The Northern Hemisphere marks the autumnal equinox on Friday, September 22, 2017, at exactly 4:02 P.M. EDT. This is the REAL official end of summer, not Labor Day. Enjoy the season’s last rays with one of these refreshing libations from some of summer’s … Continue reading Five Fabulous Cocktails to Kiss Summer Goodbye
Triggerfish are a funny looking, fun to catch summer species in the New York/NJ bite. They usually swim up in the gulfstream as the waters warm and show up on the reefs in mid-July while party boats are targeting sea … Continue reading Spearfishing for Triggerfish in Hampton Bays
“I can teach a chimp how to make linguini and clams. I can’t teach a chimp to dream about it and think about how great it is.” — Mario Batali Clams are God’s way of saying “Here, taste the ocean”. … Continue reading Three Clam Recipes Just for the Shuck of It!
With the wild Atlantic on one side and the fast moving tidal Shrewsbury River on the other, Sea Bright, NJ is a thin ribbon of land that is very close to the water in every way. A regular full moon … Continue reading Sea Bright, NJ- The Ocean Close to the City
Chapter 5 New Blends of Evil A ripe moon sits low on Raritan Bay exposing every ripple and disturbance on the calm water. The occasional baitfish jumps, a larger predator snaps and there is the odd bird movement, but it … Continue reading The Ghosts of Magic Beach- Excerpt 5
Chapter Four “California Screaming” It is the beginning of a glorious Keyport spring evening. The sun descends over a glassy calm RaritanBay. Along the waterfront walk people stroll in the warm glow. A ragged daisy chain of fishing boats chugs … Continue reading The Ghosts of Magic Beach- Excerpt 4
Chapter 3 Just Down The Road If you asked most people who worked at AFF (Allied Fragrance and Flavor) what went on in the basement of section two, they would probably say something about a classified research grant. A small … Continue reading The Ghost of Magic Beach- Excerpt 3