Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
August 30th, 2016 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 316,734 comments.
Analysis and comments on An Enigma by Edgar Allan Poe

[1] 2

Comment 16 of 16, added on April 5th, 2016 at 8:22 PM.
SCVeFaGBLw

TGrAm6 You can certainly see your skills within the work you write. The
arena hopes for even more passionate writers such as you who aren at afraid
to say how they believe. All the time go after your heart.

mark editor from Venezuela
Comment 15 of 16, added on March 7th, 2016 at 6:05 AM.

nfl shop promo codes coupon codes forr nnfl shop cheap nhl jerseys china

nfl shop promo codes coupon codes for nfl shop cheap nhl jerseys china from Australia
Comment 14 of 16, added on March 4th, 2016 at 5:52 PM.

coupon nba shop nba shop black friday clearance mlbb shop promo code 20 off

coupon nba shop nba shop black friday clearance mlb shop promo code 20 off from Croatia
Comment 13 of 16, added on January 31st, 2016 at 4:52 AM.

nba shop free shipping promo code nba shop black Friday
deals coupons nba shop

nba shop free shipping promo code nba shop black Fridday deals ckupons nbba shop from Austria
Comment 12 of 16, added on December 21st, 2014 at 8:35 AM.
pizaHVdTpGHbFLzQ

sQy2KV Thanks a lot for sharing this with all of us you actually know what
you are talking about! Bookmarked. Please also visit my site =). We could
have a link exchange contract between us!

awesome seo from Cyprus
Comment 11 of 16, added on July 12th, 2011 at 6:37 PM.
An Enigma By Edgar Allan Poe

The Name Sarah Anna Lewis is the name of the woman who cared for Poes aunt,
Mrs. Clemm when Poe was traveling. She was dear to him because she advised
him on financial matters and he promoted her Poetry even though he was
critical of it. There is no record of them having ever being romantically
involved.

Tereasa from United States
Comment 10 of 16, added on June 4th, 2008 at 11:02 PM.

being all of 15 this poem isnt that clear to me but, it does get me
thinking. i got the whole sarah anna lewis thing which i thought was quite
clever ... but what the heck is a naples bonnet??

Logan from Australia
Comment 9 of 16, added on April 17th, 2007 at 11:49 PM.

i love the poems but at the same time would like to ask a question . can i
get help with a poem by the name MYSELF BY EDGAR ALLEN POE

edgar allen poe from United States
Comment 8 of 16, added on October 20th, 2005 at 8:29 AM.

1848 was a time in poe's life when his wife was dead. Perhaps this sarah
hanna lewis was a woman he found to satisfy him before he dies the
following year

Ben from United States
Comment 7 of 16, added on August 31st, 2005 at 6:27 AM.

Wat i've noticed in the poem "An Enigma" is that if u write down the
letters to the lines they correspond to, for example 1st line 1st letter,
2nd line 2nd letter etc. then u end up with the name Sarah Anna Lewis, and
as is my understanding, this is the woman who Poe had sent this poem to in
the first place, other than this it just seems to be criticising
shakespeare and his whole style of writing a sonnet very harshly...

Bluey from Australia

This poem has been commented on more than 10 times. Click below to see the other comments.
[1] 2
Share |


Information about An Enigma

Poet: Edgar Allan Poe
Poem: An Enigma
Added: Feb 4 2004
Viewed: 14962 times
Poem of the Day: Dec 17 2000


Add Comment

Do you have any comments, criticism, paraphrasis or analysis of this poem that you feel would assist other visitors in understanding this poem better? If they are accepted, they will be added to this page of American Poems. Together we can build a wealth of information, but it will take some discipline and determination.

Do not post questions, pleas for homework help or anything of the sort, as these types of comments will be removed. The proper place for questions is the poetry forum.

Please note that after you post a comment, it can take up to an hour before it is visible on the website! Rest assured that your comment is not lost, so don't enter your comment again.

Comment on: An Enigma
By: Edgar Allan Poe

Name: (required)
E-mail Address: (required)
Country:
Show E-mail Address:
Yes No
Subject:
Poem Comments:

Poem Info

Poe Info
Copyright © 2000-2015 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links