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Not one of my brightest moments…

The Vampyre Memoirs - Bohemian Rhapsodies

Like my sister Layla has told in our first book ‘The Vampyre Memoirs – Bohemian Rhapsodies’ our siblings ultimately agreed with her idea to tell Amy some of our most memorable experiences of our lives among humans, which is then published. Considering she was the one who came up with this slightly dangerous proposal, Layla …

You have been looking for us (Part 7)

After a while, I ultimately found her. Crouched to a tight knot on a side street, trembling, crying, gasping for air, unable to speak. In the dark shadows of the bushes opposite the street I noticed a hunchbacked creature lurking, waiting to prey on a troubled person in despair. “Oi, lollipop!,” I shouted, “There’s nothing …

You have been looking for us (Part 6)

I turned around to Amy and looked deep into her eyes. “Us ladies are going to dress up for an amazing evening. We’ll invite you for dinner and then we’re just going out dancing anywhere you like. You are not alone. You will not fear anything outside,” I bedazzled her. Amy slowly blinked. “I will …

You have been looking for us (Part 5)

Horatio looked at me with a stern glance. ‘Layla, we cannot help what happened. We have tried to help humans so often in just the smallest ways, it has not brought humanity any further,’  he thought. ‘Maybe not then, but excuse that I do feel responsible. If we only had gotten rid of that bastard …

You have been looking for us (Part 4)

… My name is Layla and this is my twin brother Horatio.” “Nice to meet you,” the young woman shook hands with me. “Amy. My name is Amy.” “We have known that already, but nice to meet you, Amy,” Horatio replied. “And I am deeply sorry for what happened to you. Humans often react so unreasonably …

You have been looking for us (Part 3)

“Indeed, we are, as you can see. You must have made some experiences with your so-called unknown in the past for you to believe that all the lores about whatever else may be dwelling on this planet are in fact very real and not much of another fairy tale,” I openly mentioned. “You are unusually …

You have been looking for us (Part 2)

The young woman in the door froze and knew instantly who we were. Hardly she could believe her own eyes. “May we come in?” I asked politely. “Uhm, yes, please, do come in. I guess this was bound to happen on one day. Apologies for my appearance today, I did not expect any visitors,” the …

You have been looking for us (Part 1)

It was just another one of those early afternoons after disturbing madness at day and night haunted by flashbacks when she laid stretched out on the sofa, energetically completely drained of the emotional response to her triggers. She just laid there, staring at the screen of her laptop in order to distract herself with some …

Cursing humanity?

Dear lovely readers, as we have to take care of urgent matters of our dear author A. V. Black, which requires our immediate full attention, and of her as well, we regret having to inform you that we are postponing our weekly tbt-post. Well, we don’t have to take care of her, but we want …

Where there is a spark…

Back then in 1790, the last sounds I heard were my brother’s whispers and sighs. With each passing moment, I fell deeper and deeper into an imprisoning darkness. My last bit of senses began to deteriorate rapidly despite the blood of my brother until they disappeared entirely. It was like my surrounding was suddenly gone. …