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Children of the night.... What music they make...


Otherwise Known As:
Nosferatu, Vrykolakas, Strigoi
Notable Examples:
Lady Carmilla, Count Dracula, Count Orlok
Real World Inspirations:
Vlad III the Impaler, Countess Elizabeth Báthory de Ecsed… 2,185 more words

Character Reviews

September Book Haul 2015

I know it’s not September anymore, but I had a lot of homework and got busy, so sorry this is late! The books I collected this month are from two different sources: my Uppercase subscription box, and the Half-Price Books sale at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand. 469 more words

Book Haul


“We are all drifting reefwards now, and faith is our only anchor.” -Bram Stoker, Dracula

I say lots of things are “roller coasters from beginning to end.” I say that about everything: movies, conversations…roller coasters. 533 more words


Sorry, lads! Dracula's Not Irish . . .

A few doors down from where I work is a boarding house in which Bram Stoker once lodged for a few months before permanently relocating to London, where he would work for much the rest of his life for the celebrated actor Sir Henry Irving. 1,128 more words

Irish Authors

The Birthplace of Dracula

After another delicious breakfast, we bid Ramona goodbye as it is time to move on to the next town.  On the way out of Maramures, we stop at another local market.  1,211 more words


Of Love and Other Demons: 'Blood for Dracula' (Paul Morrissey, 1974)

The squeaking drawl of “Wirgins” has made Udo Kier’s performance in Blood for Dracula iconic and enlivens the cultish power of Paul Morrissey and company. At the height of Andy Warhol’s cinema productions, Blood for Dracula has best stood the test of time as a campy and confrontational portrait of sexuality in the contemporary era. 539 more words

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