December 2015 In Review

Rouffach+Isenburg-Circa1570Vampire Community News (VCN) – December 2015 In Review

From Fictional Footnotes To National News – Public OVC Fora From Late Nineties To Present – By Hesperus
December 1, 2015
https://www.academia.edu/19309583/From_Fictional_Footnotes_to_National_News

Various Vampire Community Media Articles – 2008-2015 Updated Directory
December 1, 2015
https://independent.academia.edu/Merticus

Gaga For Blood: Is AHS: Hotel’s Countess A Real Life Blood-Drinker? – By Alexia Ashford
December 2, 2015
http://vamped.org/2015/12/02/gaga-for-blood-is-ahs-hotels-countess-a-real-life-blood-drinker/

Michelle Belanger, Author & Psychic – Exclusive Interview
December 4, 2015
http://buzzymag.com/michelle-belanger-author-psychic/

Google Is Trying To Patent A Watch Which Can Suck Your Blood
December 5, 2015
http://metro.co.uk/2015/12/05/google-are-trying-to-patented-a-watch-which-can-suck-you-blood-sort-of-5546266/

A ‘Real Life Vampire’ Has Been Jailed For Attacking His Friend To Drink His Blood
December 6, 2015
http://metro.co.uk/2015/12/06/a-real-life-vampire-has-been-jailed-for-attacking-his-friend-to-drink-his-blood-5547531/

Where Did The C In VC Go? – The Shadow Sage
December 11, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/12/11/where-did-the-c-in-vc-go/

CLAVIS – Subcultural Empathy Survey
December 13, 2015
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TmS4JtFAf6lkIS0grEBbGSk8PcmAcAwGIDBGR0lETc8/viewform

Core Feeding – The Shadow Sage
December 13, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/12/13/core-feeding/

Healing Energy – The Shadow Sage
December 14, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/12/14/healing-energy/

The Beast Part 2 – The Shadow Sage
December 14, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/12/14/the-beast-part-2/

First Results From Human Young Blood Rejuvenation Trial Expected
December 15, 2015
https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22830522-000-first-results-from-human-young-blood-rejuvenation-trial-expected

Cyber-Feeding 101 – By Hesperus
December 16, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/12/16/cyber-feeding-101/

State Closes Murder Case Against ‘Vampire’ For Lack Of Witnesses
December 16, 2015
http://www.mediamaxnetwork.co.ke/people-daily/187120/state-closes-murder-case-against-vampire-for-lack-of-witnesses/

Vampires Of Reddit! – Interview Questions
December 17, 2015
https://www.reddit.com/r/vampires/comments/3x5jsh/vampires_of_reddit_some_interview_questions_for/

Expectations And Needs In The Vampire Community – The Amador Vampire
December 18, 2015
https://theamadorvampire.wordpress.com/2015/12/18/expectations-and-needs-in-the-vampire-community/

Is The VC (Vampire Community) Worthy Of Unity? – Lady CG
December 19, 2015
https://www.facebook.com/authorladycg/posts/953038224776560

Sanguinarian FAQ – Ask A Sanguinarian!
December 20, 2015
http://sanguinarians.com/2015/12/20/sanguinarian-faq-ask-a-sanguinarian/

Sanguinarianism And Me
December 20, 2015
http://sanguinarians.com/2015/12/20/sanguinarianism-and-me/

Judge Will Allow Evidence Of ‘Vampire Trucker’ Alleged Assault Of Four Other Women
December 21, 2015
http://www.sltrib.com/home/3336209-155/judge-will-allow-evidence-of-vampire

The Scope Of Our Research – Kinesia – http://Sanguinarians.com
December 22, 2015
http://sanguinarians.com/2015/12/22/the-scope-of-our-research/

I Attended A Vampire Studies Symposium On Halloween, Here’s What I Learned – Erin Chapman Of Vamped
December 23, 2015
http://vamped.org/2015/12/23/i-attended-a-vampire-studies-symposium-on-halloween-heres-what-i-learned/

