John Dietsch is an award-winning writer, producer, director, talent, and consultant on hundreds of film and television shows focusing on the outdoors, travel, and fly fishing. As a life coach, teacher, TV personality, Aspen Colorado guide, and host of fly fishing trips across the globe, John helps his clients and students follow their passion by connecting with nature. Dietsch is perhaps best known in fly fishing circles for his supervision, doubling, and stunt work on the fly fishing scenes for the Oscar-winning film A River Runs Through It. John’s first book and co-author byline, Shadowcasting, won a Colorado Book Award. His TV and film productions have garnered more than twenty-three awards, including a Telly. Graced by Waters is Dietsch’s first collection of stories to celebrate and explore his spiritual connection to waters and the natural world. John is blessed by his beautiful wife Mollie and two adult children, John Jr. and Sarah Elizabeth. Their home is in Pacific Palisades, California.