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Urban Escape

Urban EscapeGuest Blogger: Chuck Holmes

In the daily drone of making a living, it’s easy to lose ourselves. I spend five days each week grinding out dry technical manuals on a computer. My co-workers eat lunch at their desks, surfing the internet or playing video games. Instead, I go fishing.

A one-hour fishing trip might not seem like much of an escape, but that time away is renewing. A river flows through the town in which I work. The escape I find on the banks of the river energizes me. I can drive from work to one of my fishing spots and have a fly in the water in eight minutes. more…