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The Beast: from Energy-feeders’ Perspective

The Beast: from Energy-feeders’ Perspective

Many often point out how our experiences are varied however, it’s also important to note there are a lot of similiarities between sangs, eros, psi, and hybrids. One of them is what most call the Beast. Currently, many associate it only with Sanguinarians, Therians, and Weres. So we invited a psi vampire, a hybrid vampire, and an eros vampire to help […]

Vampire, Otherkin, Were/Therian Community Links

Vampire, Otherkin, Were/Therian Community Links

  (INITIAL VERSION) I believe in celebrating the differences we have in the community, instead of them causing division. And that the best way to grow is to empower our members to find their own path and seek those whom they think they could best learn from. Hence this list. Currently, there are talks of putting […]

January 2016 on Shadow Sage

January started out good for the Greater Vampire Community, with lively discussions, more information, and calls for change. Shadow Sage prides itself in helping give a voice to others and community building and since there was a need for a psychic vampire group to discuss feeding, abilities, teaching and learning, the Psychic Vampires group was put […]

Blood bonds

Blood bonds By Damien Ferguson     A blood bond is a very deep and hard to break bond that is done obviously with blood. There is one on one blood bonds or group, house and pack type blood bonds as well. There are pros and cons to one.A lot of it is dependent on […]

To Forum or Not To Forum? 

To Forum or Not To Forum By Damien and Rei A lot of things changed in the community since the dawn of the internet. Different platforms have been used, including but not limited to Ning, MySpace, LiveJournal, EZ Board which later on became Yuku. This past 5 years years however saw the full fledged move to […]

Vampiric Lexicon

(Admin’s Note: Some of the terms here have already fallen from use or their meaning changed)   *A* Adra: a vampyric sponsor or mentor. Ardetha (ar-de-tha): someone who is made a vampyre through a ritual or ceremony. See also: Latent Vampire Ancients: Refers to the ancient deities and mythical/spiritual personas such as Lilith, Set, The […]

An Interview With Kinesia: Looking Into The Sang Medical Research

Lately, there is a buzz within the community about the medical research being conducted about Sang vampirism. As with any revolutionary projects in the VC, it has met not only resistance but also misunderstandings. So we at Shadow Sage decided to interview Miss Kinesia to talk more about the aims of her project as well as […]

How to load words

By: Damien So what are loaded words? Ever read something and get chills, mood changes right after, a headache out of nowhere or similar? That is a word or words loaded with energy that gets unleashed when one reads them. Loading words with energy and to have an effect on one who reads them takes […]

Hybrid Vampires – Who, what, and why?

Hybrid Vampires – Who, what, and why?

By Zero Nightskye Several years ago, I wrote an article entitled “The Hybrid Vampire Manifesto“. While informative, the article has fallen slightly out of date, and hybrid vampires remain a contentious group within the community. Therefore, I’ve come to feel that it needs an update. Hybrid vampires, put very, very simply, are vampires who are […]

A Question of Etiquette: Courts/Houses/Etc.

A Question of Etiquette: Courts/Houses/Etc.

By: Rei The Vampire Community is vast. Some members in a given local area sometimes group together to form Houses, Courts, Clans, etc. Newly awakened ones may find themselves drawn to join one of them and it can be a concern for new ones how to conduct themselves when meeting other vampires for the first time. […]