The Vampire Personality, Emotions And Playing Nice With Others – The Amador Vampire
December 25, 2015
https://theamadorvampire.wordpress.com/2015/12/25/the-vampire-personality-emotions-and-playing-nice-with-others/

What Would It Be Like If There Were No Vampire Community? – The Amador Vampire
December 26, 2015
https://theamadorvampire.wordpress.com/2015/12/26/what-would-it-be-like-if-there-were-no-vampire-community/

Ten Tips For Building A Vampire Group – Deacon Gray
December 27, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/12/27/ten-tips-for-building-a-vampire-group/

A Tarnished Swan’s Tale – A Donor’s Tale Of Abuse, Rape Betrayal And Renewal – GraveYard Press
December 27, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/12/27/a-tarnished-swans-tale/

From A Dark House – Interview With A Member Of A Vampire House Gone “Dark”
December 27, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/12/28/from-a-dark-house/

Sanguinarians Blood-Drinkers Survey (Part 1)
December 28, 2015
http://sanguinarians.com/2015/12/28/sanguinarians-com-blood-drinkers-survey-pt-1/

What Are “Elders” Anyway? – Deacon Gray
December 29, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/12/29/what-are-elders-anyway/

November 2015 In Review

Mercury-EvrartDeConty-LeLivreDesEchecsAmoureux-15thCVampire Community News (VCN) – November 2015 In Review

Sanguinarian FAQ – Ask A Sanguinarian!
November 4, 2015
https://countessalexia.wordpress.com/articles/sanguinarian-faq-ask-a-sanguinarian/

Ask A Real Vampire – Facebook Group
November 4, 2015
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AskARealVampire/

Vampire Evolution – From Monster To Seducer – Documentary By Corvis Nocturnum & Michelle Belanger
November 5, 2015
https://www.gofundme.com/9v4rv37k

‘Vampire Man’ In Sweden Convicted Of Killing Gay Lover Then Drinking His Blood
November 6, 2015
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3307227/Vampire-man-Sweden-convicted-killing-gay-lover-drinking-blood-using-draw-pentagram-wall.html

Vampirët: Historia E Vërtetë – Magazine Albania
November 8, 2015
http://magazinealbania.com/vampiret-historia-vertete/

Facts, Speculation, Evidence… Oh My – VTOC
November 12, 2015
https://vtochicago.wordpress.com/2015/11/12/301/

Calling – The Shadow Sage
November 15, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/11/15/calling/

Real Vampires – FATE Magazine – Issue No. 728
http://merticus.com/vampirenews/2015/11/25/fate-magazine-issue-728-real-vampires/

FATE Magazine – The New Issue – Mysterious Universe
November 17, 2015
http://mysteriousuniverse.org/2015/11/fate-magazine-the-new-issue/

Historian Sinks His Teeth Into Local Ethnography
November 18, 2015
http://tulane.edu/news/newwave/111815_john_edgar_browning.cfm

Why The Goths Left Gotham
November 18, 2015
http://thecsjones.com/2015/11/18/goths-left-gotham/

New Orleans Vampire Association (NOVA) – Thanksgiving Homeless Outreach Program
November 26, 2015
http://www.neworleansvampireassociation.org/donate.html

Entrevista Con Un Vampiro (Real): “Basta Una Cucharada De Sangre A La Semana” – El Mundo (Spain)
November 26, 2015
http://www.elmundo.es/papel/historias/2015/11/26/56559ca946163f81098b4633.html

FATE Magazine – Issue 728 – Real Vampires

FATEMagazine-Issue728-October2015“The Modern-Day Subculture Of Real Vampires”
By Brad Steiger for FATE Magazine
October 2015 – Issue No. 728; Pages 30-38

FATE Magazine – Since 1948
http://fatemag.com/store/product/fate-issue-7278/

“FATE Magazine – The New Issue”
By Nick Redfern for Mysterious Universe – November 17, 2015
http://mysteriousuniverse.org/2015/11/fate-magazine-the-new-issue/

