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    The Complete Works Of Edgar Allen Poe

    I have a rare prayer for the irrevocable fame and study of this man. Whose forceful ability to survive his tortured life,rose out his need to still the provocations of the dagger voices.By outsmarting their dire tiresome cruelties with the one care taken for coping...
    True8 True8 51-55, F May 24, 2012

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    Still Hooked

    The first time I read poe was when i was 12. I had to choose a book to read off of a list for school and idk why the summary attracted me to his stories so i made everyone in my group pick a book of some of his stories lol and I immediately fell in love with his writing. The...
    meechies meechies 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 31, 2010

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    Once Upon A Midnight Dreary.............

    AND SO STARTS ( IN MY OPINION ) ONE OF THE GREATEST POEMS FROM A TORTURED , ARTISTIC MAN The Raven is dark , haunting and mysterious . And like all his other works , you get a glimpse into  madness and are  left to wonder what is reality , and what is the...
    softkitti softkitti 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 2, 2010

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    Awesome

    Love Edgar Alan Poe, I must say. So morbid and twisted right up my alley. His writings remind me alot of my own, although regrettably, the novel I'm currently working on is nowhere near his twisted greatness. But yes, I love his style. I love the morbid, twisted, deliciousness...
    ladyzantorian ladyzantorian 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 25, 2012

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    Because...

    Dark twisted tales full of excitement. I love it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 2, 2011

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    Annabell Lee

    It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of Annabel Lee-- And this maiden she lived with no other thought Than to love and be loved by me. I was a child and she was a child, In this kingdom...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2008

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    Better Hair Care

    Ok so about a week ago a few of my friends cornered me, you see we had all been trying out new hair colors for a while trying to find one we liked. Unfortunately this meant that we all suffered a similar fate- dry hair that was a bit damaged and the colors washed out too quickly...
    ivorythorns ivorythorns 22-25, F Feb 18, 2012

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    Mister Macabre

    Edgar Allan Poe - Is one of the most original of the American writers. Poe - Shaped the development  of both the detective story and science - fiction story . Poe's - Short stories and Poems remain among the most popular in American literature. The Raven and The Tell - Tale...
    CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F Dec 1, 2011

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    Edgar Alan Poe

    Hands down one of the greatest poets that ever lived. Hez help'd me through some rough times. Just a quick share of my favorite poem from him. Alone: From childhood's hour I have not been As others were; I have not seen As others saw; I...
    applescruffs applescruffs 22-25, F 5 Responses May 31, 2009

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    I Like Poe...

    For one thing, we share the same birthday. If it weren't for Poe who knows how the detective story genre might have developed? Poe is noted as the first author to have a detective story published (The Tell-Tale Heart). Also, I love his other works - the first master of the...
    chillsdavis chillsdavis 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 22, 2012

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    I Respect Him...

      Once in the 11th grade I did a report on him. Then I realised..he's not a weird'o with creepy poems. He's a man who eventually lost every woman he loved. I can't imagine everybody I possibly love, end up dying-as if I was a curse....
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 9, 2009

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    Riddle

    What does a raven and a writing desk have in common?
    KurtAustin KurtAustin 18-21, M May 4, 2010

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    Dream Within A Dream

    Take this kiss upon the brow! And, in parting from you now, Thus much let me avow- You are not wrong, who deem That my days have been a dream; Yet if hope has flown away In a night, or in a day, In a vision, or in none, Is it therefore the less gone? All that we see or seem Is...
    CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F 17 Responses Dec 30, 2011

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    "tales Of Mystery And Imagination" Album By The Alan Parsons Project

    One of my favorite progressive rock albums is "Tales of Mystery and Imagination Edgar Allan Poe" by The Alan Parsons Project, which was originally released in 1976 and remastered in 1987. It's well worth listening to if you're an Edgar Allan Poe fan, or even if you're not. Here...
    Pyramania Pyramania 56-60, M Dec 31, 2011

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    My Original Story was based Not Upon my Like or Dislike for Poe

    I have received a notification that I Like Edgar Allen Poe 9 minutes ago. That was not my premise  or prayer. Just want  to say...The power and impact of his works as great writing .I do not minimize I pray for a healing (if ever one is needed)  that his gripping works of...
    True8 True8 51-55, F May 24, 2012

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    Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before. Edgar Allan Poe
    Luvmylexus Luvmylexus 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    Note: All the answers in my poem are supposed to be in Italic. EP should have the Italic text as well. Anyways, this poem signifies the bigger more visually clear aspects of life...
    Dictatorse Dictatorse 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    A Look Into My past? Note from the Dude: Well, my title makes it pretty clear that this is a very old poem of mine, LIKE YEARS OLD; observe the writing style, it feels sort of...
    Dictatorse Dictatorse 22-25, M Dec 30, 2014

