Edgar Allen Poe

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Writing style

Edgar Allen poe wrote strange and scary stories.  Consisting of ghosts, vampires, and more scary monsters. He is known for his piece, The raven.


Poe wrote a lot of short stories. He wrote The Raven, The angel of the odd, The balloon hoax, and more. Poe was also into poems. Some of his poems were To Zante, To my mother, and more. Usually the writing genre he used was mystery.

Your turn

Please read this small quote from one of E.A Poe's poem, Alone.

"From a childhood's hour I have not been how others were-I have not seen how others saw"

What did you picture in your head when you read this?

Judging from this little part, what do you think the theme of this poem is?