Good-bye My Dear Hunting Brother John

I want you to know my younger brother John. He died this week at the age of 66, and the Nugent family is in a whirlwind of heartbreak. I’m not sure I can even get through this tribute to him. If ever there was a glowing, positive force of nature, it was Johnny. The...

I Love That Beautiful Vicious Cycle

When it comes to the most important things in life, and one has dedicated oneself to that Samurai higher level of awareness, lessons will be learned, frustrating trial and error will ensue, and ultimately, clever, intelligent decisions and beliefs will be formed to be as efficient and effective as we can be.

Nuge Year Deer Hunting Resolutions

If you can believe it, my very first New Year's resolution for 2020 is to get even more intense this year than ever before. You know, full-tilt boogie, double-slam Gonzo carpe diem, life, liberty and pursuit of happiness like a man possessed!

Holiday Hunting

Here’s to the ultimate Merry Christmas to all of my fellow American deer hunting backstrap BloodBrothers out there who also cherish such important family time together during these very special holidays.

How’s That for a First Buck?

Two teenagers go out hunting and come back with a Boone-and-Crockett-class buck. Some might call it beginner’s luck. We will call it divine intervention on a grandiose scale. This story starts with two high school buddies: Nathan Schmitt and Brycen Dumke of Hubertus, Wisconsin. Brycen is a 15-year-old who has already bagged deer and...

Nugent: Launch!

Relentless Pursuit

There really is an indescribable predator pulse that we can learn and connect with if we truly dig deep into our psyche. Combined with sheer relentless determination, such intellectual application can dramatically increase our chances of success, in all of life's pursuits.