Posted on 10/07/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Edgar Allan Poe died on this day in 1849, days after being found incoherent and semi-consciousness.
Though his ending was rather ignominious and his work underappreciated during his lifetime, his reputation has, clearly, recovered in the years since.
So much so that Catherine Baab-Muguira has written a tongue-in-cheek inspirational tale called Poe For Your Problems: Uncommon Advice from History’s Least Likely Self-Help Guru.
Just in time for spooky season, learn how to deal with rejection and get revenge, a la Poe, in an excerpt from Poe For Your Problems courtesy of Literary Hub.
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