In 1966, the Bronx cottage where famed American author Edgar Allan Poe lived in with tuberculosis-stricken young wife was landmarked—but only because it was moved across the street years before. His mother-in-law sold it off (along with many of its...
"Do not fear for Eddy!" the doomed man called out as he boarded a steamship out of Brooklyn. These, among Edgar Allan Poe's last words to his family, were spoken to his aunt Maria in June 1849; in October he was found dying in the street in Baltimore, incoherent and dressed in another man's clothing. Show More Summary
There is a story that, while serving as a young cadet at West Point academy, Edgar Allan Poe was expelled for reporting to a military march wearing nothing but a pair of white gloves. Like most good stories, it appears that this is an urban legend, but there are many unusual details about Poe's colourful life and work which are certainly true. Show More Summary
Play Creatividad today announced a price cut for their well received Poe App. Starting today, iPoe - The Interactive and Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe Collection will reduce its price to $1.99 for a limited time. Download this terrifying collection of Edgar Allan Poe stories to your iPad or iPhone at a special price and celebrate the launch of the movie The Raven in Spain.
A horror movie based on an Edgar Allan Poe book and starring Charles Dance, Ben Kingsley, and Michael Caine? Count us in. Perfect for Halloween!
Not everything is as it seems in the first trailer for 'Stonehearst Asylum', a mystery/horror film based on an Edgar Allan Poe short story.
Based on an Edgar Allan Poe's short story, 'Stoneheart Asylum' follows a new mental institute employee who isn't aware of a terrifying staff change. [...]
Here's the definitive guide to the architecture found in NYC's many parks, from the Little Red Lighthouse under the George Washington Bridge to the Bronx homestead of Edgar Allan Poe. Featured: the "best castle in Central Park" and the relics...
As if the title of The Wytches’ upcoming debut album, Annabel Dream Reader, didn’t already evoke Edgar Allan Poe, the band’s music seems to inhabit the same haunted shadows. The young British trio recorded Annabel at Toe Rag Studios,...Show More Summary
Spanish studio, Play Creatividad announced that its iPoe Collection Volume 1, the unique experience of Edgar Allan Poe stories, will be free for a limited period of time. The stories are presented in a classic typeface on slightly aged paper that gives the App a traditional look. 1
By guest blogger James Coyne.Edgar Allan Poe’s fictional detective C. Auguste Dupin warns against tackling questions that are too complicated to test, but too fascinating to give up. Whether psychotherapy or medication can reduce suicidality is probably such a question. Show More Summary
Last year, sculptor Bryan Moore of Arkham Studios took to kickstarter to support his H.P. Lovecraft Bronze Bust Project. The goal of this venture was to raise the funds necessary to erect a life size bust of the author and donate it to his home town of Providence, RI. Show More Summary
By Ashby Foote With apologies to Edgar Allan Poe … Once upon a midnight dreary, came a crony to our door, Hands out reaching, reaching – reaching for our treasure store, Tapping, tapping, a crony rapping at our treasure’s door, And the word there spoken was the whispered word, Kior, Dreams of pine chips into...
09-10 Jul Inspired by the works of Edgar Allan Poe, the Vanguard’s latest burlesque offering is a literary tease. The Poe Burlesque Theatre takes a salacious...
A new video on the “Epic Rap Battles of History” YouTube channel pits two horror masters against one another: The Shining author Stephen King vs. The Raven poet Edgar Allan Poe. In your opinion, who’s the winner? Comedian Zach Sherwin plays King and writer George Watsky plays Poe. Show More Summary
Dakinen01 posted his Edgar Allan Poe diary today which reminded me the first Poe story I read was The Tell Tale Heart - haunts me still. Poking around online, I found this short and thought you'd enjoy watching it -- right before bed. /wicked laugh
Edgar Allan Poe is an author that has set the standard in a lot of genres that writers strive for.
Dropping sick tubercular rhymes. Who's the better horror writer: Edgar Allan Poe or Stephen King? That's a really hard question. One that is ultimately a matter of preference. You have to ask yourself what you're hoping to get out of...Show More Summary
Stephen King and Edgar Allan Poe.square off in a rap battle in an online comedy video.