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Artist is bitten by desire to put greenheads on canvas

By Geoff Edgers
Globe Staff / July 20, 2008

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They need blood. Your blood. That's how the mighty greenheads produce eggs. And the flies don't politely nibble or, like mosquitoes, stick you quickly. They tear chunks of your skin. Then they lap up the blood. (Full article: 1130 words)

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