Monthly Archives: March 2015

Judas- A traitor cast into darkness

There is a legend amongst the Hebrew people that tags Judas, betrayer of Christ, as the original vampire.  We know from ancient texts that Vampires were present on the Earth prior to Jesus’ crucifixion, yet the legend is still quite … Continue reading

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The Breslau Vampire | Welcome to the dark world of Author Lyn Gibson

The Breslau Vampire | Welcome to the dark world of Author Lyn Gibson.

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The Breslau Vampire

The legend was well known throughout Germany in 16th century.  The tale originates when a shoemaker committed suicide for reasons unknown on September 20, 1591.  The family was shocked by his actions and as suicides brought shame to the entire … Continue reading

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Abhartach – An Irish Vampire legend

   Irish legend dubs Abhartach as an ancient ruler of a small kingdom from the 5th or 6th century.  During this time period in an area known as Glenuilin (glen of the eagle) comprised of several kingdoms with their own … Continue reading

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Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper was supposedly a serial killer that terrorized the streets of London from 1888-1891.  Jack was successful in leaving behind one of the most notorious and still unsolved cases in history. I proposed a completely different scenario. In … Continue reading

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Sweeney Todd – A Vampire?

In case you are not familiar with the tale, Sweeney Todd was a “fictional” character in a book titled A string of pearls published in 1846 in London.  His “Character” was that of a mad man barber who dispatches his … Continue reading

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