Fungi from Yuggoth
- This article concerns the poem sequence. For the eponymous species, see Mi-go.
is a sonnet sequence
by cosmic horror
writer H. P. Lovecraft
that constitute a continuous first-person narrative
. It concerns a person who obtains an ancient book of esoteric knowledge that allows one to travel to other planets and strange parts of the universe. The title is a term for the Mi-go
, an alien race the narrator encounters, which are fungoid
beings resembling crustaceans
which hail from the planet Yuggoth
, to which the narrator has unwittingly traveled.