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Horror Writing

By Soulwarrior123  (booksie.com)

An essay about my love of horror writing and the essence of the craft. Going back to Edgar Allan Poe, H.P. Lovecraft and others. Read and enjoy!

Article | Updated Nov 19, 2015 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science-fiction,Horror,Edgar,Allan,Poe,H.p.,Lovecraft,Arthur,Machen,The,Unknown

Legacy Part 1

By Ddanielb54  (booksie.com)

Famed horror author Edgar Allan Poe, still reeling from the death of his beloved Virginia, begins penning a new tale in remembrance of their time together. Still haunted by it all and the indelible echoes remaining, the shock of her sad and violent death made him determined to finding out that...

Script | Updated Mar 26, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fan,Fiction,Edgar,Allan,Poe,Scifi-drama


The Lost Kingdom: Book 1: Faded Gold

By Jay Allan  (booksie.com)

With Queen Leaf leading her kingdom with her eldest daughter, Princess Clover, she passes on a sacred gem to Princess Clover. As a mistake happens while she receives the gem, secrets of Leaf's past surface and the kingdom becomes bound for destruction, with hope only resting in Princess Clover,...

Novel | Updated Feb 15, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fantasy,Secrets,Shocking,Mystery,Diary,Leaf,Cloud,Clover,Awesome,Astonishing,Mysterious,Series,Allan,Jay,Mocking,Hunger,Games,Destruction

Loss At Sea

By Elementarypenguin  (booksie.com)

A ship captain meets a young woman at a harbor town after dropping off some cargo. That begins this tale of unrequited love.

Short Story | Updated Dec 2, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Edgar,Allan,Poe,Sea,Ocean,Ship,Unrequited,Love

Edgar Allan Poe

By Zombiequeen116  (booksie.com)

poems from edgar allan poe

Poetry | Updated May 25, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Edgar,Allan,Poe


The Birth Of Gothic Horror And Beyond

By Culture38  (booksie.com)

This is a short article relating to the genre of Gothic Horror, its origins through literature and later through the medium of film and the enduring popularity it still holds in contemporary society.

Article | Updated Apr 28, 2013 | Reads: 165 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Gothic,Horror,Literature,Film,Edgar,Allan,Poe,Dracula


Tragic Magic

By Luna Emerson  (booksie.com)

Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" and Alfred Lord Tennyson's "The Lady of Shalott"

Poetry | Updated Mar 26, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Relationship,Forbidden,Edgar,Allan,Poe,The,Raven,Alfred,Lord,Tennyson,Lady,Of,Shalott


Untitled Epilogue

By Bitterblue  (booksie.com)

Just beginning.

Novel | Updated Feb 12, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Young,Adult,Novel,Romantic,Love,Boy,Girl,Indie,Story,Edgar,Allan,Poe,Introduction


A View Of The Ocean 1st Draft

By Ririe  (booksie.com)

After reading Edgar Allan Poe's "The Philosophy of Composition" I was inspired to write this piece. I will be editing and adding to it, and for that reason would like some constructive criticism.

Short Story | Updated Jan 27, 2013 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 19 | Likes: 34
Tags: Edgar,Allan,Poe,Thriller,Age,Short,Story,Death,Nature,Beautiful,Love,Tree,Old,Ocean,View,Alone

Why Do Emos Write Poetry?

By Gracejune  (booksie.com)

Why do emos write poetry? What is an emo? read more to find out....

Essay | Updated Dec 3, 2012 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Emo,Byzantium,Lyrics,Yeats,Auden,Shakespeare,Lilly,Allan,Life,Dark,Depressive,Songs,Poems,Sad,Emotions,Feelings,Pain,Expression


The Grim Facade

By Xxxvanityfreakerxxx1237  (booksie.com)

This is poetry based on Edgar Allan Poe's The Masque of The Red Death

Poetry | Updated Nov 13, 2012 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Edgar,Allan,Poe,The,Masque,Of,Red,Death,Disease,Belltower,Poetry


The Tell Tale Ravens Ball

By Gammastarlight  (booksie.com)

This Is a tribute poem I am writing about edgar allan poe, Edgar allan Poe wrote some of my favorite stories just new name a few of my favorites the tell tale heart and the masque of the red death. Enjoy!

Poetry | Updated Oct 16, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 5
Tags: Edgar,Allan,Poe,Tribute,Horror.

The Raven's Tale

By Laura Finn  (booksie.com)

Basically I've taken my favourite poem (The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe) and used it's rhyme scheme and reversed some of the original lines or put my own in their place. It's one that will be added to over time hopefully so it'll only start with the first stanza.

Poetry | Updated Oct 9, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Edgar,Allan,Poe,Raven,Love,Mystery,Disguise

Virginia Clemms (no Title Yet)

By Alicechilcott  (booksie.com)

Ginny Clemms, the young cousin of the upcoming poet Edgar Allan Poe, lives a quiet, dull life in the village of Hatting, Virginia, with only her silly mother and a copy of The New Testament for company. But when Edgar arrives unexpectedly one summer, Ginny begins to uncover a murky secret which...

Novel | Updated Aug 1, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Edgar,Allan,Poe,History,Writing,Poet,Virginia,America,Boston,Love,Abuse,Nightmare,Mother,Class,Girl,Young,Clemms,Literature,Romance,Horror



By Nero425  (booksie.com)

David is struck with the news that his friend Chester has died. He is left some objects so he can go through the mystery of his friend´s death and afterwards to face it. One short story I came up with in a weekend. After showing these to some friends I decided to upload it on the...

Short Story | Updated Jul 11, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1
Tags: Horror,Mystery,Stephen,King,Lovecraft,Edgar,Allan,Poe,Demon,Notebook,Terror,Presence,Ghost,House,Loneliness,Colombia

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