Award-winning author Nancy Kilpatrick has published 14 novels, 150-plus short stories, five collections of stories and has edited seven anthologies. She has also penned three comic books, co-scripted a bilingual stage play and written a slew of nonfiction. Much of her work involves vampires; for example, her popular Power of the Blood series, which will be reprinted this year (Mosaic Press), and her newest title Eternal City (Five Star Books/ Gale Publishing). In 2004 she will publish The Goth Bible, a nonfiction profile of the modern gothic culture (St. Martin’s Press), and Goth Gurrls & Boi, an anthology she is co-editing with Nancy Holder (Roc/NAL). Nancy is currently writing the screenplay for one of her books, Near Death, being produced by C3 Productions. Check her Web site for the latest news: nancykilpatrick.com.
Sex and the Single Slayer
By Nancy Kilpatrick
from Seven Seasons of Buffy
This is one essay from the anthology Seven Seasons of Buffy
Science fiction and fantasy authors, typically immune to the appeal of television science fiction, cannot resist the charms of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”.
Seven Seasons of Buffy is a collection of fun, irreverent and surprising essays on “Buffy” by some of science fiction and fantasy’s most important authors, including David Brin, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, Lawrence Watt-Evans, Sherrilyn Kenyon and Jennifer Crusie.
About the Author
Glenn Yeffeth is the editor of several anthologies in the Smart Pop series, including The Anthology at the End of the Universe, Farscape Forever!, Five Seasons of Angel, Navigating the Golden Compass, Seven Seasons of Buffy, Taking the Red Pill and What Would Sipowitz Do? He lives in Dallas.