(Originally posted on the MVMedia Blog)

Milton Davis

1). Tell us a bit about yourself.

I’m an indie author and owner of MVmedia, LLC, a publishing company specializing in science fiction and fantasy based on African/African Diaspora culture, history and traditions. I’ve written and published 21 novels and edited/co-edited seven anthologies.

2). Who is your favorite vampire author?

Actually, I don’t have one. But I must mention L. A. Banks for everything she did for the genre and others.

3). If you had the choice, would you be a vampire?

No. I don’t think I would like the taste of blood.

4). Who is your favorite vampire?

Blade, hands down.

5). What do you like the most about Slay?

I’m always a fan of anthologies and books that feature Black main characters and support Black authors. I’m also a fan of Nicole Smith. Who can say no to her?

6). What inspired you to write Bloodlines ?

I was inspired by my author friends. A lot of them are horror authors, so I decided to try my hand at it. I wanted to see if I could add a different spin on the vampire mythology.

7). Tell us a bit about your story.

Bloodlines is a story about a genetically engineered vampire who discovers what being a ‘true’ vampire really means.

8). What do you hope accomplish with Bloodlines?

I hope it entertains readers first and foremost, and I hope it adds a different spin to vampire mythos.

9). Will there be more stories about Telisa?

There could be. If there is a Slay II and I’m invited, then yes.

10). How do we keep up with all things Milton Davis?

You can check me out on Instagram at @obadoro, twitter as @Thegriot, and I’m on Facebook as well. I also have an author website (www.miltonjdavis.com), and there’s my publishing website, www.mvmediaatl.com

11). What advice would you give to Slay readers about this anthology?

It’s hot! Find a comfortable seat, fix your favorite beverage, then sit back and be amazed! Oh yeah, and spread the word.

To read Bloodlines by Milton Davis and the other amazing stories in this fantastic anthology, preorder your e-book today!

Slay: Stories Of The Vampire Noire