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Are Angels the New Vampires? Plus! Book Review and Giveaway!

Angels have always been closely linked with vampires; after Christianity’s hostile takeover of most of the world, other beliefs and mythologies became a solid amalgamation, creating the complex theology surround Catholicism and Judaism. Gods, goddesses, monsters, and creatures, became angels, saints, and demons, –even vampires can be easily incorporated into the theology of angels, as…

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Top Twilight Websites

I’m a huge, huge Twilight fan and as such, I am continuously on the hunt for great Twihard sites. There are so many sites that are dedicated to the fans of the series that sometimes it’s hard to sort through the good from the bad. And so, I’ve created a list of my favorite Twilight…

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Dr. David Dolphin’s Vampire Theory

Ever wonder how vampire legends were born, or why vampire hysteria in the Middle Ages reached the level it did? Well you aren’t alone; those questions also crossed the mind of Dr. David Dolphin, who was a chemistry professor at the University of British Columbia. In 1985 Dr. Dolphin presented a theory that the victims…

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Gello: Child Eating Demoness

Gello exists in several cultures, under several names, such as Gyllou, Gylou, Gillo; many folklore experts and historians believe the Gello is the source of many vampire beliefs. Gello is a female demon that causes infertility, spontaneous miscarriage, and an eater of children. Walter Burkert, an expert on ancient mythology, established a link between the…

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Best Gothic Songs

There is so much music out there that can fit into the Gothic genre; you have the obvious choices such as Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson, and the not so obvious choices like the HorrorPops. I have compiled a list that includes some oldies but goodies as well as some surprises. Rock is Dead –…

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The Vampire Diaries, Season 1, Episode 16

Detecting the main thread of the story in this episode is a little difficult; the episode throws three subplots at you at once, and you have to kind of wait to see where it’s going, unlike the last episode, which was slightly more straight forward. Pearl, Anna’s mother, is being a total bitch; the rest…

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Vampires and Tattoos!

Hey there beloved readers! Yesterday I mixed my love for ink with my love for vampires and got myself another tattoo. I went small and got a “vampire ankh,” which is simply an Egyptian ankh with fangs. Hell yea! While I was sitting in the tattoo chair, staring at the needle and trying really hard…

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Sekhmet: The Scarlet Lady

Sekhmet’s appearance in Egyptian mythology is that of a lioness, similar to that of Bast, who first appeared as a lion goddess, and whose appearance diminished to the domesticated cat, after Sekhmet’s cult grew. The difference in the two was the ferocity of Sekhmet, called as in the title, The Scarlet Lady or Avenger of…

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Reports out of Russia: Vampires are REAL

News stations all across Russia have been abuzz with reports of what appear to be vampire sightings. Not just one or two sightings but as many as two hundred reports have been made by Russian citizens claiming to have either been attacked by or to have witnessed the attack on others by what can only…

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The Undead Heart

The heart, one of the most important parts of our being, as well as a vampire’s. Without it, how would that delicious blood pump throughout their entire body? It’s well known to be the source of power for a vampire, and its removal or destruction is usually all that is needed to destroy them. Therefore,…

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Madame Tussauds’ Immortalizes Twilight’s Robert Patterson

For those Twilight fans who are still mourning over the cancellation of this years TwiCon, Madame Tussauds’ has something for you that should be just as good. Madame Tussauds’, the world famous wax museum located in London England unveiled their newest waxwork yesterday, that of Twilight star Robert Patterson. The waxwork, estimated to have cost…

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Killing a Vampire with Modern Technology

In this day and age where the vampire is all the rage (quite poetic, don’t you think?), there are numerous ways to kill the demonic creature if you ever come into contact with one. I’m talking about vampires such as Lestat from Interview with the Vampire or the original Nosferatu. If you run into vampires…

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Bad news for Twilight Fans: TwiCon has been Cancelled

As mentioned previously on Vampires.Com, the Twilight convention, also known as TwiCon was scheduled to be held this summer in Ottawa Canada from June 25 to 27. Sadly this is no longer the case as it has been reported that TwiCon has been cancelled. According to The Ottawa Citizen: The Twilight-themed TwiCon, which was moved…

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Exclusive Intervew with Cecilia Tan!

Cecilia Tan is the amazing author and editor of several deliciously wicked books full of vampire erotica. Let’s just say those filthy fun sex scenes in True Blood have nothing on Tan’s hot and heavy stories. I was lucky enough to get an interview with the brilliant author (cue fangirl squeals of joy), check it…

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Daybreakers Review

Welcome to the year 2019. It has been ten years since an unknown plague infected the world turning most of the human race into vampires. Most have adapted to their new lifestyle with little problem but as the years pass and the plague continues to spread the vampire population have discovered something that they were…

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Interview with the Vampire Rewritten

Within the past few months or so, I have gotten into heavy metal and Goth music; more so, one of my favorite bands of the moment has got to be Type O Negative and they’re commonly known as a Gothic metal band. It makes sense because their music includes sounds of organs penetrating supposed church…

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My Family Member is a Vampire

The unthinkable has occurred; a true loved one has turned. I’m not talking about turning his or her back on you, but turned as in changed – they have crossed over to the dark side and left you in the dust. You may not have noticed it right away, but this particular member of your…

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Remember Bree Tanner? Find out More About Her!

Oooh! I’m so excited! Stephenie Meyer has just announced that she is going to be releasing a new book on June 5, 2010! One reason I’m so excited is because that is so, so soon. But another reason is because this book, The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner, focuses of course, on Bree Tanner….

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The Breslau Vampire

Cases of vampirism have been recorded all throughout time, especially during the 1500s. It was a time of fear – fear of sin, fear of hell and most importantly, fear of the undead. In 1591 that fear spread like wildfire throughout Breslau, Poland. Recorded by the seventeenth-century writer, Henry More, in his An Antidote to…

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Accessories for a Vampire

It would seem that if one lived forever as a vampire, one would accumulate a ton of superfluous junk over time, don’t you think? Vampires can live for millions of years – moving from one country to another if so desired – collecting things such as property, clothing of the time, and even lovers. So…

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