Explore this site and you'll see why I think Edgar Allan Poe deserves to be recognized as one of the most original, imaginative, and ingenious authors of our society.
He published numerous articles, stories, and reviews, enhancing his reputation as a trenchant critic which he had established at the Southern Literary Messenger.
Sam Porpora was a historian at the Westminster Church in Baltimore where Poe is buried, and he claimed on August 15, that he had started the tradition in All Rights Reserved.
He later returned to school in America and continued his studies.
After losing his wife, Poe collapsed from stress but gradually returned to health later that year. He had placed a notice of his abilities in the Philadelphia paper Alexander's Weekly Express Messenger, inviting submissions of ciphers which he proceeded to solve.
While Poe is most often remembered for his short fiction, his first love as a writer was poetry, which he began writing during his adolescence.
The drinking establishment is now known as "The Horse You Came in On", and local lore insists that a ghost whom they call "Edgar" haunts the rooms above. I'm not much into this topic and I need to give it to my teacher.