Finally after - literally - years of trying, I've had a proper paid-for article accepted by Waterlog, the world's most peculiar fishing magazine. Should you be inclined to seek it out, it's in the Spring 2006 edition, somewhere near the back, and it's called Ray and the Needle.
About the author
Rob Beattie is the other of several popular fishing books. He's also a regular contributor to Waterlog magazine.