Today’s words are courtesy of mid-19th century lecturer, essayist, and poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson. Emerson was the father of the American philosophical-literary movement called Transcendentalism. There are people who
Edgar Allen Poe is creepy and unhinged. Deliciously so. A pioneer in the short story form of literature, Poe often blurred the line between genius and insanity for effect.