Are you a fan of vampires? Do you feel delicious anguish at the thought of sharp fangs and their first dip into passionate red blood? Or maybe you’re fascinated by the lore of the vampire and how it has evolved. Whatever your vampire interests, Vampires Through the Ages is a book you’ll devour! This well-researched resource reveals:
• Earliest beliefs in blood-drinking demons and gods • Undead revenant outbreaks of Eastern Europe • The role of the early Christian church • Methods of combating vampires • Historical figures accused of being vampires • Modern explanations for the belief in vampires
The breadth and scope of this book is astounding, covering everything from the blood-drinking demons of ancient Babylon to modern movies and novels. It’s a must for anyone interested in vampires.
In Irish tradition, there is a wonderful story of bile, the ancient tree. It grows by the side of a sacred well, and acorns, nuts, and apples spring from its branches.
How wonderful it would be to live in the world of folk-tradition: a magical place where the world is joined-up, the sacred is apparent in the everyday world, and every living thing... read this article