WHENEVER I watch the parade of big trucks leaving Fenway Park, my mind races to summer. Obviously, the baseball players are riding to spring training in other vehicles but my fascination is in the cargo trucks. I love the players and hope for a successful season but my true obsession is with…

I HAVE a few fishing partners who become mentally unhinged if they catch a species other than that which they were targeting. I’m thinking of one guy specifically who I won’t name but faithful readers might identify. When this dude hooks a fish on a fly rod, plays it and finally lands it in …

ON A cold winter night, a certain peace can be found by walking on a frozen body of water. It is often incredibly quiet with only the sound of crunching snow underfoot. Despite the late hour, it is very easy to see and the moon may be strong enough to cast shadows. Although I only get to do …

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