Once upon a midnight dreary

I recently stumbled upon an Edgar Allen Poe festival in NYC and immediately seized myself tickets for a couple of different performances.  Poe is a master.  I only really discovered Poe 2 years ago, and have rapidly devoured his best material since then.  I even managed to travel to his houses and museums in Baltimore, … Continue reading

Master of Macabre

I’m no literary buff but when I realised that I was near the Edgar Allan Poe house in Richmond, Virginia, I figured I should have a sticky.  I read ‘The Raven’ to myself first to get into the mood of course, because it was the only one of his works that I actually knew (and … Continue reading