poem index

Vampire Poems

Year

2009
But first, on earth as vampire sent,
Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent:
Then ghastly haunt thy native place,
And suck the blood of all thy race...

From The Giaour [Unquenched, unquenchable] by Lord Byron


The Vampire by Madison Julius Cawein
A lily in a twilight place...

Christabel [Beneath the lamp] by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Beneath the lamp the lady bowed...

Lamia [Left to herself] by John Keats
Left to herself, the serpent now began...

The Vampire Bride [I am come—I am come!] by Henry Thomas Liddell
I am come—I am come! once again from the tomb...

The Bride of Corinth [From my grave to wander] by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
From my grave to wander I am forc'd...

The Vampire by Conrad Aiken
She rose among us where we lay...

The Vampire by Rudyard Kipling
A fool there was and he made his prayer...

The Giaour [Unquenched, unquenchable] by Lord Byron
Unquenched, unquenchable...

The Vampyre by John Stagg
Why looks my lord so deadly pale...