October 2015 In Review

VisokiDecaniMonastery-Kosovo-14thCVampire Community News (VCN) – October 2015 In Review

Overview Of Vampire Community Web Traffic For Late October 2015
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Gay Former Teen Prostitute Shares Life In New Orleans Vampire Cult With Chilling Detail
October 1, 2015
http://www.queerty.com/gay-former-teen-prostitute-shares-life-in-new-orleans-vampire-cult-with-chilling-detail-20151001

Tips To Keep Sang Donors Healthy – Giselle DeCavalier
October 4, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/10/04/tips-to-keep-sang-donors-healthy/

Meeting Up – Safety Tips For Donors – Giselle DeCavalier
October 4, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/10/04/meeting-up-safety-tips-for-donors/

Linking It All Together: Building Sanguinarian Hypotheses – VTOC
October 6, 2015
https://vtochicago.wordpress.com/2015/10/06/growing-hypotheses-sangs/

Accused Killer Feared Woman With Vampire-Like Teeth, Court Hears
October 7, 2015
http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/accused-killer-feared-woman-with-vampirelike-teeth-court-hears-20151007-gk348h.html

New Study Confirms Existence Of Real-Life ‘Vampires’ – Men’s Health Magazine
October 9, 2015
http://www.menshealth.com/science-of-real-vampires

The Unity Question – Part 2 – Peace For Our Time – Real Vampire Life
October 12, 2015
http://realvampirenews.com/the-unity-question-part-2-peace-for-our-time/

What The Hell Is A Sexual Vampire? – Deacon Gray
October 13, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/10/13/what-the-hell-is-a-sexual-vampire/

Sexual Vampire, Or Sex Addict? – Deacon Gray
October 13, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/10/13/sexual-vampire-or-sex-addict/

Young Community Leaders: Goals And Expectations – Deacon Gray
October 14, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/10/14/young-community-leaders-goals-and-expectations/

‘American Horror Story’ Taught Us All How To Vampire Last Night – MTV
October 15, 2015
http://www.mtv.com/news/2350674/ahs-vampire-guide/

The Day I Went To Work And Met A Real Vampire – Archana Reddy, MD
October 15, 2015
http://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2015/10/the-day-i-went-to-work-and-met-a-real-vampire.html

A Question Of Etiquette: Courts/Houses/Etc. – Rei Tadashi
October 17, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/10/17/question-of-etiquette/

Nocturnal Frequency Radio To Host Talk With House Of The Dreaming Matriarch Madame X
October 18, 2015
http://www.dailyoffbeat.com/articles/12064/20151014/vampire-house-interview-nocturnal-frequency.htm

Hybrid Vampires – Who, What, And Why? – Zero Nightskye
October 18, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/10/18/hybrid-vampires-who-what-why/

The Beast Inside – Damien ShadowSage
October 18, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/10/18/the-beast-inside/

Woman Killed Partner And Child ‘To Ward Off Vampires’
October 20, 2015
http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/oct/20/woman-killed-partner-and-child-to-ward-off-vampires

“Vampire” Slashes Open His Boyfriend’s Throat To Drink His Blood
October 20, 2015
http://www.lgbtqnation.com/2015/10/swedish-vampire-slits-boyfriends-throat-and-drinks-his-blood/

The People Who Drink Human Blood – BBC Future
October 21, 2015
http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20151021-the-people-who-drink-human-blood

Meet The New-Age Vampires – They Call Themselves Sanguinarians And ‘Need’ To Drink Human Blood
October 23, 2015
http://www.indiatimes.com/news/world/meet-the-new-age-vampires-they-call-themselves-lifestylers-and-need-to-drink-human-blood-246543.html

Inside The Human Blood-Drinking, ‘Real Vampire’ Community Of New Orleans – The Washington Post
October 26, 2015
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/10/26/inside-the-human-blood-drinking-real-vampire-community-of-new-orleans/

