The advice is to live simply
light on a photosensitive plate
but I dark against the everyday of words
between the proletariat and the dialectical
texture of large walls.
Behind two bars, slip through the third.
We are poisoned by our own inertia.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1983 – Two correctional officers are killed by inmates at the United States Penitentiary in Marion, Illinois. The incident inspires the Superman model of prisons.

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

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1910 – Dr. Crippen is convicted at the Old Bailey of poisoning his wife and is subsequently hanged at Pentonville Prison in London.

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