Dave McKean cover. The Sandman's epic origin story continues in the second issue of the new, bimonthly miniseries by the superstar team of writer Neil Gaiman and artist J.H. Williams III! As Morpheus transforms through the early ages, a mysterious white figure makes his own first appearance. And The Corinthian makes a deal - but it may prove to be a sacrifice that he's not able to live with. $4.99 cover price.