Dave Zoby is the fly-fishing editor at Strung magazine. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in the Sun, the Missouri Review, Gray’s Sporting Journal, and many others. His first book, Fire on the Beach (Scribner), tells the lost history of Richard Etheridge and his crew of African American lifesavers on the storm-swept coast of North Carolina. Recently, Dave published “The People’s River” for Patagonia’s online magazine, the Cleanest Line. His basement is currently open for those in need.