“Surfing and making music, along with fly fishing as a way to connect with our hearts, is the path for me.  They are all endeavours of intimacy and exploration.  Flying across the water on a wave that came from a storm a couple of thousand miles away with the end result of that energy collapse on a coral reef or sandbar allowing you to feel like a bird flying in the clouds….how could there ever be words for that?  We are all casting out our lines in life to see what may come, so the fish that we connect with are metaphorical in every sense of the word.”

Our issue 17 profile, writer Riverhorse Nakadate, on what makes him (and most likely you) tick. Read the full interview in issue 17 of The Mission below.