Tom Hennessey

Tom Hennessey

Tom Hennessey is a sporting artist and former outdoors writer for the Bangor Daily News. He is the author of three books: Feathers 'n Fins, Handy to Home, and Leave Some for Seed. Catching the presidential salmon on May 1, 1986, is his most memorable fishing experience.

Fish Story

A clubhouse on the banks of the Penobscot River recalls the days when salmon — presidential or otherwise — were plentiful.

Why We Hunt: Camp

In this excerpt from his nostalgic new book Leave Some for Seed, artist and outdoor writer Tom Hennessey says deer camp was the perfect place to come of age.