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    Does anyone have any good poems they have written? I really need one
    tbhstephanie13 tbhstephanie13 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    I haven't written anything for years, but I used to write quite a lot of poetry
    Tdirish Tdirish 36-40, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Tell me lies Tell me you love me Tell me it's her you despise Tell me it's her who created all those lies That you loved her And you want to leave my side  Kiss me like you love...
    BornInTheWrongEra72 BornInTheWrongEra72 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Rambling Couplets it's too late to make some kind of vow; I've lived my life at random up 'til now. it doesn't seem to cause a special grief, in fact it almost feels like full...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Jan 5

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    Not one of my best, but I just wrote it to get my feelings out... It doesn't have a title yet. "You told me you cared for months on end, But now, all of a sudden, we can't be...
    untamedx3heart untamedx3heart 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    Don't really know, just kinda random and not that good...: The darkness is all around me It engulfs me And creeps across my skin Slowly soothing the bright red burns And raises...
    GennyBoots GennyBoots 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    And so we explored one another, the shallow stream of a mouth, the small range of a hip, our bodies entangled and vast, like thick rolling woodlands. Like tourists in a foreign...
    Sinamengirl Sinamengirl 46-50, F Jan 6

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    it is a time lost now, not regretfully, but with a slight ache in the heart. so much I remember; it almost feels like being there again, sixty years past the moment. I try not to...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    what do you do when your dream comes true? that's a very good question to me. give me a call if it's happened to you, 'cause in my life I have yet to see. I was told expectations...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Jan 11

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    Seagulls the seagulls screech as one along the pier; they ask me what on earth I'm doing here. it is their turf they tell me; I should leave. I can't believe their voices would...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 1 Response Jan 16

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    Dreams let's start here, on a crisp January day, so clean and clear, and filled with snow; and we'll decide where we might go on a day that doesn't burn the eyes. we'll need...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Jan 18

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    'Moon Song' Visualize light containing sound Such that the shimmering ripples on the midnight pond Chuckles to the nighthawk and gossips with the owl About our evenings on the...
    tommiatkins tommiatkins 51-55, M Jan 19

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    Street and Sky clouds sailing fast past the moon, with angry lightning flashing cloud to cloud, thunder following in deep rumble, tumbling through the night in the fire and flash...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 6 days ago

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    Just Wandering it's one in the morning and all I can hear is tinnitus and the fridge. no other noises, no thumping, no voices; not bad for a seventies high-rise. sometimes you can...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 5 days ago

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    Who Cares? I like to keep it fast and loose, admit I make the big mistakes, forget the real life for a while; that's all it ever really takes. no one is perfect at this game; I...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am a slave unto the blade, It's ruined me. Yet, it's all I seek Constantly craving the pain Seeking it every day I feel insane But, here I am finding it's comfort Yet again...
    UnderTheSleeves UnderTheSleeves 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Someday the test will turn blue Someday I'll know I'm carrying you Someday I'll watch as my belly grows wide Someday I'll feel you moving inside Someday I'll bring you into the...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    CHOICES - Oh tears...such bitter, sweet relief. Liquid emotions flooding my sullen cheeks. Some good, some bad. Always either happy or sad! Is it ever that you might flow...
    Loverofpeace Loverofpeace 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Write about your experience Now life its just a picture and love its just a word And first and second its always there but some times there's a third And then for one there will...
    maleuk52 maleuk52 61-65, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I found you in the darkest of night, and you brought my light..... Some Divine gift brought us together and now I feel whole. Your being expressed through written pages.....flames...
    onitaly onitaly 41-45 Dec 30, 2014

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    The Eagle and the Bear the eagle was startled when the sleeping bear woke; he was looking so ugly that nobody spoke; the spring had come early, the big bear was surly, he got up...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Dec 31, 2014

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    Wrote this when my dad was yelling at me: I don't think I can go on Sinking in my despair Of anger and disappointment Of a bond meant to be tied But has frayed and burnt away...
    GennyBoots GennyBoots 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    The Melodious World The music plays, Reality delays. Getting behind, But I don't mind. The world in your head, Where nothing is said. Melodies and sights, Lit by lights. Sang...
    TheUnknownDreamer TheUnknownDreamer 18-21, F Dec 31, 2014

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    He had.. Bright eyes. Soft hair. White teeth. Dark skin. An.. Alluring voice. Aesthetic body. Infectious laugh. Esoteric mind. He was.. Cut from a different cloth...
    persayous persayous 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Even the burning cold wind of early January Vaporized at the blazing passion of the young girls soft soul
    DeijiDaze DeijiDaze 18-21, F Jan 5

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    Sometimes sometimes it's not easy to put the pen down and offer one's soul a brief rest; sometimes it's not easy, but often it's best. sometimes it's not easy to belt out the song...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    Have all candles blown? Have all feelings flown? Have all little love of mine... gone? Oh! what have i done? What have i done? Are you happy now? For you smile somehow Are you...
    Dobev Dobev 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    The Cynic Report there is no great Power. there is no great Love. there is no Creator in Heaven above. there is no great Answer. there is no great Truth. there is no great...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Jan 6

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    I call this one: Daily Routine Keep the peace Keep the pain Stop the feeling Close the vein Slow your mind Hold your breath Stop the crying Try to rest
    ChiascuroGirl ChiascuroGirl 22-25, F Jan 7

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