In the idea of happiness
in the idea of salvation
it’s winter, or summer, or some other time in the greater ritual
we store this in the cupboards
eyelet moon curve.
Environmental disaster or nuptial celebration, centuries and continents apart.
She said how she wanted our love to erupt all over the world.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1160 – Louis VII of France marries Adela of Champagne.

Text by Christof Migone. Prompts: texts by Jordan and Kathryn plus the prompts they chose.

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1985 – The volcano Nevado del Ruiz erupts and melts a glacier, causing a lahar (volcanic mudslide) that buries Armero, Colombia, killing approximately 23,000 people.

Todays Calls is part of the Phone Works series by Christof Migone. Website design by Endless Commons. Thanks to the Ontario Arts Council.