Category: Edgar Allan Poe

Reading Poe, Part 2: Gold-Bug, Ligeia, Maelstrom

Today, I continue my short discussions of/reactions to Poe’s works. I’m still engaged with his complete short stories, and will be for a while. After finishing these, I’ll move on to his poetry. Each of these stories, like those in Poe 1, are categorized… Continue Reading “Reading Poe, Part 2: Gold-Bug, Ligeia, Maelstrom”

Reading Poe, Part 1: Rue Morgue, Marie RogĂȘt, and Black Cat

I’m currently reading my way through the complete Edgar Allan Poe (stories and poetry), and thought I would share my reactions to a few pieces at a time. I’m going in the order presented in my anthology, which is not chronological but thematic. The… Continue Reading “Reading Poe, Part 1: Rue Morgue, Marie RogĂȘt, and Black Cat”