Writing Vampires – Beautiful or Monsters?
I think it only appropriate that I talk a little bit about vampires along with the cover reveal of my first vampire book.
When I was growing up, vampires weren’t pretty, sparkly-in-the-sun beings. They were dark and evil creatures steeped in European mythology. They were inspired by the Strigoi, Vlad the Impaler and Bram Stoker’s Dracula among others.
The vampires I knew of fed on the blood of hapless victims and slept in coffins. They were walking...