‘Real’ Vampires Exist And There Are Over 5,000 Of Them In The United States
October 26, 2015
http://news.nationalpost.com/news/world/real-vampires-exist-and-there-are-over-5000-of-them-in-the-united-states

Sanguinarianism & Me – Countess Alexia
October 26, 2015
https://countessalexia.wordpress.com/articles/sanguinarianism-and-me/

Plain Speaking – Part 3 – Peace For Our Time? – Real Vampire Life
October 26, 2015
http://realvampirenews.com/crossroads-plain-speaking-part-3-peace-for-our-time/

Trans-Murder Trial: Gay ‘Vampire’
October 27, 2015
http://www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/World-news-Trans-murder-trial-amfAR-gay-vampire-Russian-law/53232.html

What New Donors Need To Know – Damien ShadowSage & Rei Tadashi
October 27, 2015
https://damienshadowsage.wordpress.com/2015/10/27/what-new-donors-need-to-know/

The Vampire Craze In Popular Culture Isn’t Dead Yet – TIME Magazine
October 27, 2015
http://time.com/4061384/vampires-twilight-halloween/

I Let My Vampire Boyfriend Drink My Blood (Blut Katzchen) – The Doctors (Television)
October 27, 2015
http://on.aol.com/video/woman-lets-vampire-boyfriend-drink-her-blood-519198771

5,000+ Vampires Live In The U.S., Drink Donors’ Blood For Energy – NY Daily News
October 27, 2015
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/5-000-vampires-live-u-s-drink-blood-energy-article-1.2412910

Buffy Star Juliet Landau Launches Crowdfunding Campaign For Vampire Documentary
October 27, 2015
http://www.ew.com/article/2015/10/27/buffy-vampire-juliet-landau

Vampirologists Are A Thing? – J. Gordon Melton
October 27, 2015
http://starlocalmedia.com/opinion/blogs/blog_5/vampirologists-are-a-thing/article_a3e79714-7cc9-11e5-853f-7f3bcb2b6036.html

Real-Life Vampire Couple – Vanian & Ethereal Dark
October 27, 2015
http://wpor.com/mornings/real-life-vampire-couple/

Are Vampires Real? – John Edgar Browning – GA Tech
October 27, 2015
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69eNk_8Ndb4
http://www.news.gatech.edu/features/frightful-and-insightful

Interview With A Vampire (Merticus): Here’s What Real Vampires Do On Halloween – METRO UK
October 28, 2015
http://metro.co.uk/2015/10/28/interview-with-a-vampire-heres-what-real-vampires-do-on-halloween-5449290/

Real-Life Vampires Drink Blood To Sustain Survival – The Daily Meal
October 28, 2015
http://www.thedailymeal.com/news/drink/real-life-vampires-drink-blood-sustain-survival/102815

Bad Blood – M Dutch
October 28, 2015
https://thegraveyardpress.wordpress.com/2015/10/28/bad-blood/

Why ‘Real Vampires’ Fear Going To The Doctor – Everyday Health
October 28, 2015
http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/why-real-vampires-fear-going-doctor/

Meet The Real Blood-Thirsty Modern Vampires Of 2015
October 28, 2015
http://www.konbini.com/en/lifestyle/meet-blood-thirsty-modern-vampires/

DJ Williams – Self-Identified Vampires And Subtle Human Energy
October 28, 2015
http://www.boiseweekly.com/boise/dj-williams/Content?oid=3634595

Merticus ‘Impersonated’ On Kevin & Bean Radio Show – KROQ; Los Angeles, CA
October 28, 2015
https://www.facebook.com/MerticusX/posts/1087517044591685
http://kroq.cbslocal.com/category/kevin-bean/

How A New Orleans Vampire (Belfazaar Ashantison) And A Cajun Chef Made Blood Sausage Together – Munchies
October 28, 2015
http://munchies.vice.com/articles/how-one-new-orleans-vampire-and-a-cajun-chef-made-blood-sausage-together

