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Our need for monsters is what drives First Folio's vampire play

Personal grief often serves as grist for the horror writer's literary mill. Consider Anne Rice, who created Claudia, the undead child companion to Lestat and Louis in "Interview with the Vampire," after the tragic death of her own daughter from leukemia. Edgar Allan Poe's litany of loss spawned...
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