Manjasang is Occitan term for vampire. The Occitan language is a romance language that is spoken in southern France, Italy’s Occitan Valleys, Monaco and Spain’s Val d’Aran. It’s also spoken in Calabria, Italy, and Occitan is the official language in Catalonia.
Melusine is a creature derived from the classical lamiai figure. Stories claimed she was the daughter of King Elinas and his fairy wife. Angry at her father, she and her sisters turned their magic against their parents, and for her actions, her mother turned her into a serpent from the waist down. Melusine would remain this […]