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What Dangerous Creature?

Whilst perusing the internet, looking for something I could write about Romania for my writing group’s travelogue, I came across this story.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-40233697

I thought it deserved a poem in dedication. 107 more words

Writing

Helmet Design

Vlad the Impaler`s Helmet Design.

Made with MyPaint.

Vlad the Impaler's helmet


Made with MyPaint, Gimp and PhotoScape.

Can the real Dracula please rise?

We all know Dracula as the bloodsucking, evil creature made up by Bram Stoker. He’s got long corner teeth, or fangs, a cape, slick black hair and preferably some blood running from the corner of his mouth. 410 more words

History

A flippant Minnesotan in Romania

I thought that Minneapolis juggler and travel writer (Lonely Planets) Leif Pettersen’s style was too jaunty and too sarcastic in Backpacking with Dracula. Pettersen details the military successes of Vlad III/Vlad Dracula, “the Impaler,” who was… 334 more words

Balkans

Book Review ~ Hunting Price Dracula (SJTR #2) by Kerri Maniscalco

Title: Hunting Prince Dracula
Author: Kerri Maniscalco
Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Books, an imprint of Little Brown and Company
Published: 19 September 2017

“Bone White. Blood Red. 572 more words

Book Review

Vlad the impaler

Vlad the impalerWhat you thought I was only going to talk about place’s well there is some ghost stories that around one person around this person in particular why? 170 more words

Ghost