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Tales Of Terror (1962 USA)

The fourth venture into Poe adaptations for Roger Corman and Vincent Price sees them taking on the portmanteau format with a trilogy of creepers.  Somewhat a turning point in the series. 646 more words


Evening Star

‘Twas noontide of summer,
And mid-time of night;
And stars, in their orbits,
Shone pale, thro’ the light
Of the brighter, cold moon,
‘Mid planets her slaves, 109 more words

Seriously? Edgar Allan Poe Wrote Limericks? Seriously?

It might be a bit premature for me to tell this story. However, this weekend saw birthday celebrations for Edgar Allan Poe from Richmond, Virginia, all the way to Sydney, Australia (and I’m sure there were more elsewhere). 535 more words

Edgar Allan Poe

The Raven

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, 1,105 more words

Edgar Allan Poe is born - Jan 19, 1809 - 

Edgar Allan Poe was one of the most important and influential writers of the 19th century and is best known as the Master of Macabre… 98 more words

19th Century Writers

Happy Poeday


Even though you are dead, you are still keeping up the good work, I see.

(Everything here blatantly stolen from somebody else, but that’s what good artists do.) 6 more words

Happy Birthday Edgar Allan Poe

“I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.” – Edgar Allan Poe, 1/19/1809 – 10/7/1849

I had really hoped to be posting my Nocturnal Readers Box today, thinking it was going to arrive on Poe’s birthday with a Poe item inside but unfortunately the DHL I received was another item. 61 more words