There are so many amazing benefits to reading, but did you know that you can discover and inspire even more when you explore multiple meanings and elements of the writing? With literary interpretation, we dive into the layers of literature to find themes, imagery, messaging, technique, and more! Additionally, learn a little about the author and how the work has inspired future stories and discussions of all kinds. For this session, we’ll discuss and explore the short story “The Tell-Tale Heart” by one of the most famous authors in gothic literature, Edgar Allan Poe. Come learn, share, and discover with us!

Please read the work prior to class so we can discuss it together. This short story may be found online: or