Dracula On The Couch: The Psychiatry Of Vampires
Myth, Medical Illness, Madness, & Modern “Real Vampires”
By Joseph M. Pierre M.D.; Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA (Los Angeles, CA)
Psychology Today (Psych Unseen)
Contributions from Merticus of Suscitatio Enterprises, LLC & Examinations of Research from Joseph Laycock, PhD and DJ Williams, PhD
October 29, 2015
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/psych-unseen/201510/dracula-the-couch-the-psychiatry-vampires

Lives Of Real Vampires: More Than A Diet Of Blood
By Merticus – Everyday Health Guest Contributor
October 29, 2015
http://www.everydayhealth.com/columns/hear-me-out/lives-of-real-vampires-seeking-acceptance-from-society-and-medical-professionals/

Interview: Michelle Belanger – Verbicide Magazine
October 29, 2015
http://www.verbicidemagazine.com/2015/10/29/michelle-belanger-interview-psychic-vampire/

What It Means To Be A Real Vampire In Houston
October 29, 2015
http://www.houstonpress.com/video/what-it-means-to-be-a-real-vampire-in-houston-Uf3CKH9z

Inside A ‘Real Vampire’ Community – New Zealand Herald
October 29, 2015
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/news/article.cfm?c_id=6&objectid=11536203

6 Facts About Real-Life Vampires – Bustle
October 30, 2015
http://www.bustle.com/articles/120066-6-facts-about-real-life-vampires

Real Life Vampires: Meet A Guy (Merticus) Who Actually Drinks Human Blood – Irish Examiner
October 30, 2015
http://www.irishexaminer.com/examviral/real-life/real-life-vampires-meet-a-guy-who-actually-drinks-human-blood-362351.html

2015 Zombethics Symposium – “Vampires: Exploring Death Through Lens Of The Undead Elite” – Emory University w/Joseph Laycock & John Edgar Browning
October 30, 2015
http://zombethics.com

Iron Garden – October Gathering – Mischief Night
October 30, 2015
https://www.facebook.com/events/1656018171350176/

Life Among The Vampires – John Edgar Browning – The Atlantic
October 31, 2015
http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/10/life-among-the-vampires/413446/

There Are Such Things! Vampire Studies Symposium 2015 – North Central Texas College
October 31, 2015
http://www.nctc.edu/vampiresymposium

Halloween Sur Bayou: L’étrange Communauté De “vampires” Buvant Vraiment Du Sang Humain
October 31, 2015
http://www.atlantico.fr/decryptage/halloween-bayou-etrange-communaute-vampires-buvant-vraiment-sang-humain-nouvelle-orleans-2415514.html

Halloween, Viaggio Tra I Veri Vampiri Di New Orleans
October 31, 2015
http://www.lettera43.it/fatti/halloween-viaggio-tra-i-veri-vampiri-di-new-orleans_43675220839.htm

A Halloween Message To The Vampire Community From The Office Of Merticus
October 31, 2015
http://merticus.com/vampirenews/2015/10/31/a-halloween-message-to-the-vampire-community-from-the-office-of-merticus/

April 2015 In Review

Bestiary-Honocrotalus-MuseumMeermanno10B25Folio32rVampire Community News (VCN) – April 2015 In Review

Being A Psychic Vampire – By Kate Gallwey
April 1, 2015
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00VJ3ZPT8

House Rakoczy – Kasey Hill
April 1, 2015
http://kaseyhill.hubpages.com/hub/House-Rakoczy

New Orleans Vampire Association Easter Outreach Program
April 5, 2015
http://www.neworleansvampireassociation.org/easter-2015.html

U.S. Sociologist Exposes A World Of ‘Real Vampires’
April 7, 2015
http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/real-life/us-sociologist-exposes-a-world-of-real-vampires/story-fnq2o7dd-1227293952227

All The Pretty Vampires – Michelle Belanger – Upcoming Book; ‘Conspiracy Of Angels’
April 10, 2015
https://talespeaker.wordpress.com/2015/04/10/all-the-pretty-vampires/

