Tom grew up in Milwaukee, bartended in Wauwatosa in the '70s and moved here in 1984.
Commentary, observations and musings about the outdoors, life in general and maybe Tosa politics and personalities will be the order of the day. He savors a lively debate as much as terrific cooking.
Wisconsin's gun deer opener is Saturday.
A successful fall bow hunt has already yielded two deer for my freezer - an abundant harvest. The edge is off and I've earned a couple of buck tags.
Bow hunting is a quiet, solitary sport. I would describe it as Zen-like.
On the other hand the gun season is an altogether different matter. The camp comes alive with a collection of the usual suspects. This is a social event. It is difficult not to anticipate the excitement.
For you non-hunting Tosans, I'll try to share with you a glimpse of our deer camp over the nine-day season. So, stop-by periodically for updates.
For you hunters - shoot straight and above-all, hunt safe! If you have a story or a picture to share - please do.
P.S. I haven't seen much sitting in a tree lately but there is sign of deer everywhere.
Anyone want to speculate as to why these critters have all of a sudden stopped moving during daylight hours?