• Flux Magazine

"American Vampires" by Ben Scheg

I hear they wear flesh

Crafted like clothes,

I hear they eat slaves

And spit out their bones.

Profoundly profuse

With perilous presence.

Wells full of blood

Drawn from earth's essence.

The sea is a grave

For those things that don't die.

Immortal amalgams

Which suffocate life.

They once had a god

But they killed him in spite.

Now they feed on his corpse

And grow strong in the night.

61 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

  • White Facebook Icon

© 2023 by TheHours. Proudly created with Wix.com