The Lost Library

This section of the Pink Plastic Universe is for poetry that has been displaced from another literary journal.

danse macabre  / V.C. McCabe

first published in Queen Mob’s Teahouse 

danse macabre I (Labor of Love)My girl, my girl, don't lie to me

danse macabre III (American Gothic)IMG_5883

danse macabre V (The Human Tree)IMG_5878


danse macabre VIII (#MeToo Chorus)


V.C. McCabe is the author of Give the Bard a Tetanus Shot (Vegetarian Alcoholic Press, 2019) and a Contributing Editor of Barren Magazine. Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and featured in exhibits and journals worldwide, including the Kurt Vonnegut Museum & Library, Poet Lore, Prairie Schooner, The Minnesota Review, and Entropy. Her website is