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Coronavirus Advice from Edgar Allan Poe

(What would Poe do?)

1849 daguerreotype of Poe (photographer unknown)

Edgar Allen Poe had a tough life, plagued by loneliness, parental desertion and abuse, alcoholism, poverty, and the death of his young wife.

So this is not a guy to offer anyone a rosy view of the world. If Poe were alive today he would no doubt be writing extremely gloomy blog posts, making spectral pod casts, and going viral on You…

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Deborah Barchi

Deborah Barchi

Deborah Barchi has recently retired from her career as a librarian and now has time to read, explore nature, and write poetry and essays.