Tag Archives: Vampires

Across the Forest – Review

One of my best friends grew up in Romania. When I ask her about her youth she is very reluctant to speak about it. She doesn’t seem to have much to share. She gives the impression that she did not suffer much under the Ceaușescu dictatorialregime because she grew up in rural Romania, with enough food on her parent’s farm. ...

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Loogaroo – Vampire

The Loogaroo is a West Indies vampire, probably of African origin. The loogaroo is an old woman who has made a pact with the Devil and must supply him with large quantities of warm blood. She shape-shifts (see Shape-Shifting) by first removing her own skin and becoming a blob of light. The loogaroo likes to suck human blood. Her name ...

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Astral Vampires

An Astral Vampire is a spirit form of a vampire; also, a magically created vampire. In occult lore, the astral vampire is the spirit shape of a living Vampire, such as certain witches or sorcerers who have the ability to project themselves out of body to attack their victims at a distance. Astral vampires—a type of Thought-Form—can be created through ...

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Famous Vampires

Here is a list of the most famous Vampires : If anyone talks of Vampires it is inevitable that the image of a bat comes to mind, they have influenced our concept of Vampires prominently. In various cultures the image of the bat are so different according to cultural backgrounds. In South America the bat god Camazotz lived in the ...

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The Vampire Codex

The Vampire Codex You shall remain in the world but not of it You shall touch the world but not mark it You must know that you are the shepherd A message from the council To all kindred These are important times. Since the dawn of mankind our race has been little more than a rumour in the world and ...

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Across the Forest

Two American filmmakers travel through Transylvania to collect stories from villagers about vampires, werewolves and forest spirits. Directors: Justin Blair, Matthew Vincent To buy the DVD go to their website :  Across the Forest Trailer : Across the Forest     Back to Vampires Back to Home

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Queries & Theories about Lestat

As much as we love the Vampire Chronicles and all things Lestat, that doesn’t mean we all wholeheartedly accept or understand whatever’s written down on the page for us. Through our reading of these books, there have doubtless been situations, statements, or whatever that have left us with a nagging feeling at the pit of our stomach (as in “This ...

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Signs of Unlife – Lestat

I’ve always found those little lists describing how you might be obsessed with something really amusing, so I thought I’d try my hand at writing one of my own. Since I’m admittedly obsessed with Lestat, this should only come naturally, but keep in mind, not everything here is autobiographical; I’m guessing you’ll be smart enough to know when I’m being ...

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Lestat’s Words of Wisdom

      Interview With the Vampire “I’d like to meet the devil some night. I’d chase him from here to the wilds of the Pacific. I am the devil.” “Evil is a point of view. God kills, indiscriminately, and so shall we. He takes the richest and the poorest, as so shall we, for no creatures under God are ...

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Lestat 101

A crash course (or all the vital ‘stats, if you will) on the world’s best loved vampire (Dracula who?)  Name: Lestat de Lioncourt Birthplace: Auvergne, a region in southern France. Date of Birth: November 7, 1760 (making him a Scorpio…how terribly proper) To see a picture of the page from the 1998 Official Anne Rice Calender where Anne herself confirms ...

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