O tempura, O monkeys!
I. Yellowfront Manor, Brooklyn edition:
(The other two Y.M.s are here.)
(Photo by F.S. Caroline.)
II. Jane Yeh's new poem is featured on Like Starlings. The title is so good, I can't say it here. OK, I'll say it:
"Sherlock Holmes on the Trail of the Abominable Snowman"!
It reads like the best cryptic crossword you've never solved. Here's the second stanza:
6. Time for acrobatic whitewashing of someone's back story
7. Settled how to prune the epistemological topiary
8. O tempura, O monkeys
9. Himalayan word for mishegoss, or a type of pasta
10. Behind the scenes at the prickly ambassador's ball