Ode to the Man who Lives Upstairs

  Ode to the Man who Lives Upstairs is a poem based on Edgar Allan Poe’s classic short story The Tell-Tale Heart. I’ve written it (more or less) in the format of an ode, in vague parody of John Keats’ Ode on a Grecian Urn:  the first two lines of each of the three stanzas are an echo of […]

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Ladies Half-Sick of Shadows

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Edgar Allan Poe: Tales of the Heart

“Sometimes I’m terrified of my heart; of its constant hunger for whatever it is it wants. The way it stops and starts.”  ~ Edgar Allan Poe Why do we read stories? Myriad are the roads we travel in life, but no less are the excuses we make for straying from them in occasional flights of […]

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