A book gave a prompt to write an “ode to a color” and showed examples of one in gray, another one in yellow. Here’s mine:
Ode To Black
Oil. Ford Model T. Soot. Tires. Ice. Tar. Coal. Tape. Boards. Clarinet. Lone Ranger’s mask.
Widow. Raven’s eye. Mamba. Cat. Panther. Bear. Wolf. Beretta. Funerals. Clergy. Umbrellas.
Pupils. Mascara. Eye liners. Head. Hair. Combs. Nail polish. Shoe polish. Tuxedo. Top hat.
Leather. Gothic. Devil. Witch’s dress. Dracula. Bats. Mass. Magic. Onyx. Gunpowder
Market. Judges. Mail. Guard. Sheep. Foot. Skin. Jack. -and-blue. Eye. History. Power. Belt.
Olives. Pepper. Beans. Rice. Coffee. Tea. Grapes. Pudding. Berries. Licorice.
Out. Clouds. Rain. Matter. Energy. Hole.
Paint it Fade to