Paula Rogers is a writer and illustrator based in San Francisco. Her work in print and radio has been featured by San Francisco’s KQED Public Radio, National Public Radio, the Third Coast International Audio Festival, and Salon. She worked as a copywriter and editor for Show Me How, an infographic guide to life published by Harper Collins, and currently illustrates new titles in the series. When not deepening her relationship with her computer, she enjoys painting, opining, and nurturing an unhealthy interest in numerous fictional characters.
To Live and Live in Dixie
By Paula Rogers
From A Taste of True Blood
This is one essay from the anthology A Taste of True Blood
“True Blood,” Alan Ball’s critically acclaimed television adaptation of Charlaine Harris’ bestselling Southern Vampire mysteries, is HBO’s most-watched show since “The Sopranos,” averaging over 12 million viewers an episode in its second season. Thanks to its large, dedicated fanbase, it won the People’s Choice “Favorite TV Obsession” award in early 2010.
A Taste of True Blood: The Fangbanger’s Guide gives those fans something to savor between episodes—and whets their appetite for more. Covering the show’s first two seasons and released just in time for the third (with real-time online updates from the book’s contributors throughout season three), the book includes pieces on: