Tag: “The Tell-Tale Heart”

The Scream

“The Tell-Tale Heart”: One of Poe’s most iconic stories. I first read it when I was 23: an overworked and tired graduate student. One foggy Wednesday evening in October of that year—in fact, immediately after I read “The Tell-Tale Heart” in preparation for class—my younger sister asked me to accompany her on a walk around the neighborhood. I gladly took this opportunity for some … Read More The Scream