1. “The Lineup” of Creepy Seasonal Reads…


    October 13, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    Even before all the election rigmarole blared through my news feed, I strongly considered deleting my Facebook account.  It was …
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  2. “The Windsor Snake” Gains a Mention…


    October 11, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    Warning: Shameless self-promotion forthcoming, but I am thrilled to announce that NPR affiliate WNIJ in DeKalb Illinois awarded my flash …
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  3. The Warmth and the Rain

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    October 6, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    There was no dreaming, just the silent screen of deep sleep, the peace of the nothingness.   Then a tapping …
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  4. A Monday Poem

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    October 3, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    I have to admit that I struggled a bit with Joseph Legaspi’s poem “Someone”.  The lack of punctuation threw me …
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  5. Colors and Cornstalks


    September 28, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    It’s been one of those weeks. Like a lot of weeks anymore, this one has been packed with conferences, kid’s …
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  6. For All He’s Done and Does…


    September 23, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    For some reason, I remembered this morning that my son used to have that small, Michael Strahan gap between his …
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  7. Park Going to Sleep


    September 21, 2016 by Ray Yanek


    Lamps gleaming into life on a wooded path.  Gas light flickering in the fog.  A street light casting a golden …
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