Exorcists Warn Vatican Over ‘Beautiful Young Vampires’ & Satanic Yoga
April 13, 2015
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/exorcists-warn-vatican-over-beautiful-young-vampires-and-satanic-yoga-10174001.html

Real Vampire Community Academic Resources – Compiled By Merticus
April 13, 2015
http://merticus.com/vampirenews/2015/04/13/academia-edu-real-vampire-community-academic-resources/

Real Vampires: The Houston Subculture That Drinks Blood And Chases Psychic Energy – Houston Press
April 14, 2015
http://blogs.houstonpress.com/artattack/2015/04/houston_vampires.php

Houston’s Vampire Court Gathers For A Pagan Sumbel
April 15, 2015
http://blogs.houstonpress.com/artattack/2015/04/members_of_houstons_vampire_court_gather_for_a_pagan_sumbel.php

Vampires In New Orleans – Fact Or Fiction?
April 18, 2015
http://strangeandcreepy.com/vampires-in-new-orleans/

Inside The World Of Real Life Vampires – John Edgar Browning – ABC News Australia
April 20, 2015
http://www.msn.com/en-au/lifestyle/smart-living/inside-the-world-of-real-life-vampires/ar-AAbpqSi
https://soundcloud.com/abc_rn/excerpt-inside-the-world-of-real-life-vampires

Die Positive Energie Hat Einen Dämpfer Erfahren
April 29, 2015
http://www.npconline.de/2015/05/die-positive-energie-hat-einen-daempfer-erfahren/

Avoiding Social Vampires: A View of Life From The Doughnut Aisle
April 30, 2015
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dana-odell/avoiding-social-vampires-_b_7182144.html

October 2014 In Review

BirthOfVenus-Botticelli-c1486Vampire Community News (VCN) – October 2014 In Review

Virkelighetens Vampyrer – Norway
October 2, 2014
http://journalen.hioa.no/journalen/Magasin/2014/10/02/virkelighetens-vampyrer

Sang vs Psi: Making A Case For Separation – By Lady CG
October 3, 2014
http://realvampirenews.com/special-edition-sang-vs-psi-making-a-case-for-separation-by-lady-cg/

Satanists (+ Vampires) Call For Rights – Groups Want To Work In Schools
October 4, 2014
http://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/2014/10/04/satanists-call-for-rights—groups-want-to-work-in-schools

Vampire: Man With HIV Bites Two Police Officers
October 6, 2014
http://www.360nobs.com/2014/10/vampire-man-with-hiv-bites-two-police-officers/

Lessons From Apartheid – A Cautionary Tale Of Segregation – By Cian Ashling
October 7, 2014
http://savampyrenews.wordpress.com/2014/10/07/lessons-from-apartheid-a-cautionary-tale-of-segregation-by-cian-ashling/

Real Vampirism Through The Lens Of Trichotomic Classification – A Poll For VC Participants
October 9, 2014
http://merticus.com/vampirenews/2014/10/09/real-vampirism-through-the-lens-of-trichotomic-classification/

Group Slams House Candidate For Writing Vampire Erotica
October 10, 2014
http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/politics/elections/2014/10/10/group-slams-house-candidate-writing-vampire-erotica/17048587/

Night Of The Darkness – Italian Vampyre Masquerade Ball – Rimini, Italy
October 11, 2014
http://www.facebook.com/events/1486147708301690/

I Drink Blood Before Operations – Robbery Suspect Reveals
October 12, 2014
http://www.naij.com/304156-i-drink-blood-before-operations-robbery-suspects-reveals.html

Accused Vic Killer Feared Werewolves & [Vampires]
October 13, 2014
http://news.theage.com.au/breaking-news-national/accused-vic-killer-feared-werewolves-20141013-3hvtr.html

At Murder Trial, Gigi Jordan Testifies About Abuse… Son Suffered
October 15, 2014
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/16/nyregion/at-murder-trial-gigi-jordan-testifies-about-sons-accusations-of-sexual-abuse.html?

