August 26th, 2013

mosquito coil from kaka

On the subject of vampires

Parasol Protectorate was my first encounter with vampires as bees-- female-led by a queen, at the very least, even if they lack drones and swarms. Now here it is again in Patricia Briggs. Have I just not been reading the right vampire writers? Who first turned the isolated aristocrat Count Dracula into a they, and a they who are part of a social system as well?