• Silver-gray, burning black,
    Bundles of steel wool, hiding our moon away.

    Skeletal fingers, bony, breaking,
    Trees snatch for a touch of sky, yearning.

    Snow-white, burning black,
    Bundles of dark fur, rank and dirty, hidden eyes watching.

    Slim, pale fingers, bleeding, broken,
    Blood, red as red, gleaming darkly on pale, burned flesh.

    Electric-blue, burning black,
    Yawning maws of Melancholy, drinking in the world.

    Blue eyes blink. White hands stir.
    From the crater where It fell, It stirs.

    Sickly-yellow, burning black,
    Rotting lips pulled back from diseased and broken teeth.

    "I'm back..."