South Africa Cops On The Trail Of Zombies, Witches, & [Vampires]
October 15, 2014
http://www.iol.co.za/news/crime-courts/sa-cops-on-the-trail-of-zombies-and-witches-1.1765309

Sang Castles, Fangtasies And Other Tales – By Octarine Valur
October 17, 2014
http://savampyrenews.wordpress.com/2014/10/17/sang-castles-fangtasies-and-other-tales-by-octarine-valur/

Panic Grips School Over Vampire Claims
October 17, 2014
http://www.thevoicebw.com/2014/10/17/panic-grips-school-vampire-claims/

India’s National Gold Medalist Tortured For Being A Witch
October 18, 2014
http://www.inquisitr.com/1546837/indias-national-gold-medalist-tortured-for-being-a-witch-in-modern-day-witch-hunt/

Real-Life Vampires & Physical Medical Conditions – A Poll For VC Participants
October 19, 2014
http://merticus.com/vampirenews/2014/10/19/real-life-vampires-physical-medical-conditions/

Blood Thirsty? The ONLY Real Vampire Shop In The U.S. Is In New Orleans
October 21, 2014
http://wgno.com/2014/10/21/blood-thirsty-the-only-real-vampire-shop-in-the-united-states/

Sinking His Teeth Into Dracula – John Edgar Browning – Georgia Tech
October 21, 2014
http://www.news.gatech.edu/2014/10/21/sinking-his-teeth-dracula

Daily Offbeat Vampire House Profile: House Of The Dreaming, An Exclusive Interview With Madame X
October 23, 2014
http://www.dailyoffbeat.com/articles/3449/20141023/vampire-scene-interview-with-a-vampire.htm

The Donor & Vampyre Relationship – By Lunah Valur Eir
October 24, 2014
http://savampyrenews.wordpress.com/2014/10/24/the-donor-vampyre-relationship-by-lunah-valur-eir/

Book Review: ‘Season Of The Witch: How The Occult Saved Rock & Roll’
October 24, 2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/book-review-season-of-the-witch-how-the-occult-saved-rock-and-roll/2014/10/22/92c3ff0a-5884-11e4-bd61-346aee66ba29_story.html

‘We Actually Like Garlic!’ Real-Life Vampires Of Manchester UK – Vanian & Ethereal
October 27, 2014
http://www.dailystar.co.uk/real-life/407107/Real-life-vampires

Self-Proclaimed Vampire Community In Houston, TX Area – Tarik Rever
October 27, 2014
http://www.click2houston.com/news/selfproclaimed-vampire-community-in-houston-area/29369196

Interview With A Vampire King – Logan South – Austin, TX Vampire Community
October 27, 2014
http://www.theranger.org/2014/10/27/interview-with-a-vampire-king/

Gotham Vampyre Archives 2nd Edition
October 30, 2014
http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/ProRegeProductions108

Halloween: “No Agli Show Con I Vampiri Veri O Fasulli” – Italy
October 30, 2014
http://www.romagnanoi.it/news/rimini/1210410/Halloween—No-agli-show.html

The 10 Best U.S. Cities To Be A Vampire – Huffington Post
October 30, 2014
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/redfin/the-10-best-us-cities-to-_b_6068868.html

Witches Fire Back At TIME Magazine And Demand An Apology
October 31, 2014
http://www.inquisitr.com/1575253/witches-fire-back-at-time-magazine-and-demand-an-apology/
http://time.com/3532279/witches-halloween-salem/

Vampire Codex – 20th Anniversary Edition – By Michelle Belanger
October 31, 2014
http://www.createspace.com/5080897

Temple House Sahjaza, An Exclusive Interview With Goddess Rosemary
October 31, 2014
http://www.dailyoffbeat.com/articles/3664/20141031/interview-with-a-vampire-halloween-vampire-house.htm

