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FORKNI-L Digest - 8 Dec 2001 to 9 Dec 2001 (#2001-368)

Sun, 9 Dec 2001

There are 2 messages totalling 121 lines in this issue.

Topics of the day:

  1. Question for a FK fanfic
  2. AdminL Forkni-l rules


Date:    Sat, 8 Dec 2001 19:22:32 -0800
From:    Lady Ariake <lady_ariake@y.......>
Subject: Re: Question for a FK fanfic

--- Nichole A Knight <cdisiere@j.......> wrote:
> I thought a dhampir is a half-vampire, half-gypsy
> child.  I got the info
> from 'The Encyclopedia of the Undead' and based on
> that I created
> Nichole. (and also placed the definition in my story
> 'Daddy's Little
> Girl')  Was I wrong?

The term is from the Romany language, but as far as I
know there is no limitation that the child must be
half Rom.  Presumably it rose up to explain odd births
within their own society, but like I said, I don't
know that they said it ONLY happened to them.  The
folkloric dhampir was a very strange creature in and
of itself.

Most actual vampire folklore is pretty nebulous.  I'd
say whatever works for the fic is the definition to go

Sorry for meandering off-FK-topic, though it IS


"If you're going to have delusions of grandeur, go for the really satisfying
ones."  (Marcus Cole, Anla'shok, or my life motto.)

"...In all things trust the Weyrfolk, for their cause is just and true."



Date:    Sun, 9 Dec 2001 13:26:23 -0500
From:    mclisa <mclisa@m.......>
Subject: AdminL Forkni-l rules

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