Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 in Commercial Fishing, Seafood | 0 comments

The herring’s definition, the scales, are everywhere–on the fisherman’s boots, the shovels and brooms, the edges of wood and steel. The herring’s definition is on the nets, the wires, the working rigging of the boat. Go ask a herring fishermen, “Do you taste the fish’s scales on your lips?”