I have a pet peeve I want to rant a little bit about today and not too surprisingly, it’s about vampires and how they are represented in the movies. I know that to a certain degree a movie is only as good as its script and that many times the author is told what to insert into the storyline by the producers. That is business, I get it, and I have no trouble with folks making money. That is not what bothers me.

June 19, 2009 was the 30th anniversary of McFarland Publishing Company and to celebrate they held a company picnic.

FantaSci is an event held at the Chesapeake Central Library in VA. I attended for the first time this June and had a blast. I was able to meet and greet with the public (which is always my pleasure to do) and speak on a panel about how to do research when writing a book […]

Can you tell me if I’m a vampire?
I have a craving for blood. Am I a vampire?
Are Vampires immortal?
Do vampires really drink blood?
Did vampires ever exist?
Can a crucifix kill a vampire?
Do vampires fear water?
Can a vampire fly?

Being a vampirologist I get asked a lot of very strange questions, like “What does human blood tastes like?”

Vampirologist Theresa Bane will be appearing at:

I was talking with my husband about the graphic novel “52” that we recently purchased and figured out that Bizarro Superman should be a vampire.

At DragonCon 2006 I was asked by Buzzy Multimedia to do an interview with novelist Jim Butcher, author of The Dresden Files

Photos of Theresa Bane & Vampire Pumpkin

Historic Greensboro, North Carolina, is infested with ghosts. Go “behind the scenes” to meet some of the city’s most famous haunted areas. You’ll learn the history surronding each haunting and hear frightening eyewitness accounts.