the raven

The Raven

Edgar Allan Poe’s poem narrates the midnight visit of a mysterious raven to the isolated narrator, whose eerie recitation of “Nevermore” amplifies the narrator’s despair over the loss of his love, Lenore. Amid terror and sorrow, the raven remains perched in the chamber, leaving the narrator in perpetual dread.

Efren Reyes Pool World champion

From Broomstick to World Champion: The Story of Efren Reyes

Efren Reyes, a legendary Filipino pool player, is renowned for his mastery of pool games and famed for his victories in notable championships like the World Pool Championship and the Derby City Classic. Born in 1954, Reyes began with humble beginnings and quickly developed exceptional skills that gave him an edge over his opponents. Notable highlights of his career include becoming the first Asian player to win the World Pool Championship and securing the Derby City Classic title three times consecutively. Despite age and health issues, Reyes remains an active and respected figure in the pool community.