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loren-rhoads's picture
Sep.16.2011
My six-year-old wakes me in the middle of the night by touching my face.  I am groggy, but manage to whisper, “What’s up?” “I had a bad dream.” “Let’s get you settled back to bed,” I say.  I force myself to sit up.  It’s cold now that I’ve peeled back the comforter.  Somehow we...
jewelle-gomez's picture
Sep.15.2011
I’d go, without hesitation to Le Comte de Saint-Germain, the hero of a magnificent series of adult horror/history fiction by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro. I'd already seen Frank Langella's hypnotic protrayal of Dracula on Broadway...three times, so I was ready for a story that reflected the complexity...
gayle-davies-jandrey's picture
Sep.14.2011
            When I was about 10-years-old I developed a real phobia about vampires.   I can trace my fear back to a single movie, "Dracula's Daughter", an early Bela Lugosi triumph, which my older sister, Sandy, and I saw on late night television....
nancybrady's picture
Sep.14.2011
Before Twilight, before even the Harry Potter series (who had the character Sanguini..great name for a vampire, by the way), but well after, Bram Stoker's Dracula, there was the dark soap opera, Dark Shadows, with the vampire Barnabas Collins and the werewolf Quentin Collins and all manner of...