Monthly Digest: November 2016 The vampire’s “victim.” Demetrius Myiciura, a Polish immigrant, was found dead in The Villas, Stoke, UK, on November 24, 1972 by PC John Pye. He would later write about his experience in a short book called The Vampire of the Villas (2013). Picture: Chris Stone Films; Taliesin Meets the Vampires. November 29 “Based on a True Story: John Pye Recalls Night of Horror.” Callum Beesley reviews John Pye’s The Vampire of the Villas (2013). November 30 “Monthly Digest: October 2016.” Featuring a review of Rosemary A Johns’ Blood Dragons (2016), Erin Chapman’s favourite modern pop parodies (with a vampire twist) and the return of more Halloween goodies. Most Popular Post of the Month Anthony Hogg, “6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy an ‘Antique’ Vampire Killing Kit.” (October 31, 2014). The undisputed champ of the year!