After a fight with her boyfriend, a woman simmers with anger as she walks through Brooklyn's threatening streets. She is attacked, and discovers her fiercest self. The following morning, bruised but transformed, she purges and cleans.
In the wake of two back-to-back mass murders on Chico's frat row, loner Brent Chirino must infiltrate the ranks of a popular fraternity to investigate his twin brother's murder at the hands of the serial killer known as "Motherface."
Penelope is a modern-day witch - a 'Venefica,' to be exact. Today, she must undergo the mystical - and potentially deadly - rite of passage that determines whether her magic is to be used for good or for evil.