GA Tech’s Vampire Expert Shares Ideas – John Edgar Browning
October 31, 2014
http://nique.net/life/2014/10/31/techs-vampire-expert-shares-ideas/

Interview (And Movie) With A Real-Life Vampire – Huffington Post
October 31, 2014
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/aimee-heckel/interview-and-movie-with-_b_6079922.html

The Bad Things Ball 2014 – New Orleans
October 31, 2014
https://www.facebook.com/events/237212336478646/

Taboo Masquerade & Fetish Ball 2014 – New Orleans
November 1, 2014
https://www.facebook.com/events/1496895213885905/


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Texas Pastor Demands Public Library ‘Purge’ Vampire Books
September 1, 2014
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/09/01/texas-pastor-demands-public-library-purge-vampire-books-i-think-its-dangerous-for-kids/

‘Poz Vampire’ Steven Boone Wants Third Psychiatric Assessment
September 3, 2014
http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/poz-vampire-steven-boone-wants-third-psychiatric-assessment

Jealous Boyfriend Bites Through Girlfriend’s Lip And Smears Blood On Her Face
September 5, 2014
http://elitedaily.com/news/world/jealous-boyfriend-bites-girlfriends-lip-smears-blood/740230/

Behind The Mind Of A Real Life Vampire – Vampire Court Of San Antonio, Texas
September 5, 2014
http://www.facebook.com/groups/vampirecommunitynews/permalink/794730197233248/

The Challenges Of Awakening – Michelle Belanger
September 5, 2014
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmaKPlgxXYA

2 Autistic Kids Eat Raw Meat, Drink Blood; Shocks Nation
September 6, 2014
http://www.emirates247.com/news/region/2-autistic-kids-eat-raw-meat-drink-blood-shocks-nation-2014-09-06-1.561974

Child Sacrifice Goes Mainstream – Conspiracy Video On Young Blood & Occult Vampires
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VW4bZXAD4W8&feature=youtu.be

Dansk 19-åring Er Selverklært Vampyr: Jeg Suger Blod Minst En Gang I Uken
September 8, 2014
http://buzzit.no/dansk-19-aring-er-selverklaert-vampyr-jeg-suger-blod-minst-en-gang-i-uken

Archaeologists Believe They Have Found Dungeons That Held ‘Dracula’
September 10, 2014
http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-history-archaeology/archaeologists-believe-they-have-found-dungeons-held-dracula-002057

‘Tea Party Satanist’ Says New Detroit Temple Is Too Liberal & Full Of Atheists
September 16, 2014
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/09/tea-party-satanist-says-new-detroit-temple-is-too-liberal-and-full-of-atheists/

The Austin Vampire Ball 2014 – Promotional Video
September 16, 2014
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PdfRS8lVOP0

So Called ‘ISIS Vampire’ Loves Drinking Infidel Blood
September 17, 2014
http://www.inquisitr.com/1485737/isis-news-disturbing-terror-tactic-channels-vampires-we-love-to-drink-infidel-blood/
http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/middle-east/2014/09/17/-We-love-drinking-blood-says-ISIS-vampire-.html

ISIS Jihadi ‘Vampire’: ‘We Love Drinking Infidel Blood’
September 18, 2014
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Peace/2014/09/18/We-Love-Drinking-Blood-ISIS-Vampire-Declares/

Spend Your 2014 Halloween Weekend In New Orleans This Year & Support Vampi(y)re-Hosted Events
http://merticus.com/vampirenews/2014/09/21/halloween-weekend-2014-new-orleans/

First Annual Taboo Masquerade & Fetish Ball – New Orleans
November 1, 2014, 8:00 PM CDT

The Bad Things Ball 2014 – New Orleans
October 31, 2014, 9:00 PM CDT

For Houston’s Vampire Community, Reality Bites
September 30, 2014
http://www.houstoniamag.com/news-and-profiles/culture/articles/for-houstons-vampire-community-reality-bites-october-2014