Poe stories, books, poems, and more

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"TTH" is a completely unnecessary 21st century retelling of the Gothic classic, "The Tell Tale Heart." More Mean Girls than Masterpiece Mystery. I wrote it mostly to amuse myself, but I hope others will enjoy it too. My sincerest apologies to the great Edgar Allan Poe. Read More
A man consumed in grief; a re-telling of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven." Read More

Tags: death, raven, poe, crow, widower

A man is plagued by nightmares of a mysterious, shadowed entity. Read More
A man sees a face in a coffee shop Read More
A prequel to Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven, the story explores the character of both the main protagonist in the Raven as well as the girl, Lenore. Read More

Reads: 156

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Who knows. It could have happened in this way. Read More

Tags: raven, winter, poe

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! Read More

Poem / Horror

July 15, 2015

Reads: 565

Comments: 9

The 'The Odd Ones' House

Trapped within a prison created by man. Trapped within a prison created by yourself. Facing the ugliness of death and the uncertainty of life. Struggling to remain a person. Read More
Piece together the history of the colony of New Hope Atnarctica told through the writing of its own inhabitants...and other entities. Read More
Who is this specter? What does it stand for? What is wrong? Read More
A Poe inspired piece about life. Read More

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A homage to the poetry of Poe Read More
A Poe-inspired Gothic poem. Read More

Tags: poe, gothic_poem

A gothic ralistic inspired poem on human captivity and fallacy....few more bonus works added Read More

Book / Horror

December 23, 2013

Reads: 401

Comments: 1

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(She sat in the front. “Perhaps so that no kid would look behind and fall into oblivion.”) Rebecca will haunt you every time you blink, but you will always craw back for more. Read More
A ship captain meets a young woman at a harbor town after dropping off some cargo. That begins this tale of unrequited love. Read More

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

poems from edgar allan poe Read More

Tags: poe, edgar, allan

Reads: 261

Comments: 2

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A writer is having difficulty in writing his mystery. He is visited by a ghostly figure who stated that he is Poe. Read More

Tags: writer, poe

Poem / Song Lyrics

February 09, 2013

Reads: 136

Comments: 1

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Major chords, minor chords, duality between happy and sad. Read More
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. Read More
This is poetry based on Edgar Allan Poe's The Masque of The Red Death Read More
My first short story, has many twists and turns, leaves a lot of space for imagination, it is about this boy and his best friend, and turns out that he didn't really know his friend at all. What he discovers will shock us all. Read More
My first short story, has many twists and turns, leaves a lot of space for imagination, it is about this boy and his best friend, and turns out that he didn't really know his friend at all. What he discovers will shock us all. Read More
My first short story, has many twists and turns, leaves a lot of space for imagination, it is about this boy and his best friend, and turns out that he didn't really know his friend at all. What he discovers will shock us all. Read More
My first short story, I Can't tell you much about it besides that It's about a high school kid who finds something major about his best friend, and turns out, he never really knew him much at all. It leaves you with a lot of room for imagination and great… Read More

Short Story / Horror

July 11, 2012

Reads: 403

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

*HORROR* 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… Read More
I had to rewrite the ending of Edgar Allan Poe's, "The Cask of Amontillado" and I really wanted some pointers. My creative writing class loved it, but a little more criticism will not hurt. :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 22, 2012

Reads: 286

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Poe-influenced poetry. It discusses the idea of what motivates us, and what happens when we fail to see or overlook its worth. Read More
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