Great analysis of Poe's stories . I now want to go back and read them all!
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The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole. Date published: 1764
In essence: The true heir of Otranto must be found before the castle kills them all. 525 more words
‘Very roughly, the book will be about the influence of a first wife on a second,” wrote Daphne du Maurier in her notes. “Until wife 2 is haunted day and night… a tragedy is looming very close and crash! 55 more words
Having experienced a bit of a writing slump lately, I have been re-reading my favourite Edgar Allan Poe stories for both enjoyment and inspiration.
General Observations: 782 more words