Weird fiction writers and the ladies who loved them

Since reading Coffee with Poe (Andrew Barger) I have become enamored with the relationship between Poe and Whitman. I’m not sure why I have such a fascination with the love lives of my favorite authors: Edgar A. Poe, H.P. Lovecraft, and Robert E. Howard. Maybe it is due to the unrequited nature of these doomed …

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Book review: Coffee with Poe

In honor of my new Poe coffee mug, I am going to review: Coffee with Poe (The closet thing you will get to an Edgar A. Poe autobiography!) While I have been a Poe fan for many years, I only know the basics about his life. Coffee with Poe was an enjoyable way to learn …

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