Guest Blogging at Paranormality Universe- stop by for a visit

When I met Lynda Hilburn at the Sirens Conference last year in Colorado I knew it was a real treat. She not only was the author of The Vampire Shrink but someone I quoted in my final master's paper on Vampire Literature. When she asked me to guest blog on her page I was delighted.

Her blog is called Paranormality Universe and I am talking about how it was that I and many women of my generation has come to accept vampires into our lives. Here is the introduction to the blog:


Recently, there has been a lot of discussion as to why women love vampires, why there is a sudden rise in vampire literature, and basically, why are vampires everywhere today?

to read more now and to go to the link go here-

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From the Library

As the 20th century evolved, rational man turned to science to explain mythology that had pervaded for thousands of years. How could a man be mistaken for a vampire? How could someone appear to have been the victim of a vampire attack? Science, in time, came back with answers that may surprise you.Anemia
A million fancies strike you when you hear the name: Nosferatu!N O S F E R A T Udoes not die!What do you expect of the first showing of this great work?Aren't you afraid? - Men must die. But legend has it that a vampire, Nosferatu, 'der Untote' (the Undead), lives on men's blood! You want to see a symphony of horror? You may expect more. Be careful. Nosferatu is not just fun, not something to be taken lightly. Once more: beware.- Publicity for Nosferatu in the German magazine Buhne und Film, 1922  

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