I am a former professional fly-fishing guide, and I write the Matt Davis Mystery Series, which presently consists of five books: As the Twig is Bent, Opening Day, Twice Bitten, Broken Promises and Deadly Ransom. The series is set in the real town of Roscoe, NY, in the Catskill Mountains, where I guided for ten years. I love fly fishing, movies, cooking (and eating), and music. To learn more about me and my writing, please visit my website at: http://www.joeperronejr.com.
Today, we Americans celebrate the 4th of July, as we have every year since 1776. But that date has a special meaning for me, separate and apart from it being our nation’s birthday. You see, my grandmother, Eugenia Perrone Natale, … Continue reading →