Ismitta Folami is a poet, author, independent electronic music artist/composer and screenwriter.
Originally writing poetry under the name Ofira Sephiroth, she is the author of four poetry books - Unspeakable Truths, Volume 1: Damnation Begins; Unspeakable Truths, Volume 2: Baptism By Blood; Versified Darkness and Versified Delusions. Ismitta was first published in 2006 when two of her poems (The Eternal, Part 1: The Renderer and The Eternal, Part 2: The Surrender) were published in the The Velvet Paradox, the second Dark Poetry Anthology by Jonathan Martin. Ismitta also writes micro-fiction, flash fiction, short stories and movie scripts.
As an Electronic artist, Ismitta's music spans various genres including Industrial, Latin House, World, Gabber/Hardcore, Techno and Drum 'N Bass. Best known for her work as Lady Venom (formed in 2006), three side-projects were later added (Beautifully Dead, Versucht zu Töten, Aggereth bat Mahathallah - collectively known as Mortis de Serpentis Productions). The project ended in 2011. In 2012, she returned to the Electronic music scene as Envy's Bane, concentrating on Industrial, Techno, Film Music and Dark Ambient.
Born and raised in Washington, Pennsylvania, Ismitta resides in Louisville, Kentucky. She's currently working on three scripts.