Days become a cascade
of insignificance as their ghostly
remnants are borne into retinas.
Mind a-flutter with matters;
light and dark.
Some are starlight and some bend it.
Peristantly fingers grasp at and
entwine solemn syllables
mercilessly as the amnesia
multiplies and endemically spreads.
Brows become knit in concentration
as the flesh weaves
into a mask to help portray
the guise of comprehension.
A rubik's cube turned countless times
where none of the lines match anymore
and the kaleidascope of colours lies scattered.
This enigmatic series of events leads up to one
It rings within bones
and throbs in between the ribs
as the crimson echoes it amongst
The membranes swell and permeate
three meager letters and it is expelled
through raw and ravaged throats
as they starve for oxygen and receive
As the letters gather
within various cells,
nucleoli bending to this mutation;
it provides a cry
so deafening and so hollow