Writing A Fishing Book

During the summer of 2003 I was working with a literary agent in Iowa and Adams Media about writing a book on fishing. The agent had seen my web site and contacted me about a proposed book, The Everything Fishing Book. I agreed to write it and signed a contract. I started on the book on Memorial day and from then until August 18 I spend many hours each week researching and writing. My deadline for 85,000 words was August 18th and I met it. There were days that I did not want to look at a computer Read more [...]

Lake Guntersville Fishing Report from Captain Mike Gerry

Lake Guntersville Fishing Report Fishing Report, Lake Guntersville 8/31/14 This past week of fishing had some good times and bad times, the good news is the frog bite continues to get better, size is good, numbers are fair. The fun in hauling a big fish out of the grass on a SPRO frog is just an amazing feeling. It will continue as we move on into fall and September should be great fishing! We did have success catching decent fish on big worms in the grass, there is no doubt in my mind Read more [...]

Does Florida Relesing Hatchery Raised Snook Help Me Catch Fish?

Florida's Snook Population Gets a Boost from Release of Hatchery Fish On Friday, Aug. 15, scientists with Mote Marine Laboratory and Florida's Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission released hatchery-reared juvenile snook into the wild as part of an ongoing program designed to find the most effective methods to replenish and enhance wild snook populations. Scientists net snook raised in Mote's hatchery facility near Sarasota, Florida, for stocking in area waters. (Photo Credit Mote Marine) The Read more [...]

Clarks Hill – Lake Thurmond Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Clarks Hill - Lake Thurmond Want specific holes to fish each month of the year on Clarks Hill - Lake Thurmond? Check out "Keys To Catching Clarks Hill Bass" in eBook format, with ten spots for each month of the year, with GPS coordinates, how to fish each and lures to use. The eBook is $4.99. Now available on CD ($6.00) or Email ($4.00) - contact me at ronnie@fishing-about.com I may have some copies printed but the price would be about $10.00. If you want a printed copy please Read more [...]

Lake Lanier Fishing Report

Want specific holes to fish each month of the year on Lake Lanier? Check out Keys To Catching Lake Lanier Bass in eBook format, with ten spots for each month of the year, with GPS coordinates, how to fish each and lures to use. The eBook is $4.99. Now available on CD ($6.00) or Email ($4.00) - contact me at ronnie@fishing-about.com I may have some copies printed but the price would be about $10.00. If you want a printed copy please email me at ronnie@fishing-about.com to reserve a copy if I do Read more [...]

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Allatoona “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com August 29, 2014 LAKE ALLATOONA IS FULL, STAINED & LOW 80’S This Lake Allatoona bass fishing report is from Mat Driver, www.proanglerradio.com 404 456 6094 Bass fishing is fair. Allatoona starts a positive transition this month. The last month or so it has been stale and slow to say the least. We are seeing the top Read more [...]

Jackson Lake Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Jackson Lake “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com August 29, 2014 JACKSON LAKE IS FULL, STAINED & LOW 80’S Bass fishing is fair. A Texas rigged or a Carolina rigged worm fishing the deeper end of long points or under water islands is the best bet. Use 12 pound test main line with an 18 to 24 inch leader line of 10 pound test on the Carolina rig. Working this bait from Read more [...]

Lake Oconee Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Oconee “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com August 29, 2014 LAKE OCONEE IS FULL, MID 80’S DEGREES Bass fishing is fair. The lake is full, stained up the rivers, clear on the south end. Water temperature is 84 to 89 degrees. Start the day with an Old Nelly buzz bait. Fish it around mid lake docks sea walls and bridge rip raps. As the sun gets up switch over to a crank Read more [...]

West Point Lake Fishing Report

Fishing Report for West Point Lake “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com August 29, 2014 WEST POINT LAKE IS DOWN 1.78 FEET, STAINED & LOW 80’S Bass fishing is slow. Try fishing the bridges and points by some deeper water and maybe you can catch some good fish. Hopefully we will get some rain to cool our water down. Fish are being caught on Shakey Heads with a red bug or green pumpkin Read more [...]

Lake Sinclair Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake SinclaIr “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com August 29, 2014 LAKE SINCLAIR IS FULL, 84 DEGREES, STAINED UP RIVER, MAIN LAKE CLEAR, BY MATT HENRY, CALL 478 451 0167 ext 1215 (SINCLAIR MARINA) WWW.SINCLAIRMARINA.COM MATT@SINCLAIRMARINA.COM Bass fishing is good. The cool breezy weather we’ve had the past few days has helped the shallow bite. A lot of shad and baitfish Read more [...]