Dark Silence

Smaller and smaller they became

The words on the pages lost to an abyss

Each day weaker and weaker

And the words vanish


But the colors stay

The colors and the sound

The sound and the colors

All the same shade

Limitless yet limited


3 rods

Blue, green, red

1 spectrum

Mantis shrimp


Hundreds of cilia

One frequency

One pitch

Screaming, screaming

No words


Where did the words go?

Abyss, abyss, abyss

Where did I go?

Words, words, words


Sounds echo

Forgotten, forgotten

Unanswered, unanswered

Fleeing children


Lights flash red

Stop, stop, stop

Circles, circles, circles

Failure, failure, failure


One color


One sound





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