This is a poem about the cursed island of Poveglia.

Formed from the ashes of the dead

Where the mad are kept

Mountains of bodies are piled

Where quarantines are exiled

Last home for vicitms of the Black Plague

Mad doctors performed experiments on the strange

Submitted: July 24, 2017

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