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Vamp Queen Rocks Morbid Fandom. A Poem by Peter Magliocco
They do not bless the rose but the thorns hanging over her portrait tonight in your gallery of squalor, your face hidden by chiaroscuro blemishes from a performer's life: Oh those wrinkles & shriveled crevices Now adorn the snake's mottled skin a thousand fingers brusquely trip the malice