Youmans (pronounced like 'yeoman' with an 's' added) is the best-kept secret
among contemporary American writers. --John Wilson, editor, Books and Culture Marly Youmans is a novelist and poet out of sync with the times
but in tune with the ages. --First Things

Saturday, September 14, 2013


Laughing! @Malaprop's, August 2013
Or, the Fear of Spontaneous Combustion!

I'll be off blogging for a little while longer, as I have a long manuscript to polish and a book contest and an anthology contest to judge, all due before the end of the month. Please whisk about in past posts if you feel like reading the blog, and let me know if you find in gold in the far hills.

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Alas, I must once again remind large numbers of Chinese salesmen and other worldwide peddlers that if they fall into the Gulf of Spam, they will be eaten by roaming Balrogs. The rest of you, lovers of grace, poetry, and horses (nod to Yeats--you do not have to be fond of horses), feel free to leave fascinating missives and curious arguments.