By Mark Kenyon

Happy Friday guys and gals! As always, today we’ve rounded up the best hunting related blogs and articles from across the web – all here for you to read in our Friday Morning Mashup.

So take a look below, enjoy the good reading (PS I realllly like “Twelve Deer”, don’t miss it if you enjoy reflective writing on hunting), and have an awesome weekend!

Twelve Deer: The Stages of Whitetail Hunting – Field & Stream: A ridiculously good essay in which Rick Bass “reflects on his past season—the stalks, the shots, the drags out, and every other memorable stage in the pursuit of deer.”

Do You Hunt Deer? Attend the 2015 North American Deer Summit in May – Outdoor Life: More details regarding the 2015 North American Deer Summit and why you should attend. I hope to see many of you there!

Leasing Hunting Land – The End or the Solution? – Antler Geeks: Tony Hansen examines the topic of leases for hunting and if they are a good or bad thing.

Hang Em Right – Part 2 – Winchester World of Whitetails: Helpful advice for setting up a stand safely.

How to Deal With Missing – Field & Stream:  A great article from David Petzl examining the art of missing and what can be gained from it.

Making It: The New Media Star, Mark Kenyon – Outdoor Life: If you haven’t seen it yet, here’s the online version of my feature in Outdoor Life about how I make a living from Wired To Hunt.

Mapping Hot Spots – Midwest Whitetail: Bill Winke spends some time in this episode showing how you can use maps to scout and better understand your hunting properties.

Wild Game Recipe: Venison Posole – Field & Stream: A delicious  mexican stew of sorts than I’m just dying to try with my next venison roast.