The Characters: Stefan and Damon Salvatore are vampires and brothers. They've spent most of their 500 years on earth hating each other's guts over a tragic event that ended with the woman they both loved dying. Drawn together again by mysterious forces and their fascination for highschool girl Elena Gilbert - who bears a starting resemblence to the woman they loved and lost - the brothers are forced to re-evaluate their opinions of themselves, each other and their own rocky relationship.
Fanlistings: In essence, a fanlisting is a list of people who are fans of a particular movie, book, tv show, or anything else fannish. In this case, Damon and Stefan.
The Author: For those of you who have no idea who the author is, you can find plenty of information on L.J. Smith's website. If you want to know what she's written, you can find a list of her books on the wiki. You can find fanfiction based on all her books on Twilight Tales.
The Site: Layout designed and maintained by Red as part of Vampire-Diaries.net. The actors in the banner are Ian Somerhalder (Damon) and Paul Wesley (Stefan) from the upcoming TV series on the CW. The quote is from chapter fifteen of The Awakening.