Poppers for the Topwater Bite - Summer 2010
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