Soft emotion in blurry form pours out of these feminine portraits by artist Mark Demsteader. The Manchester-based contemporary figurative artist is a self-taught master of the human form. His oil on canvas pieces feature pale figures set against a dark background.
Illustrated Plot Charts – Where a picture can tell you more than a thousand words! The poetry of Poe. I love this time of year because I get to delve into the dark and mysterious world of Poe with my students. My 7th graders immerse themselves in the poetry of Poe, while my 8th graders traverse through many of Poe’s short stories. If given the option, I think we would all happily spend an entire semester on Poe, such is the love my students develop for the haunting writing of this tortured soul.