Many folks end up in Los Angeles chasing their dreams of making it big as actors or musicians, not as carp anglers. Enter Sam. Sam found his dreams in the form of “Big, badass fish. Big badass freshwater fish”. The fish he’s talking about are the L.A. River carp.
From Jake Gigliotti & Kevin Shiramizu: “In a city of people trying to catch a break, one lucky man hooks into an unexpected dream that becomes the roll of a lifetime, reminding him to seize each new day as a chance to do what he loves.”
For more on the L.A. River and its carp, check out Daniel Lopez’ feature from TFFJ 8.1. As it Should Have Been; Carping for Change on the L.A. River. Back issues are available in our webstore.