WORDSPINNER, short story, "Victoria Lunches."
WALTER SCOTT, excerpt from the Introduction to Ivanhoe."
EDGAR ALLEN POE, poem, "An Enigma."
RICH JOHNSON, updated topical lyrics for W.S. GILBERT'S "I've Got a Little List".
SPENCER GREEN, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in My Spam Box.
SHAWN BOWERS, The Secret Behind Da Vinci's Vitruvian Man.
JULIAN FELLOWES, Television drama script Downton Abbey, Season 1, Episode 3, end of Act 2 and beginning of Act 3 (Lady Mary and Mr. Pamuk).
BILLY COLLINS, poem, "Victoria's Secret" with Explanatory Notes by D. Trumbull.
STEVE COLL, article The Spy Who Said Too Much from the April 1, 2013 issue of The New Yorker.