Speculations about Sethra and the Lavodes (Was RE: TEST)

Joy Jennifer Nicholson jjnichol at MIT.EDU
Wed Feb 15 08:49:50 PST 2006

> In Keri Arthur's recent novel _Full Moon Rising_, vampires are
> fertile for the first 24 hours after rising from the dead.  Any
> children that result are called dhampires, and have some vampire
> traits.

In the Dark Jewels Trilogy by Anne Bishop (which I plug as often as
possible, because I adore them), an undead Guardian (essentially a
vampire) sires children by taking a magical potion that allows him to
be fertile again.