Halloween Writing Prompt: A Vampire Walks Into the ER

J.J.Brown at the Morbid Anatomy Museum in Brooklyn Halloween.


This Halloween, why not tell – or write – a scary story?

Writing Prompt

A vampire walks into the emergency room…

You take it from here. I can’t wait to hear what you come up with!

If you’re looking for inspiration, please have a look at my interview with a real vampire (a person who consumes human blood) and two doctors about why vampires are afraid to go to the doctor. He also shared his own personal vampirism story as a first-person column.

In the tradition of All Hallows’ Eve reads that Neil Gaiman recommends, here are readings of my short stories from Death and the Dream: Rabbit Nightmare

and Rose Death

Won’t you tell me a scary story?

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