An article about the Southern Copperhead.
An article about timber rattlesnakes.
An article about the dusky pigmy rattlesnake.
An article about western diamondback rattlesnakes.
An article about eastern massasauga rattlesnakes.
An article about yellow rat snakes.
An article about speckled kingsnakes.
An article about Mexican milk snakes.
An article about ring-necked snakes.
an article about California kingsnakes.
An article about the rough green snake of the United States.
An article about the brown snakes of North American.
An article about the western rat snake, AKA the black rat snake.
Photo by David Sledge, This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license. Also called the blue racer, these quick little critters are a subspecies of the coluber or racer family. If...
A western terrestrial garter snake. Photo by Steve Jurvetson from Menlo Park, USA, This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license. Also refereed to as a wandering garter snake,...
An article about bull snakes.
An article about the eastern hognose snake.
An article about desert kingsnakes.
Can you tell the difference between harmless water snakes and venomous snakes that look similar?
My personal methods for breaking a diet plateau.
A short biography about the samurai Sanada Yukimura.
A brief biography about the Tiger of Kai Takeda Shingen.
A short biography about the samurai Uesugi Kenshin... The God of War and The Dragon of Echigo.
Information about rock bass or goggle eye fishing.
A short biography of the Ninja Master Hattori Hanzo
A short biography of the legendary samurai Tadakatsu Honda
A short biography of the Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu
A short biography of Toyotomi Hideyoshi, a important figure in the Samurai era of Japan.
My crude method for constructing a simple net for catching crayfish.
A short summarized biography of Oda Nobunaga, an important historical figure during the Warring States Period of Japan.
Some tips and tricks for smallmouth bass fishing, some of my personal fish picturs, and a summary of my personal agony waiting for it to get warm enough to start fishing.
Best river shoes ever??? Quite possibly River float fishing has been one of my favorite activities since I was a child. My family and friends all enjoy float trips and many of us love fishing almost as much. Naturally,...
Few things are more enjoyable than catching a big fish, and few things are better for catching a variety of big fish than live fishing worms. If you are someone that goes fishing often like myself, then you probably...
For the many people who have seen the movie We Were Soldiers or watch the history channel much, you may recognize the name Hal Moore. You may even know about how he led his troops through the Battle of Ia Drang during...
There is an old saying that goes, "Anyone can be a father, but it takes a special man to be a dad." I've also seen this said the other way around, "Anyone can be a dad, but it takes a special man to be a...
Photo by Dave Hamilton Life passes us all by at lightning speed. Between work, family, friends, school, email, phone, and all of the various activities we all find ourselves involved in some times its hard to remember...
Being somewhat of a country boy, from the time I could walk I was being taught how to tell the difference between the 'dangerous' and 'not so dangerous snakes' in the wild. When I was a young child my family lived in a...
"So why exactly is he a hero?", said my girlfriend as I was telling her how excited I was that my 'Hang Tough' wristband had finally shown up in the mail. At the time of the question I sputtered off some...