Tom Rau

Eating From the Grey

by: Tom Rau Ruminating over a visceral self-destructive nature to combat a salutary idea, to push when one should pull…. I’m in love with an…

Superheroes

by: Tom Rau Who are the real superheroes in life? I’m currently packing for a weekend trip to the wonderful1 beaches of Ocean City, Maryland…

A Letter to Dad

by: Tom Rau This is a letter I wrote to my dad almost 25 years after his passing. It was originally posted on an old…

MCA

In Memoriam – Adam Yauch A few words on the painful loss of Adam Yauch and what he and the Beastie Boys meant to us…

Roses Ain’t Free

by: Tom Rau A die-hard Chicago Bulls fan searches for life after Derrick Rose. I’m not sure there has been another athlete in Chicago sports…

HonduRaus: Part II

by: Tom Rau A nine year old boy in New Jersey named Karl Stanley read a book about submarines, not completely unlike other 9 year…

HonduRaus: Part 1

By: Tom Rau Migrant sex workers; something about that phrase kills me. Partly because it’s a funny play on words and partly because there is…