A New York Foodie’s Bonafides and Particulars Hi, I’m Jim. I am a big man, recreational fisherman, home cook in a tiny kitchen in my native New York. I hook it and cook it, buy it and fry it and … Continue reading I Started Cookin’ in Brooklyn
ErinGoScratch@gmail.com ‘Call me Jim. This is the story of my particular corner of the sea- the ocean around New York City. I am a big man, home cook and fisherman in a tiny kitchen in NYC. I hook it and … Continue reading “Hook It & Cook It” Fishing, Dishing and Reminiscing with an Urban Angler- eBook coming November 21st!
“The charm of fishing is that it is the pursuit of what is elusive but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions of hope.” John Buchan Fishing is an imperfect art form. Tides can be predicted years in advance, but they … Continue reading The Last Fishing Trip
A once rundown section of Brooklyn’s storied waterfront with dilapidated piers and empty lots has been transformed into one of New York City’s most interesting parks. Brooklyn Bridge Park includes a manmade green belt, saltwater marshlands, state of the art … Continue reading Brooklyn Bridge Park- Up From Waterfront’s Ashes
Strolling the streets of the city, there is a lot of beauty to see. You just have to keep your eyes peeled… Continue reading UPDATED- A Little NYC Street Art
“There’s a fine line between fishing and standing on the shore looking like an idiot.” Steven Wright “Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.” Henry David Thoreau As a … Continue reading ADVENTURES OF AN URBAN ANGLER
“There comes a time in every man’s life when he is either going to fish Or do something far worse.” When A Lady Undresses- Havilah Babcock THE GENTLEMEN OF THE TODT HILL ROD AND REEL FISHING CLUB The ocean was … Continue reading The Gentlemen of the Todt Hill Rod & Reel Fishing Club