One of the most prolific themes of the gothic literature is that of the Vampire!
The feared night creature that return from its grave to suck the life essence out of the sleeping…
And out of all the vampires one stood out, Dracula, the prince of darkness.
But there were vampires before Stoker brought up his character from the shadowy subconscious.
First there were the poems and their alluring figures!

๑۞๑ Poetry ๑۞๑

After that, writers started to sketch not only the figures but also the events surrounding the vampires.

๑۞๑ Short Stories ๑۞๑

And it was all put together by the authors that created the novels and the series that are based on vampire-characters.